EP 101: WE20 Keynote- Jennifer Rumsey
In this SWE Diverse episode, Heather Doty, SWE FY21 President, speaks with one of our WE20 Keynote speakers and recipient of the Suzanne Jenniches Upward Mobility Award, Jennifer Rumsey, president of the Components Segment for Cummins Inc. Together they discuss Jennifer’s goals as President of Components at Cummins and a sneak peek at Jennifer’s WE20 Keynote. If you haven’t made plans to attend WE20, register today at WE20.swe.org to listen to Jennifer and other inspiring speakers from the comfort of your home!
Jennifer Rumsey is president of the Components Segment for Cummins Inc.
Jennifer leads Cummins’ Components business, which is one of Cummins’ five business segments. Cummins designs, manufacture, and sells a comprehensive portfolio of innovative products for commercial vehicles and industrial equipment to fit unique customer needs, including components, engines, power generation, and digital solutions. As the President of Components, Rumsey oversees an organization of more than 12,000 global employees with sales of $6.9 billion in 2019 and customers located around the world. Rumsey previously served as Vice President and Chief Technical Officer where she led the global technical organization of approximately 11,000 employees responsible for research and engineering across Cummins. Jennifer is a member of the Hydrogen Technical Advisory Committee, Society of Women Engineers, Society of Automotive Engineers, the Purdue Engineering Advisory Committee, and Women in Trucking Association. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Purdue University and a Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Massachusetts Institute of Technology.