Operating VP, Category Management, Owens & Minor
Tonnice Charles
Operating VP, Category Management, Owens & Minor
Tonnice Charles spearheads the evaluation of new business opportunities in product and suppliers, the implementation of manufacturer programs, and the development of pricing strategies. She is accountable for growth and profitability of a $2 billion portfolio of products. Prior to joining Owens & Minor, Charles served as Director of Supply Chain at The Home Depot where she set strategic direction, outlined specific project elements, and gained upper management alignment to project direction for the merchandising organization. Charles serves on the Advisory Board for Virginia State University and the Board of Directors for Excel To Excellence. She holds an MBA in Supply Chain/Operations from the Kenan-Flagler Business School at the University of North Carolina and a BS in Electrical Engineering from Southern University and A&M College.