Management & Marketing

Maria Jenks

Assistant Lecturer

M.B.A., Rockhurst University, Kansas City Missouri
B.S.B.A., Miami University, Oxford Ohio

Executive Leadership Program, Wharton School of University of Pennsylvania


Teaching Interests

Operations and Supply Chain Management

Project Management

Blockchain and Digital Innovation in Operations and Supply Chain

Management and Leadership


Areas of Expertise

Ms. Jenks has served in senior executive roles, leading supply chain and finance functions at major corporations. Her corporate career included 25 years in the energy sector, as well as the retail and banking industries. Ms. Jenks’ experience includes large energy construction projects, technology and enterprise transformation projects, audit and risk management, strategy and mergers and acquisitions. She has testified in front of regulatory agencies and presented at industry conferences on a wide range of topics including supply chain risk management, supply chain operations, digital transformation and analytics, merger integrations, internal audit, leadership development, sustainability and supplier diversity. Her leadership has extended to the community as well, having served on the boards of a number of nonprofit organizations.


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Maria Jenks

Assistant Lecturer
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