Jean is a decisive, results-driven global business leader with experience developing strategic plans, executing turnarounds, and leveraging technologies. In addition to Accord Financial, she serves on the OneSpan (Nasdaq: OSPN) and Herc Holding (NYSE: HRI) boards. Jean’s expertise includes strategy, audit and risk management, activist communications, corporate culture, compensation, governance, and technology including cybersecurity. She is the former Global CIO for Brambles and served as the CIO for Tellabs and USG Corp.
Jean's numerous awards include "Georgia CIO of the Year," Chicago’s Spotlight Award, listed by ComputerWorld as a top CIO and inducted into the Women in Science & Engineering Hall of Fame. Jean holds a BS from Missouri University Science & Technology and an MS from Illinois Institute of Technology.