Truman Alumnus to Present as Executive-in-Residence

Alumnus Charles H. (Chuck) Woods (’86, ’95) will present as the Executive-in-Residence on Oct. 2 for the Division of Business and Accountancy. Woods will give two presentations, “The Firm and its Stakeholders - A Leadership Perspective - Customers” from 3:30-5 p.m. Oct. 2 in Violette Hall 1000, and “The Firm and its Stakeholders - A Leadership Perspective - Shareholders” from 7-8:30 p.m. Oct. 2 in the Student Union Building Activities Room.

Woods is director of Financial Planning and Analysis for Boeing Integrated Defense Systems. In this position he is responsible for the development of the Long-Range Business Plan, preparing financial forecasts, internal performance reporting, supporting external financial reporting and capital planning.

Woods previously served as the director of Supplier Management Finance Operations for Boeing Integrated Defense Systems, where he was responsible for the processes, systems, tools and skill development required to estimate, manage and analyze supplier costs, as well as providing business case analysis for supplier affordability improvements. Prior to this assignment, Woods was director of Financial Operations for Boeing Military Aircraft and Missile Systems in 2000.

Woods currently sits on the Truman State University Foundation Board of Directors. He gave the commencement address at Truman’s Winter 2002 commencement.

Woods received his bachelor’s degree from Truman State University, and a master’s of business administration degree from Southern Illinois University. As the Boeing executive focal for Truman State University, Woods plays a key role in developing Boeing’s relationship with Truman.
Woods and his wife, Sherri, have three children, Bryce, Ally and Justin, and reside in Hazelwood, Mo.
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