Spartan Donald Krebs shares his journey within Supply Chain Management.
Don Krebs is a Supply Chain Manager for Edwards Lifesciences in Irvine, CA. A packaging professional by education and experience, Don made a successful transition from various engineering functions to global supply chain management. Don specializes in global supplier relationship management, negotiation, and contracts. During Don’s time at Edwards, he has led and contributed to many “green” packaging initiatives and is an active promoter of lessening the environmental impact the medical device industry has on the planet.
Don is the proud father of two boys with his wife Alma in Tustin, California. He enjoys spending time with his family, outdoor activities, international travel, and weight lifting. Don is very passionate about sustainability and ensuring that generations to come will enjoy a “green” earth.
Don obtained a Bachelor of Science degree from Michigan State University’s School of Packaging and also an MBA from the University of California, Irvine. As a former member of the Board of Directors for the Michigan State University Packaging Alumni Association, Don is a strong supporter of MSU.