Jo Ann Jenkins

Director at General Mills

Jo Ann Jenkins has served as Chief Executive Officer of AARP, Inc., the nation’s largest nonprofit organization serving Americans aged 50 and older, since 2014. From 2013 to 2014, Ms. Jenkins served as Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of AARP, and from 2010 to 2013 as President of the AARP Foundation. Prior to joining AARP, Jenkins served at the Library of Congress as Chief Operating Officer and Chief of Staff. She has also held a variety of senior roles at the U.S. Department of Agriculture, the U.S. Department of Transportation, and the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. Ms. Jenkins currently serves on the boards of AARP and Avnet, Inc.


  • Director

    Current role