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Assistant Professor, Management

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  Andy Sumutka began his relationship with York College in August of 2005 as an Adjunct Professor of Management.  He has taught Principles of Management, Operations Management, Business Policy & Strategy, and Managerial Finance in addition to becoming an active member of the college community. He led the development of an Introduction to Business course that premiered in the fall of 2006.  Beginning in August 2006, Andy joined the York College faculty full-time as an Assistant Professor of Management.  His formal education includes an MBA and a PhD in Management Science from Purdue University.  Andy also holds Bachelor & Master of Science Degrees in Chemical Engineering from Rutgers and Purdue Universities, respectively.
    Prior to joining York College, Andy was an Operations Manager for Procter & Gamble.  During his time there, he held positions of increasing responsibility in both the Paper and Beauty Care Sectors of the company.  His experiences include Category Strategy Development & Deployment, Supply Chain Improvement and Optimization, Lean Supply Chain Flow, and MRP II Class A Certification.     He was responsible for various Supply Chain, Manufacturing, and Logistics Operations Management.  Earlier responsibilities included quality control and improvement, Integrated Master Planning, Project Management, implementing High Performance Work Systems and as an internal consultant in Training and Organization Development.  In the process, he has applied the Deming Total Quality Improvement Process, and Toyota’s Total Preventative Maintenance (TPM) Improvement Process.
    Andy also served as a Captain in the US Army in Germany.  There he managed a supply point, was the liaison officer with the German Army to improve interoperability of maintenance operations between US and German forces, and finally ran the US Army’s Boeblingen Maintenance Facility.
    Andy and his wife, Andrea enjoy spending time with their four grown children.  Brian & his spouse Bianca live in Virginia, where Brian is a manager with Genworth Financial and Bianca teaches Cognitive Psychology and Statistics at Lynchburg College.  Diane is a high school Biology and Earth Science teacher.  Lisa, an architect “on sabbatical” teaching Montessori school, lives in Richmond, and  1st Lt David Sumutka, a maintenance officer in support of the 25th Infantry Division,  who currently resides in Hawaii.  Andy’s hobbies include coaching baseball (American Legion), hiking the Appalachian Trail, and teaching.

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