2019 Fall CSCMP Scholarship Winners


Leah Williams - TCU

 Leah Williams is currently a student at Texas Christian University. She will graduate in May 2020 with a Bachelor of Business Administration in Supply and Value Chain Management and two minors: Spanish and Comparative Race and Ethnic Studies. She is highly involved at TCU through her participation in marching band and Neeley’s Professional Development Center. In her free time, she enjoys arranging music for the Word of Truth gospel choir at TCU and playing clarinet in basketball band. She also has a passion for traveling and baking. After graduation, she will be working full time for 3M Corporation in their Optimized Operations (O2) program. In the future, she looks forward to exploring and developing her expertise in planning, sourcing, and logistics. 


Aakarsh Mehta - UTD

Aakarsh is currently pursuing his Master’s Degree in Supply Chain Management at The University of Texas at Dallas. After earning his bachelor’s degree, he worked for 3 years in multiple roles as a buyer in the manufacturing sector, where he also earned his certification as a Lean Six Sigma Black Belt. Currently, he is interning at Tesla, Inc. in their Global Supply Management Team. Aakarsh has also represented the CSCMP DFW Roundtable as a Future Leader at CSCMP’s 2019 EDGE Conference. Aakarsh will be graduating in May 2020 and is looking forward to launching a professional career in the Supply Chain realm. 


Sasank Godavarthi - UTD

Sasank is currently pursuing Master’s Degree in Supply Chain Management at The University of Texas at Dallas and will be graduating in May 2020. Prior to that, he received his Bachelors degree in Mechanical Engineering. While being a member of CSCMP, he is also an active member of ASQ, APICS, SAP, Enactus. Sasank also has Lean Six Sigma Black Belt certification from ASQ. Some of his favorite topics are purchasing and contracts management, operations management, Lean Six Sigma. Sasank strives to bring his knowledge and experience in the Procurement and Project management fields.