Meet Shanna Lewis- Purchasing Clerk, Clarksville TN

Name: Shanna Lewis

Location: Clarksville, TN

Current Position: Purchasing Clerk

How long have you been with the company? 1 ½ years

What does your typical day involve?

  • Receiving requests and creating POs for TN, NY, and OH

  • Making sure the correct documentation has been received and the correct processes have been followed

  • Working with vendors on pricing and special requests

  • Checking inventory of office supplies, making sure everyone has what they need

  • Working with accounts payable to correct any mistakes on invoicing

  • I always have at least one or two other special projects going on at all times.

What do you like best about your job? I like that I get to work with all of the different departments within the company – I have learned a lot about the printing industry and business in general in just 1 ½ years! I like that I get to be involved in what is going on around here!

How did you get started in this industry? I had just graduated from college in Clarksville and got brought on as the receptionist.

What are your favorite sports or pastimes? I love being outdoors, traveling, hiking and camping. I also enjoy shopping, and I am learning to play tennis.

Do you have a favorite sports team that you root for? I was raised a Tennessee Volunteer fan, GO VOLS!

What would people be surprised to know about you? A lot of people seem surprised when I tell them how old I am – 23 years old.

What is your favorite band, movie, or book? I love Avatar! I can’t wait for the sequel to come out.

What was your favorite holiday/vacation? Last year when I spent the holidays in Brasil.

What’s the best career advice you’ve ever received? Fake it ‘til you make it!