Kimberly Denney is an experienced leader with a record of solving top-level problems as an executive with broad responsibilities in the chemical, petrochemical, energy and manufacturing industries. She has 30 years of increasing responsibility in operations, sales and corporate functions culminating in general management with multibillion dollar international company Air Liquide USA LLC, where she served as President and Chief Administrative Officer, prior to joining Newport Board Group as a partner in the Fall 2011. With Newport, Kim acts as a trusted advisor to executives of mid-sized businesses and serves as a board director to engineering, manufacturing and services companies in the industrial space. Kim has driven organic growth, successful acquisitions and achieved millions in savings through cost-cutting, divestitures, integrations and efficiency projects in utilities, chemicals, pipeline and logistics operations.
Kim holds an MBA from Rice University and a Bachelor of Science degree in chemical engineering from Missouri University of Science and Technology. She is a Professional Engineer registered in the State of Texas.