Julie A. McAlindon is Senior Vice President, Supply Chain, Regions and Transformation for Eastman Chemical Company. Julie has responsibility for overseeing supply chain, indirect sourcing and procurement, regional leadership while also leading the transformation of Eastman by building business operating model capabilities across the company.
Prior to this role, she was Chief Procurement Officer and Vice President, Transformation. McAlindon joined Eastman in 2016, bringing more than 25 years of marketing, sales and business leadership experience. Before joining Eastman, McAlindon was with Avient Corporation (formerly PolyOne) as senior vice president, designed structures and solutions; and earlier, vice president of marketing. Prior to Avient, she had a 20-year career with The Dow Chemical Company and held a variety of leadership positions, including global corporate account director, home and personal care; global strategic marketing director, coating solutions; global business director, polypropylene; senior product director, LLDPE; and global marketing executive, performance fluids.
Julie earned a B.S. degree from the University of Western Ontario, London, ON, Canada. She also serves on the non-profit board of directors for Girls Inc., Kingsport.
Julie and her husband reside in Kingsport, Tennessee with their daughter. She enjoys boating, camping, and cooking in her spare time.
Julie A. McAlindon