Jake McNichols is an Adjunct Instructor of Management at Ole Miss School of Business and the Supply Chain Manager at Alan Wire Company, a copper wire manufacturer in Southeast Missouri. He received a B.S. in Management and an MBA from Bethel University. Jake’s expertise spans developing effective business communication practices; fostering and mentoring young adults entering the workforce; materials management and procurement sourcing strategies; successful transportation and logistics tactics; and cost / value analysis. Jake leans toward project-based learning strategies and a teaching philosophy of reading, reflecting and responding.