Frank N. Bender Logistics Leadership Conference


Apr. 29, 2022, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.


Student Center, Dandini Campus

Sponsored by:

Join TMCC and the Frank N. Bender Center for Applied Logistics Management (CALM) for a day of insightful speakers and industry/student networking. Proceeds will contribute to scholarships for TMCC Logistics students in their pursuit of an Applied Science Degree in Logistics Operations Management.

TMCC Leadership Topics and Speakers

  • Three Pillars of Polaris Distribution: Lean, Employee Development, Leadership – Paul Eickhoff, Vice President Global PG&A
  • ITS Logistics, Where it Came From and Where it is Going – Scott Pruneau, CEO ITS Logistics
  • Reverse Logistics and the Secondary Market: the Unknown $300 Billion Industry – Dr. Ron Lembke, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Operations Management, UNR
  • Why Can't We Just Get Along? How to Communicate with Difficult People – Veronica Frenkel, M.A., SPHR, SHRM-SCP, CEC, President, Pathways Consulting
  • Reshoring and Supply Chain Resiliency – Tom Simpkins, Director Nevada Industry Excellence
  • A Panel Discussion: Overcoming Labor Challenges in a High Demand Industry

Lunch is provided by the TMCC Culinary Arts program with each registration. A wine and cheese networking event will be held at the Golden Frog after the conference – sponsored by Relentless Fulfillment. (2 tickets per registration – must be 21+.)