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Simpson Gifts Spark Synergies in Supply Chain and Promote Gender Diversity

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August 17, 2020

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The Rogers couple wants to help make the U of A a leader in addressing the area of gender diversity in the field of supply chain management.

“This generous gift from Shelley and David will allow us to bring focus to the need to make sure that supply chain management is a field in business that promises opportunity for everyone,” said Matt Waller, Walton College dean. “We need the study and practice of supply chain to be as inclusive and diverse as possible, with a much better gender balance, and careers in the field to be open and welcoming to all. This gift allows us to better make that happen.”

Read the entire article at Arkansas News.


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