Meredith (Meri) Stevens is currently the Vice President, Strategy & Deployment, Johnson & Johnson Supply Chain responsible for leading end-to-end strategy and transformation to enable Johnson & Johnson to meet the needs of patients, customers and consumers in today’s dynamic healthcare market. In this role, Stevens drives the deployment of leading practices in the areas of Supply Chain Innovation, Digitalization, Value Chain Management, Planning and Performance.
Prior to J&J, Stevens was the Chief Supply Chain Officer at Newell Rubbermaid. Before Newell Rubbermaid, she spent several years at Tyco International as VP, Global Operations. Stevens has also held previous positions at General Electric, Bertelsmann, Inc. and Knoll Inc.
Stevens is an active member of the Smithsonian Science Education Center and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Supply Chain Advisory Boards.
Stevens holds a B.S. in Mechanical and Electrical Engineering and an M.S. in Industrial Management, both from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. She has been recognized in Supply & Demand Chain Executive and the Profiles in Diversity’s Women Worth Watching lists.