Chief Sustainability Office, City of San José; Director, San José Environmental Services Department

Kerrie Romanow is chief sustainability officer for the City of San José and director of the San José Environmental Services Department

Kerrie has worked in the environmental field for almost 25 years. Before joining San José, she served as chief operating officer for a nationwide environment, health and safety consulting firm. Kerrie earned a bachelor of science degree in environmental economics and policy from UC Berkeley and an MBA from the Santa Clara University Leavey School of Business.

She is an American Leadership Forum Senior Fellow. In 2018, Kerrie was awarded Oracle’s Chief Sustainability Officer of the Year.