Ruben Johnson, D.M.

Executive Dean, Business and Information Technology, Cedar Valley College
Acting Program Director, Logistics, Supply Chain Management, and Manufacturing Technology


History With DCCCD

  • pre-2007 – Program coordinator of Logistics Technology program at North Lake, visiting scholar faculty member and full-time faculty member
  • 2007 – Executive dean of the Business and Information Technology Division at Cedar Valley

Educational Background

  • Associate of arts degree in general education, University of Maryland
  • Bachelor's of science in logistics management, Park University
  • Master of business administration in technology management, doctorate of management in organizational leadership, University of Phoenix

Professional Certifications

  • Industry certifications of Certified Logistics Associate (CLA)
  • Certified Logistics Technician (CLT) from the Manufacturing Skills Standard Council (MSSC)

Professional Memberships and Associations

  • Institute of Supply Chain Management
  • Warehouse Education and Research Council
  • Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals
  • National Association of Purchasing Management
  • MSSC's National Expert Panel

Related Professional Experience

  • Has more than 25 years of experience in supply chain management, including positions as warehouse clerk, supply administrator, warehouse manager, logistics operations manager, requisition and procurement clerk, dispatcher, supply chain account auditor and inventory control manager.
  • After a 20-year career in the U.S. Marine Corps, Dr. Johnson worked as a warehouse manager for Ashland Chemical Manufacturing Company (now Air Products Chemical Company) and as an area manager for a Wal-Mart distribution center in LaGrange, Georgia.