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About Me

Carmen Aranas is Vice President of Global Sales for AGWorld - Freight Forwarding, Logistics, and Customs Brokerage. In this role, she is responsible for leading AGWorld’s international businesses including its scale markets, focused emerging markets and import and export priorities.

Industry Experience

Carmen has held a variety of senior management roles within global forwarding industries including most recently as Vice President and General Sales Manager, Greater China, where she designed and led the turnaround of AGWorld’s China business. Previously, Carmen was responsible for the startup operations and sales for Trans Global Logistics Atlanta office. Carmen began her  20-year career in export operations and Transpacific trade lane development managing global accounts. Carmen holds a Master’s of Business Administration (MBA) from DeVry University’s Keller Graduate School of Management and a B.A. in psychology from Auburn University.



Combining years of experience into every course

Board Member

Troops 2 Logistics

Board Member at large


Council Chair - International Trade



Member and Atlanta Data Lead

Women in International Trade

Member - New York Chapter

Meet the Rest of Our Instructors

We are a diverse group of on-the-field subject matter experts eager to teach the niche skills of our international trade.

Shaquana Teasley, MSLR, CCS, DBS
International Trade Compliance, CEO & Founder of Agate Solutions

Shaquana is an accomplished, global trade and logistics subject matter expert, with proven successes in international trade compliance and training.

Chadwick Burroughs
North American Domestic Freight Expert

Chadwick Burroughs is an accomplished North American domestic freight expert in the Chemical, Medical, and Manufacturing supply chain industry.

Jermeale Lewis-Johnson, LCB
CEO and Founder of Just Your Broker Inc.

Jermeale is a Licensed Customs Broker with expertise in the U.S. Customs Clearance of pharmaceuticals, medical devices, wearing apparel and various food items.

Tiara Swain
Director of Business and Professional Development

Tiara Swain is a strategic Business and Career Consultant that enhances brands to reach financial goals.