Patty Goodwill is the Vice President of Supply Chain for AA Metals, Inc. In her role, Patty is responsible for developing supplier relationship management and global sourcing strategy, optimizing supply chain process and delivering the cost effective logistics solution. Her leadership in Supply Chain Management is in alignment with AA Metals’ vision to be the largest and most dependable master distributor in North American of quality metal products by delivering competitive solutions for our customers through cost effective supply chain management and long-term vendor partnerships.
Patty has over 25 years of broad operations experience in highly engineered products. These experiences range from operations, plant management, supplier development, commodity management, procurement and supply chain. She enjoys making complex problems simple by building strong, customer focused solutions with robust processes and teams.
Before joining AA Metals, Patty was a SC Director with Eaton Aerospace where she was responsible for the definition and execution of supplier strategies and management of the divisions’ purchases globally as well as coordination and execution of the NPI programs as they related to external suppliers. Prior to that, she was the Chief Procurement Officer for GE Transportation Systems where she managed $2B in annual spend with global suppliers ranging from steel to castings to complex electronic systems.
Patty holds an undergraduate degree in Electrical Engineering and an MBA – both from Gannon University in Erie, PA.