<div style="text-align: left;"><strong>John Ginascol</strong></div>
John Ginascol
Lake Forest Graduate School of Management has elected healthcare executive John Ginascol to its board of directors. Ginascol is vice president, nutrition supply chain of Abbott Laboratoreis in Libertyville Township. Ginascol has more than 32 years’ experience in the healthcare industry covering all aspects of operations, quality, and supply chain. His experience covers pharmaceuticals, hospital products, medical devices, and nutritional products. Ginascol is responsible for all elements of global supply for Abbott’s rapidly growing multi-billion-dollar nutrition business, including procurement, manufacturing, distribution, quality, and all related support functions. He was elected an officer of Abbott in 2008 and represents Abbott on several external committees, primarily focused on global agriculture, food safety and security, and harmonization and standardization of global food regulations. Ginascol earned a bachelor's degree in Chemistry (with honors) from the University of Texas, and an MBA from Lake Forest Graduate School of Management. He will serve on the School’s Educational Programs and Solutions (academics) Committee.