Senior Sourcing Officer
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Diane S. Garrett, C.P.M., is a Senior Sourcing Officer at Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC). She is responsible for sourcing medical equipment for the VUMC clinical enterprise, which is comprised of six acute care hospitals, five ambulatory surgery centers, and >200 clinics across a wide geographical footprint. She represents VUMC Supply Chain Services to both VUMC departments and external suppliers. Diane began her full time Supply Chain career with the Howard Hughes Medical Institute before joining VUMC. She was a member of the 2014 Healthcare Supply Chain Department of the Year (VUMC). She is active in the Institute for Supply Management (ISM) Nashville Chapter, currently serving as Immediate Past President, having previously served as President, Vice President, and Director on their Board of Directors. She received the Leadership Person of the Year Award for 2016, and the William J. Burns Award (highest award bestowed) for 2014 from the ISM-Nashville Chapter.