Cummins announced last week that Jean Blackwell, formerly the companies Chief Financial Officer, has been named Executive Vice President of Corporate Responsibility and Chief Executive Officer of the Cummins Foundation. Pat Ward will become the new Chief Financial Officer.
“In her new role, Jean will help us re-define Cummins’ commitment to corporate responsibility,” says Tim Solso, Cummins Chairman and CEO. “Jeans new position also provides her with the opportunity to make a direct and significant impact on the communities where Cummins operates.”
Blackwell has been with Cummins since 1997 serving in various roles such as General Counsel and Vice President of Human Resources.