Jenny R. Kimball
Jenny Kimball is Vice President and Treasurer for Deere & Company, a position she has held since January 2013. Kimball leads Deere's team of treasury professionals in providing sustainable, cost effective funding in global capital markets and financial risk management in support of Deere & Company and John Deere Financial.
Kimball began her career with Deere in 1992 as an internal auditor, with prior audit and accounting experience at Deloitte & Touche. She progressed through several assignments, serving as Senior Analyst, Finance; Manager, Funding Plans and Debt Administration; and Manager, Global Funding in Deere's corporate treasury group. In 2007, Kimball joined the Financial Services Division as Director, Finance and Treasury for John Deere Bank S.A. in Luxembourg. In 2009, she was appointed President, John Deere Credit, Inc., responsible for all credit operations in Canada. In September 2010, she was named Assistant Treasurer, Deere & Company, and in September 2011 was appointed Senior Vice President, International Finance, John Deere Financial. In this role, Kimball directed John Deere Financial's operations outside of the U.S. and Canada, with responsibility for supporting the growth of Deere equipment sales globally, while managing enterprise risk.
Kimball earned a bachelor's degree in accounting from the University of Illinois and a Master of Business Administration from the University of Chicago.
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