Holly Pearce has worked in supply chain and logistics for the past 20 years in various consumer product manufacturing and retail organizations. She currently serves as Director of Distribution + Logistics for Agway Farm and Home Supply – established in 1964, Agway is a full-service provider of retail products and services for the Agriculture, Feed, Lawn + Garden, Animal Health, and Pet sectors. Agway currently serves more than 1700 retail customers in the US. Prior to this role, Holly managed an Export Accelerator Program for the State of Virginia; connecting Virginia companies with resources, research, and potential partners abroad. Holly is also an adjunct professor at Virginia Commonwealth University, which allows her to stay close to emerging and disruptive technologies. She serves in various professional organizations, such as the Virginia International Business Council (acting President) and Virginia Maritime Association (former Chair). In addition to travelling abroad, Holly loves to explore Virginia; sampling the local cuisine and craft beverages the Commonwealth provides.