The Peter Drucker Award for Excellence in Supply Chain & Logistics Management

The Peter Drucker Award for Excellence in Supply Chain & Logistics Management honors Drucker’s “Spirit of Performance” in management to a business leader who:

  • Exhibits high levels of integrity in moral and ethical conduct;
  • Focuses on results;
  • Builds on strengths;
  • Leads beyond borders to meet the requirements of stakeholders;
  • Ultimately, serves the common good.

2019 Recipient

B.J. Patterson

 President & CEO, LMA Consulting Group

Mr. Patterson spent the last 25 years working in the logistics field, working in every aspect of the business from Transportation to warehousing. He did this in the following positions  

Pacific Mountain Logistics and PML Freight Management- CEO A full service 3PL, providing: warehousing, distribution, VAS and freight brokerage RoadLink Transportation Solutions –

Vice President and General Manager Pacific and Mexico. Responsible for all activities for the Pacific/Mexico business unit NFI-Distribution; Vice President, Western Region, responsible for 18 locations in the Western US with both Contract and Public facilities in the region, with cross dock and delivery operations.  Exel, Inc.; General Manager/ Director, responsible for the West Coast Import Distribution Campus for the world’s largest retailer Wal-Mart. And Target Stores, Distribution Operations Manager.

2018 Recipient

LaDonna DiCamillo

Regional Assistant Vice President, BNSF Railway

Ms. DiCamillo works with California communities to address rail-related issues at both local and legislative levels in an effort to facilitate trade growth and improve freight mobility while sustaining livability in the communities through which BNSF operates.

Ms. DiCamillo began her railroad career in 1989 in the Research and Development Department of the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway (a predecessor to BNSF) where she conducted laboratory testing related to environmental and failure analysis projects.  In 1991, she was promoted and moved to California where she worked for BNSF’s Environmental Department for ten years.  As Manager Environmental Operations, Ms. DiCamillo implemented and managed numerous environmental compliance programs at BNSF facilities.  In 1999, she joined BNSF’s Government Affairs Group.

Ms. DiCamillo obtained her undergraduate degree in Chemistry from Washburn University in Topeka, Kansas in 1989.  In 1999, Ms. DiCamillo completed her Juris Doctorate at the University of La Verne, College of Law. 

Ms. DiCamillo is a Past Chair of the Long Beach Area Chamber of Commerce and BizFed, and she is a member of the boards of the Los Angeles Area Chamber, the Southern California Leadership Council and FuturePorts. She is an active member of the State Bar of California.

Ms. DiCamillo and her husband reside in Long Beach, California. 

2017 Recipient

Hasan Ikhrata

Executive Director, Southern California Association of Governments (SCAG)

Considered one of the preeminent transportation planning experts in the nation, Hasan Ikhrata is the Executive Director of the Southern California Association of Governments (SCAG), the largest metropolitan planning organization in the United States. Appointed in January 2008, Mr. Ikhrata has over 25 years of public and private sector experience in Transportation Planning in Southern California. At SCAG Mr. Ikhrata implements the policies of an 86-member Regional Council and directs day-to-day operations of the agency. He is credited with being a transformational and unifying leader who has enhanced SCAG’s value to member agencies and fostered unprecedented levels of public input and participation in the development of regional transportation plans.

2016 Recipient

Fran Inman

Senior Vice President, Majestic Realty Co.

Fran Inman directs government relations and community affairs activities for Majestic Realty Co., one of the nation’s largest privately held real estate development companies. With a real estate portfolio totaling approximately 78 million square feet of commercial properties. Majestic Realty has offices in Los Angeles, Atlanta, Bethlehem, Dallas, Denver, Fort Worth and Las Vegas. In 2014, Inman was re-appointed by Governor Brown to the California Transportation Commission where she has served since 2010. In 2013, Inman was also appointed to the National Freight Advisory Committee and co-chaired the sub-committee on project delivery and operations. In 2015, Majestic Realty Co. was named the North American Developer of the Year by NAIOP.

2015 Recipient


Noel Massie

President, UPS, Southern California District

Massie began his UPS career in 1977 as a part-time package handler while attending college. In 1980, he was promoted into management where he held a variety of positions across the country, including delivery operations, engineering, learning and development, and in UPS’ corporate office in Atlanta. He has served as a president for various business units since 1997.
In addition to his corporate responsibilities, Massie serves as Board Chair to the Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce, the Los Angeles Urban League and the World Trade Week Committee in Los Angeles. He also sits on the boards of Asian Americans Advancing Justice, the UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs and the United Way of Greater Los Angeles, and he serves on the Audit Committee of the Annenberg Foundation.

In 2014 Massie was named one of the 100 Most Influential People in Southern California by the Orange County Register. He also received the 2013 Healthy Babies, Healthy Futures Award from the March of Dimes; the 2012 Bernard and Shirley Kinsey Community Leadership Award by Florida A&M University and the 2010 Arrowhead Distinguished Officer Award by the Inland Empire Economic Partnership.



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