Chief Sustainability Officer
Jean Bennington Sweeney is Chief Sustainability Officer for 3M Company. She has held a diversity of positions at 3M in product development, manufacturing and business management including an operations assignment in 3M Australia and managing director of 3M Taiwan. In her current role, Ms. Sweeney is responsible for 3M environment, health, safety and sustainability programs globally. This includes technical and regulatory EHS expertise for over 200 facilities and the development and implementation of corporate sustainability strategies in collaboration with 3M employees, suppliers, customers and stakeholders globally. Ms. Sweeney holds a degree in chemical engineering from Montana State University and an MBA from the University of St. Thomas. 3M has been named in the Dow Jones Sustainability Index for 16 consecutive years and a World’s Most Ethical Company® by Ethisphere for 3 consecutive years.