Leadership

 

Scott Carter - Chief Executive Officer

Scott Carter serves as Chief Executive Officer of National DCP, the $2 billion supply chain management company serving the franchisees of Dunkin’. He is responsible for leading the company’s overall business strategies focused on transformation, effective processes and sustainable growth. Leveraging his more than 25 years of extensive experience in business strategy, supply chain innovation and management, Carter has played a major role in helping NDCP evolve from five separate operating companies into an award-winning nationally unified cooperative. Prior to joining NDCP, Carter served as the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Supply Chain Associates, LLC, and also held executive roles with CHEP a Brambles Company, Coca-Cola, Inc., Ernst & Young, LLC, McDonalds Corp., and UPS. Read More

 

Regina Bryant, Chief Human Resources OfficerRegina Bryant - Chief Human Resources Officer
Chief Human Resources Officer Regina D. Bryant, SHRM-SCP, spearheads the HR, safety functions and people strategy for NDCP. She is responsible for creating programs and practices designed to engage and develop the organization’s nearly 1,700 dispersed employees, leading workforce strategy and planning, talent management, performance and compensation management, benefit and wellness programs, and payroll for the organization. Bryant previously served as VP, Human Resources with Steelcase Corporation, Director, Human Resources at Sciele Pharmaceuticals (Shionogi), VP, Human Resources for NAC International and Director, Human Resources for Serologicals. Read More

 

Liz Longstreet Darr - Executive Vice President of Strategic Sourcing

With nearly 20 years of experience in the foodservice industry, Liz Longstreet Darr serves as the Executive Vice President of Strategic Sourcing at National DCP (NDCP), the $2 billion supply chain management company serving the franchisees of Dunkin’.  In this role, she is responsible for strategic oversight of NDCP’s partners, suppliers and vendors to effectively support the company’s supply chain, strategic sourcing and program management functions. Longstreet Darr has spent the past 12 years in supply chain roles supporting multi-unit restaurant companies such as Darden Restaurants and Focus Brands. Most recently, she served as the Chief Operating Officer (COO) of SpenDifference, a supply chain organization dedicated to the multi-unit restaurant industry, and a subsidiary of Foodbuy and Compass Group, the largest food and support services solutions company in the United States.  She completed her undergraduate degree at Cornell University, and her MBA at Emory University.  Read More

 

John Ditmars - Executive Vice President, Operations
John Ditmars serves as the Executive Vice President, Operations for National DCP, LLC (NDCP), the $2 billion supply chain management cooperative serving the franchisees of Dunkin’ Donuts. He has a 26-year-legacy with NDCP, beginning in 1992 when John served as a driver for over two years before assuming leadership roles. Read More
 
 
 
 

 

Steve Domonkos - Chief Operations Officer 

A proven leader with a background of more than 30 years in logistics and supply chain management, Steven Domonkos serves as Chief Operations Officer for National DCP. He oversees all domestic and international distribution activities for NDCP, which encompasses company operations, oversight of all distribution centers, inventory management, safety and member services. Leveraging strategic insight with strong people management, Domonkos drives his team to exceed company operational metrics such as perfect order targets while improving the service delivered to members. Read More

 

 

 

Alan Grottle - Chief Financial Officer

Alan Grottle serves as Chief Financial Officer for National DCP, (NDCP) the $2 billion supply chain management cooperative serving the franchisees of Dunkin’ Donuts. In this role, Grottle focuses on driving profitability, financial strength and process improvements while guiding the finance and accounting teams. Grottle’s numerous contributions to the organization include creating and developing the FP&A, Data Analytics and Treasury/working capital management functions, improving cash reporting and analytics, improving the annual budget review and approval process, implementing Host Analytics planning and reporting software and developing strong department talent. Read More
 
 
 
Christopher Lafaire - Senior Vice President, Information Technology
Christopher Lafaire serves as the Senior Vice President, IT for National DCP, LLC (NDCP), the $2 billion supply chain management cooperative for the franchisees of Dunkin’ Donuts. In this role, he leads the company’s Information Technology and Business Process Improvement functions. Effectively translating telecommunications into business processes, Lafaire has grown NDCP’s use of technology to drive supply chain innovation while reducing overall IT costs. He guides continued standardization across NDCP’s network, enhancing business operations, cross-functional collaboration and technology support for NDCP’s members. Read More
 
 
 
 

Shira Miller - Chief Communications Officer

Shira Miller, CPCC, is the Chief Communications Officer of National DCP, the $2 billion supply chain management company serving the franchisees of Dunkin.’ In that role she oversees all aspects of NDCP’s brand image and reputation, including corporate communications, public relations, employee communications, issues management and community relations. Miller is also a Certified Executive Coach, a two-time TEDx Speaker, a contributing writer for Thrive Global, Arianna Huffington’s online community that helps people unlock their greatest potential and is currently working on a book project to help people get unstuck and unleash their inner rock star. Prior to joining NDCP, she served as President of Shira Miller Communications, working with clients such as Cox Communications, Spanx, InterContinental Hotels Group, Farm Rich, FOCUS Brands and the Synthetic Turf Council. Read More

 

Grant Shih - Chief Information Officer

Grant Shih serves as the Chief Information Officer for National DCP, (NDCP) the $2 billion supply chain management company serving the franchises of Dunkin’. In this role, Shih focuses on leading innovative technology solutions, improving infrastructure operations, performing systems implementations, integrating data sources, delivering end user support, and providing security around enterprise transactions and activities. Prior to joining the company, the 20-year IT industry veteran served as the Chief Information Officer for Encompass Digital Media. He also held leadership roles at Carter’s/OshKosh B’Gosh and Accenture.

 

William Whitehead - Executive Vice President, Operations
William Whitehead serves as Executive Vice President, Operations at NDCP, William (Will) Whitehead strives to bring about technological innovation in the supply chain. He has more than 28 years of supply chain and systems experience and 16 years of experience guiding businesses through their supply chain strategy transformations, system implementations and project management. Whitehead has achieved recognition for his work in logistics, serving as a panel speaker at various national conferences. At NDCP, Whitehead focuses on improving overall technology use, logistics design and project management for the $2 billion supply chain management cooperative. Read More