Rick Hollander

Professor of Practice, Extension Services Program Director

Rick Hollander serves as a Professor of Practice and is the instructor of record for Manf. 465 . His expertise is in implementing best practices to optimize end-to-end supply chains and manufacturing operations within site, division, and corporate environments.  He has gained experience in multiple industries, including furniture, aerospace, automotive, and electronics across the United States.  Prior to joining Ole Miss, he was VP of Supply Chain for VIP and Cinema  Seating and VP of Manufacturing and Supply Chain for Cirrus Aircraft.

Rick holds a Bachelor of Science degree in industrial engineering and an MBA from the University of Tennessee-Knoxville.  He also taught operations management and supply chain as an adjunct professor at the University of Minnesota – Duluth.