Jennifer Scanlon

President & CEO / UL

Jennifer F. Scanlon is president and chief executive officer of UL. Jenny’s deep commitment to science, technology, engineering and math shape her approach to advancing UL’s leadership in driving confidence and trust in the next generation of innovation.

Prior to UL, Jenny was most recently president and CEO of USG Corporation, where she also served as chief information officer (CIO). She led the company through a major international expansion, digital transformation, and sustainable evolution, enhancing its ability to meet customer needs.

Jenny is a fierce advocate for STEM education and the benefits of diversity and inclusion. She sits on the board of Norfolk Southern Corporation and serves as vice chair of the Chicago Council on Global Affairs and chair of the Commercial Club of Chicago. She holds a Master of Business Administration from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business and a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Notre Dame.


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