Jenn Vervier Director of Strategic Development and Sustainability, New Belgium Brewing Company

Jenn Vervier started on the bottling line at New Belgium Brewing Company over 18 years ago. She became NBB’s first Chief Financial Officer and Operating Officer. As the Director of Strategic Development and Sustainability her responsibilities include the sustainability management system, corporate responsibility reporting, greenhouse gas accounting, natural resource management, legislative advocacy, philanthropy, public/private partnerships, strategic planning, and property development. 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 active 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. 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.

In 2011, New Belgium Brewing celebrated 20 years of innovative brewing and culture. NBB, makers of Fat Tire Amber Ale, Ranger IPA and a host of Belgian-inspired beers is the country’s 3rd largest craft brewery. They are considered one of America's Top Places to Work (Outside Magazine), one of the most democratic Workplaces in America (WorldBlu) and a Platinum level Bicycle Friendly Business (League of American Bicyclists).