Robert McKeel brings over 25 years of experience in business strategy, operations, integration and product management.
Robert is responsible for maximizing operational performance, delivering best-in-class service to the Fortna global client base and driving business results forward with his unique combination of financial acumen and operational expertise. In addition, he will also continue to grow and transform the Fortna business both organically and through acquisition, with a specific emphasis on the diversification of markets and clients.
Robert holds an MBA from James Madison University, a Master of Computer Science degree from the University of Virginia and a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from North Carolina State University. He also serves as on the Board of Directors for the United Way of Greater Atlanta.
Chief Product and Technology Officer
Mary Elliott has more than 20 years of technology development experience and brings both sage leadership and expertise to Fortna’s software and technology development efforts.
Mary is responsible for leading the vision, strategy and execution of all aspects of the design, development, and implementation of Fortna software products and technologies. Prior to joining Fortna, Mary led software, hardware and robotics teams at Google X and was Senior Director, Global Software Product Development at Dematic.
Matthew S. Harrison
Chief Financial Officer
Matthew Harrison is a strong financial leader with over 25 years of experience. Matt has been successful in driving sustainable, strategic growth of revenues and profits and leveraging strong operational and financial skills.
As Chief Financial Officer, Matt is a key member of Fortna’s senior executive team and focuses on leading the full scope of financial management both domestically and internationally.
He is a Certified Public Accountant and holds a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from the University of Tennessee and an MBA from the J.L. Kellogg Graduate School of Management, Northwestern University.
Andrew J. Breckenridge
Executive Vice President
Andrew Breckenridge is a proven supply chain executive with over 25 years’ experience helping companies worldwide enable growth and support competitive advantage.
As Executive Vice President, Andrew is focused on leveraging the strength of Fortna’s experience in delivering successful business transformation engagements for its clients to grow the global footprint of the organization.
He holds a Bachelor of Laws (Honors) from the University of Edinburgh and an MBA from Strathclyde Business School. He received the Supply & Demand Chain Executive 2014 Pros to Know award.
Executive Vice President, Professional Services Organization
Will King is a strong services leader with over 27 years of experience in the supply chain logistics industry. He has an extensive background in software package implementation, software & client support, system integration, material handling application, and software/equipment sales.
As Executive Vice President, Will leads all of Fortna’s Professional Services Organization, which delivers the distribution strategy, design, implementation and support services that help companies turn their distribution operations into a competitive advantage.
He holds a Bachelors of Mechanical Engineering from Georgia Institute of Technology.
Jerry A. Hedrick, Jr.
Vice President, Global Human Resources
Jerry Hedrick has over 25 years of experience in diverse roles from finance to inventory control to procurement to internal audit. He is an expert at building and leading high performance and transformational teams. He has deep expertise in continuous improvement and enterprise risk management.
Jerry provides strategic leadership in all areas of human resources, including organizational effectiveness and talent acquisition and management. Working closely with the executive management team and Associates, Jerry assesses needs and implements HR solutions that enable Fortna to attract, develop, and engage the talent needed to drive business success.
Jerry holds a Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting from The University of Oklahoma, an MBA in International Finance from Oklahoma City University, and is a Certified Fraud Examiner.