Kim Humphrey

Kim Humphrey manages the Strategic Sourcing and Supplier Development Office for Huntington Ingalls/Newport News Shipbuilding.  Kim is responsible for leading strategic initiatives, including demand forecasting, leading the process for new and existing suppliers, building marketplace expertise, and supplier development. 

Kim has over 20 years of leadership  experience with international companies. Her diversified background includes quality management, logistics and operations management, continuous improvement, and process excellence. 

Kim is the National VP of Alliances for the Association for Manufacturing Excellence (AME) and an AME Southeast Region Director. She serves on the Board of Directors for the Virginia Senate Productivity and Quality Award (SPQA) and leads the Discovery Program. She also serves on the Virginia One’s to Watch Program as a mentor.  She is a Baldrige National Quality Award Board Examiner and a Board Member of the Future of Hampton Roads (FHR). She has extensive experience in the business community. She is a Virginia Peninsula Chamber of Commerce Leadership Institute graduate and previously served as the President of the Chamber of Commerce LVP (Leadership Virginia Peninsula) organization. Kim also held the position of President of the Hampton Roads Chapter of APICS. 

Kim serves as a Grievance Panel Member, appointed by the City of Hampton Virginia. She also is a Virginia Supreme Court certified mediator, mentor, and trainer. 

Kim attended Rochester Institute of Technology and holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from Nazareth College.