Nichol Luoma is Vice President of University Business Services, University Sustainability Operations Officer and Chief Procurement Officer. Luoma is a first generation college graduation and has nearly two decades global business operations leadership experience. She oversees multiple operations at Arizona State University including supply chain (procurement and materials management), auxiliaries, parking and transit, sustainability practices, risk management, physical security initiatives, emergency management, and environment health & safety.
Luoma has been a resident of the Phoenix metro area for over 25 years. She graduated summa cum laude from ASU’s W. P. Carey School of Business and Barrett, the Honors College with a bachelor’s degree in supply chain management. She was further recognized as an undergraduate as ASU W. P. Carey School of Business Outstanding Graduating Senior. Luoma holds an Master in Business Administration (MBA)from Duke University and was honored at Duke as a Fuqua Scholar. She is a Past President (2018-2019) of the National Association of Educational Procurement (NAEP) and is a faculty member for NAEP and the Western Association of College and University Business Officers (WACUBO).