Meet Our Alumni
Stephanie Bedard grew up in Charleston, South Carolina, and graduated from the University of South Carolina in Columbia where she studied supply chain, operations management, and international business. After graduating, Stephanie joined Johnson & Johnson's Global Operations Leadership Development program and moved across the United States working in engineering, distribution operations, and new product development. Stephanie moved to the United Kingdom with Johnson & Johnson in 2014 to support a new facilities management center of excellence. She helped direct Johnson & Johnson's global workplace experience program comprising health & wellness, brand, information technology, facilities, and human resources.
Stephanie was excited to take the next step in her career by enrolling in the Full-Time MBA program as part of its inaugural class in the fall of 2015. Excelling in her courses, Stephanie was selected as the 2016 Outstanding Full-Time MBA student by the faculty.
Building on her operations experience, Stephanie accepted a post-MBA role in Chicago as a Sourcing Associate with A.T. Kearney, a management consulting firm. Stephanie is now the Global Energy Category Manager for Sonoco Products Company, a diversified packaging company based in Hartsville, South Carolina.