Western Washington's Leading Supply Chain Management Professionals
Education. Leadership. Networking.
ISM—Western Washington has been proudly affiliated with Institute for Supply Management® (ISM®) for 100 years. We are one of many global chapters representing ISM and our membership consists of a wide variety of supply management professionals in different industries and at all levels in their careers.
ISM—Western Washington remains dedicated to promoting educational and networking events for supply management professionals in the Pacific Northwest region. We support the professional certifications through ISM, including Certified Professional in Supply Management® (CPSM®) and Certified Professional in Supplier Diversity® (CPSD®).
Photo: ISM—Western Washington accepting 2019 ISM Chapter of the Year. Pictured : Kathleen Allen, CPSM, CPSD, Melinda Stewart, CPSM, CPSD, John Juan, CPSM, Lorie Day, C.P.M., Kellen Betts, CPSM, and Alex Galbraith, CPSM
Unconscious bias is real and exists in every one of us. Studies show that unconscious bias continues to be a potential blind spot for most companies. Participants will learn about the various ways that unconscious bias shows-up in the workplace, and meaningful steps leaders can take to consciously address unconscious bias and build a more inclusive culture. A brief exercise will be conducted with participants to drive self-awareness that each of us carries biases.