2021 WFLO Institute Sponsored Scholarship Recipients Announced

August 10, 2021

The World Food Logistics Organization (WFLO) is pleased to announce Luke Cannedy of Interstate Warehousing, Shari Jenkins of PadenCold Storage and Janine Dunlap of RLS Logistics as the recipients of the WFLO Institute Scholarship for 2021. The scholarship program will send each of these candidates to WFLO Institute and is sponsored by RefrigiWear and ALTA Refrigeration.


“Luke, Shari, and Janine were chosen by a panel of industry executives for their performance, leadership skills, and demonstrated dedication to the industry,” said Matthew Ott, President & CEO of WFLO. “They exhibit obvious talent and by attending Institute, they will become more well-rounded professionals who will be able to take their learning back to their companies and directly apply it to their day-to-day positions. We’re excited to have them be a part of this program and are grateful to RefrigiWear and ALTA Refrigeration for making this possible.”


Luke Cannedy serves as Operations Supervisor for Interstate Warehousing Inc. in Franklin, Indiana. Shari Jenkins serves as Vice President for PadenCold Inc. in Norfolk, Virginia. Janine Dunlap serves as Business Development Coordinator, Cold Storage and Fulfillment for RLS Logistics in Newfield, New Jersey. All three were nominated by their supervisors as outstanding examples of leaders in the cold chain. They all have gone above and beyond and become integral parts of their companies.


The WFLO Institute is a four-day industry-specific program for professionals engaged in temperature-controlled logistics, offering more than 40 classes taught by leading experts in the industry. The curriculum takes students through cold chain management, customer service, employee safety, food safety, warehouse operations, transportation operations, and professional development. To learn more about the program, visit www.gcca.org/institute .