About ISM Miami Valley

ISM Miami Valley, Inc. is a non-profit professional organization open to all persons involved in the purchasing or supply management areas. ISM Miami Valley is affiliated with the Institute for Supply Management.

Our Mission Statement

The Mission of ISM Miami Valley is to serve as a Center of Excellence, Creating Value to the Purchasing and Supply Management Professionals in the Miami Valley. We will provide World Class opportunities through Educational Forums, Certifications, and Networking.

It is our Mission to promote increased recognition of the Institute for Supply Management and the growth opportunities afforded through membership of our professional organization.

History of ISM

For more than a century, Institute for Supply Management® (ISM) has impacted supply management and the purchasing profession through best in class education, certification, leadership development and research.

Since 2008, ISM has trained over 60,000 professionals in more than 30 countries. Thousands have received ISM’s coveted Certified Professional in Supply Management (CPSM) and Certified Professional in Supplier Diversity (CPSD) designations.

ISM research impacts the global economy. The ISM Manufacturing Report On Business® is one of the most reliable economic indicators available. Published monthly since 1931, the report includes the Purchasing Managers Index (PMI), developed in 1982 with the U.S. Department of Commerce, which measures new orders, production, employment and supplier deliveries. The ISM Non-Manufacturing Report On Business® debuted in 1998.

More than 100 years of experience speaks for itself: ISM can help you succeed.

Local Board of Directors

President – Mark Voorhis C.P.M. – president@ism-mv.com
Vice President – Lacee Freeze CPSM – vp@ism-mv.com
Treasurer – Mariellen Gillespie C.P.M., A.P.P – treasurer@ism-mv.com
Speakers  – Jon Keck CPSM, C.P.M. – meetings@ism-mv.com
Secretary – Gary Stiens C.P.M. – secretary@ism-mv.com 
Education Liasion- John “Jack” Kanet – education@ism-mv.com
Communications – Jake Holznecht CPSM – webmaster@ism-mv.com
Education Chair- Lacee Freeze CPSM