Joe Ruiz

Director, UPS Humanitarian Relief and Resiliency Program

Joe Ruiz

Director, UPS Humanitarian Relief and Resiliency Program

Biography

Joe Ruiz oversees the UPS Humanitarian Relief & Resilience Program, coordinating The UPS Foundation’s $15 million annual investment in program support, logistical expertise, skilled volunteers, and capacity building efforts to enhance community resilience and strengthen preparedness, response and recovery capabilities of UPS partner agencies.

In this role, he oversees partner relationships, program development and operational execution of the UPS Relief Link Program to enhance the supply chain capabilities of humanitarian relief partners. He also manages UPS’s engagement in the Logistics Emergency Team (LET) loaned executive program for the U.N. World Food Programme and Global Logistics Cluster, to prepare and deploy logistics experts immediately following natural disasters.