CONECT Young Professionals Committee Members
Ryan Dooley is the New England Sales Manager for Yang Ming (America) Corp. Previously Ryan was the the Head of Sales for INTTRA, New England representative for Hamburg Sued, and an Operations Manager for Sea Star Line, LLC.
Ryan attended the United States Merchant Marine Academy where he sailed on Maersk vessels to Europe and Asia, and graduated with an International Business degree from the Massachusetts Maritime Academy. With a background in operations and sales, Ryan is certified in CFR regulations, Coaching for performance, and Professional Selling Skills
James McCarthy is a Materials Planning/Logistics Analyst at nora systems, Inc. in Salem, NH. He is responsible for ocean container and airfreight imports, export documentation and compliance. Previously he worked as an Inventory Control Specialist with Rypos, Inc. and held co-op positions with Inteva Products in Wuppertal, Germany and Standish Investment Management in Boston, MA.
He graduated with bachelor’s degrees in International Business from Northeastern University and the European School of Business, Reutlingen, Germany in 2010. He successfully completed the APICS Certified Supply Chain Professional exam in January 2013.
Georgina Burton is a Global Trade Compliance Specialist at Haemonetics Corporation, a medical device company located in Braintree, MA focused on blood management solutions. She is responsible for supporting all aspects of import & export management as well as supply chain security programs globally for the company.
Georgina graduated from Boston College in 2011 with degrees in Economics and French. She spent a summer studying the French language in Bordeaux, France. Most recently, Georgina successfully passed the US Customs Broker License Exam and is currently applying for her Customs Broker License.
Charlie Cunnion currently serves as Manager, Transportation and Logistics for International Forest Products in Foxboro, MA. His scope of responsibility incorporates the establishment and execution of the organization’s global log, lumber, waste paper, plastics, and pulp supply chains.
Prior to IFP, Charlie was a Captain in the US Army serving operational and logistical functions that culminated in company command. He is a veteran of both the Iraq and Afghanistan wars.
Charlie is a graduate of Nichols College with a degree in finance and economics.
Ryan Dooley is the head of sales for INTRAL Worldwide. Ryan is responsible for business development, marketing, and account management for the NVOCC division of INTRAL. Previously Ryan was the New England representative for Hamburg Sued, and an Operations Manager for Sea Star Line, LLC.
Ryan attended the United States Merchant Marine Academy where he sailed on Maersk vessels to Europe and Asia, and graduated with an International Business degree from the Massachusetts Maritime Academy. With a background in operations and sales, Ryan is certified in CFR regulations, Coaching for performance, and Professional Selling Skills.
Mark Findaro is an International Account Coordinator at International Forest Products, a Kraft Group company that provides solutions for sales, logistics, and financing for suppliers and converters in the forest products industry. Mark works primarily in the fine papers division, but also assists the lumber group with Latin American shipments.
He graduated from Tufts University in 2012 with a B.A. in International Relations and a minor in Economics. In the fall of 2010, Mark immersed himself in a study abroad program at Pontificia Universidade Católica in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. In his spare time, he enjoys surfing, snowboarding and coaching youth lacrosse.
Lauren Gleason (Stokes) is the New England Account Executive for Hanjin Shipping. She works with importers and exporters throughout Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Connecticut, as well as various accounts in Toronto and Montreal. Lauren graduated from the University of Rhode Island in 2010 with dual degrees in International Business and Spanish Language and Literature. At URI, Lauren had the opportunity to study abroad in Granada, Spain for 6 months, taking Spanish and Economics classes while being immersed in Spanish culture. At Hanjin, Lauren sells services to and from various points in Asia, Europe, the Mediterranean, the Middle East, West Africa, and Brazil.