The Citadel

The Military College of South Carolina


Edward C. Barnes

Edward C. Barnes joined The Citadel faculty in August 2016. He teaches Quality Management & Production and Operations Management in the undergraduate program. In addition to teaching, Mr. Barnes owns a supply chain management consulting company.

Mr. Barnes has 31 years of experience in the supply chain field. He received a Bachelor of Science in Business Management degree from Charleston Southern University in 1984 and an MBA from The Citadel in 1990. Mr. Barnes served in the U.S. Navy as a senior enlisted Electronics Technician and Supply Corps Officer, retiring as a Lieutenant Commander in 2001.

He is certified in Production and Inventory Control (CPIM), Certified Supply Chain professional (CSCP), and Certified Six Sigma Black Belt (CSSBB). He has worked for Caterpillar, Ansten-Johnson, and Tupperware as a supply chain professional.

Mr. Barnes serves on the Board of Directors of APICS Charleston and The Flowertown Players.


Contact Information:
Telephone: 843.953.5056
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MBA, The Citadel
B.S., Charleston Southern University

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