Matt Waller

Dean, Sam M. Walton College of Business
University of Arkansas

Matthew A. Waller is dean of the Sam M. Walton College of Business at the University of Arkansas, where he also serves as the Sam M. Walton Leadership Chair and a professor of Supply Chain Management. He was the recipient of the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals’ Distinguished Service Award in 2020 and is the former co-editor-in-chief of the Journal of Business Logistics. In addition to his work in academia, Matt is a board member of the Winthrop Rockefeller Institute and was co-founder of Bentonville Associates Ventures and co-founder of Mercari Technologies. He also is co-author of The Definitive Guide to Inventory Management, Purple on the Inside: How J.B. Hunt Transport Set Itself Apart in a Field Full of Brown Cows, Integrating Blockchain into Supply Chain Management: A Toolkit for Practical Implementation, and The Dean’s List: Leading a Modern Business School.