Vice President, Fleet Management & Electrification Strategy
Postmaster Louis DeJoy has announced Ronnie J. Jarriel, as the Vice President of Fleet Management and Electrification Strategy (ES), a newly created role effective, April 8. Reporting directly into the Postmaster General, this organization will drive the strategy to accelerate the acquisition and deployment of our new vehicle fleet, to include the new electronic vehicles (EV) and associated infrastructure in support of our strategic agenda. It will consist of the Fleet Management organization, to include the Vehicle Maintenance Facility, the Vehicle Center of Excellence team, the Next Generation Delivery Vehicle group, and the contracting teams responsible for Vehicles & Delivery. The Delivery Industrial Equipment team will remain with Supply Management.
This new team will have end-to-end responsibility for fleet management, starting with the design and development of vehicles through acquisition and deployment. This organization design provides direct control over resources required to modernize the existing fleet while making strategic investment decisions that align with the broader organizational strategies.
Ron is a proven global, innovative Supply Chain Management professional with multi-industry experience. He has a track record of accelerating growth, leading transformational projects, and establishing customer and supplier partnerships producing the most effective and efficient supply chains. He is a results-oriented inclusive leader that has built, managed, and led high performance teams to accomplish organizational objectives. Most recently, Ron has served as a strategic advisor to the USPS leadership regarding the fleet management and electric vehicle strategy. Prior to his time with the Postal Service, Ron held senior leadership roles at both XPO Logistics and New Breed Logistics.
Ron possesses multiple degrees from Liberty University: Master of Science in Accounting, a Master of Business Administration, and a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration. Ron is also a Certified Integrated Resource Management (CIRM) and Certified Production and Inventory Management (CPIM) professional and a veteran of the United States Air Force.