ATI Physical Therapy (ATI), one of the nation’s largest providers of physical therapy services, has announced the addition of Anne Berens to its leadership team as vice president of supply chain and procurement.
A seasoned strategist with vast experience developing and managing lifecycle supply chain solutions, Berens will manage all aspects of the procurement process, proactively supporting ATI’s work as an essential business at the clinic-level.
In her new role with ATI, Berens will be tasked with creating and implementing indirect and direct supply chain and procurement strategy and developing effective supplier and stakeholder relationships on behalf of the organization.
She will report directly to Joe Jordan, chief financial officer.
Berens comes to ATI after serving as an independent consultant for multiple businesses across the electronics, packaging, food production, health care and non-profit industries, for which she implemented strategic, end-to-end supply chain solutions for direct and indirect operations of all sizes.
Prior to that, Berens spent the previous five and a half years of her career with McDonald’s, most recently as senior director of global sourcing and procurement, handling strategic category management and supplier relationship management.
In a previous role at the company, Berens also led the adult promotions strategy and execution of McDonald’s famed annual Monopoly campaign. She has also previously held supply chain roles at Sara Lee Corporation and RR Donnelley.
Berens holds a bachelor’s degree in industrial engineering from St. Ambrose University and a Master of Science in management, strategy and leadership from Michigan State University.
ATI is based in Bolingbrook. For more information, visit ATIpt.com.