ARDEN HILLS, MINN. — Yone Dewberry has been named chief supply chain officer at Land O’Lakes, Inc. A nine-year veteran of the company, Mr. Dewberry will assume responsibility for the overall supply chain operations across the enterprise. He will report to Beth Ford, executive vice-president and chief operating officer.
Currently, Mr. Dewberry serves as senior vice-president, supply chain and procurement. His promotion is part of the company’s plans to evolve the structure of the supply chain to drive enhanced integration and expand the portfolio. Before he joined Land O’Lakes in 2008 as director of dairy planning, Mr. Dewberry was a supply chain consultant with companies such as BDP International and KPMG. Previously, he held direct leadership plant positions in Kraft Foods plants. He has a chemical engineering degree from the University of Pennsylvania and a master’s of business administration from Lehigh University.“Yone’s promotion to this important position aligns all key supply chain functions under a single leader who will focus on supply chain talent development and will position Land O’Lakes for the future,” Ms. Ford said.