Vice President, Sourcing and Vendor Management
Wade joined the ACC team in 2016. He is an indirect procurement subject matter expert in the areas of procure-to-pay, supplier performance/relationship management, and contract management. He also finds hard cost savings and value efficiencies for ACC’s clients within the spend areas of information technology, contingent/temporary labor, telecommunications, and business process outsourcing.
Wade has nearly 20 years of experience in the fields of procurement, sourcing, and vendor management within both the public and private sectors. Having served in financial services, pharmaceuticals, automotive, and healthcare industries, Wade has built several in-direct procurement organizations from the ground up. He saved clients tens of millions of dollars through pricing negotiations, procure-to-pay process, re-engineering, and business process in & out sourcing.
Education & Certifications
Masters Degree in Public Administration – California State University Long Beach
Bachelors in Political Science & Municipal Budgeting – California State University Long Beach
CPSM – Institute for Supply Management
ITILv3 Foundations – Information Technology Information Library
Institute for Supply Management, Gulf Coast Chapter