As the Director of Operations, Jackie Thomas is responsible for setting the strategic direction for the Logistics team, Information Systems, and Administrative Operations teams. Jackie is responsible for leading and managing strategic planning, social media, business systems management, employee development, operational excellence, and facility security initiatives. Jackie has 6+ years of experience in research, quality system management, strategic planning, accounting, and contract management. She has a B.S. in Agriculture from The Ohio State University, an MBA specializing in Leadership and Operations from OSU’s Fisher College of Business, and a Lean Six Sigma Green Belt.