Dr. Deepak Iyengar received his Ph.D. in the area of Logistics and Supply Chain Management from the University of Maryland, College Park. His areas of research and teaching include logistics and sustainability in supply chains. He is currently an Assistant Professor at Central Washington University, Ellensburg in the Department of Supply Chain Management. Dr. Iyengar has published works in leading supply chain and logistics journals like Journal of Business Logistic, International Journal of Physical Distribution & Logistics Management, and Transportation Journal to name a few. In addition, he has mentored students and led projects using the methodology of Lean Six Sigma to various 3PLs.