Ms. Linda S. Wood

Vice President, Operations Services, R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company


Vice President - Operations Services, R. J. Reynolds Tobacco Company (35 Years)

Operations Services includes Operations Strategy & Planning, Supply Planning & Logistics, International Operations and Procurement.  These services are provided to all RAI operating companies through services agreements which provides for efficient, effective and consistent processes across the enterprise.

Previous roles: 

  • Production and Material Planning
  • Distribution Planning and Finished Goods Distribution
  • Operations Planning
  • Distribution Operations – Central Distribution Center, Trucking, Cold Storage
  • Procurement – Indirect Materials and Services
  • Supply Chain Planning & Operations Strategy
  • HR Strategic Business Partner – client Operations

Industrial Engineering & Operations Research from Virginia Tech

  • YMCA NWNC BOD (2001 – current) and Chief Volunteer Officer (2013-2015)
  • Goodwill Industries NWNC BOD (2001 – current) and Board Chair (2007)
  • YMCA Camp Hanes BOD (2001 – current) and Board Chair (2006-2008)
  • Virginia Tech CEED Industrial Advisory Council (2008 - 2012)
  • Virginia Tech Industrial & Systems Engineering Advisory Board (2012-current)

Ms. Linda S. Wood

Ms. Linda S. Wood
Ms. Linda S. Wood