Jenn Vervier started on the bottling line at New Belgium Brewing Company 20 years ago. She became NBB's first Chief Financial Officer and later the Chief Operating Officer.Â As the Director of Sustainability her responsibilities include the sustainability management system, corporate responsibility reporting, greenhouse gas accounting, natural resource management, legislative advocacy, and philanthropy.Â As Director of Strategy, Jenn is responsible for articulating and identifying roadblocks to achieving our strategy as well as setting up the strategic planning systems and processes. Jenn's a collaborator and a connector, creating opportunities to expand New Belgium's business role model practices both within and without the brewery. She™s on the Boards of the Colorado Conservation Voters, Colorado State University's Center for the Advancement of Sustainable Enterprise and the Steering Committee for the American Sustainable Business Council. Jenn received a Bachelor of Arts in Humanities from Washington College in Maryland.Â She also holds an MBA in Finance from Regis University and completed the course work for a Masters in Applied Ethics from Colorado State University. She has an 11-year old daughter and a 9-year old special needs son.
January 2, 2013