Keith Connolly

Adjunct Faculty

Address: Beatty Center 420
Phone: 469-490-6205
Curriculum Vitae: Download

Keith Connolly is a Global Supply Chain Executive with 30 years of progressive Supply Chain and Executive Management experience. His corporate career spanned 25 years at AT&T, 17 at the VP-level, the last 9 of those leading sourcing, inventory planning, forward/reverse logistics, and supplier quality for consumer products such as mobile devices, tablets, broadband gateways, and set-top boxes. Keith was responsible for all AT&T Logistics, including Mobility and Wireline Network Infrastructure. He possesses an MBA from San Jose State University, a Master's degree in Telecommunications Management from Golden Gate University, and a Bachelor's degree in Purchasing and Materials Management from Arizona State University. He informed and advanced industry-wide in supply chain practices and as former Chair of the Association of Supply Chain Management and former Chair of the Board of the Dallas/Fort Worth Minority Supplier Development Council. He served on the University of Texas at Dallas' Supply Chain Industry Advisory Board. Keith is currently an adjunct professor in Supply Chain at the College of Charleston, a Strategic Advisor to CTDI (a multi-billion dollar Engineering, Repair and Logistics company), a Strategic Advisor to TeX Advisory Group, and member of Charleston County Procurement Appeals Board


San Jose State University (1998), San Jose, CA.
Master of Business Administration

Golden Gate University (1994), San Francisco, CA.
Master of Science, Telecommunications Management

Arizona State University (1991), Tempe, AZ.
Bachelor of Science, Purchasing/Materials Management

Courses Taught

  • Purchasing and Supply Chain Management
  • “Independent Study: Bachelor’s Essay in Supply Chain Management”