Jenny Hood


Jenny Hood joined Compass Minerals in September 2019 as vice president, supply chain. In August 2023, she was named head of fire retardants. Ms. Hood was appointed chief supply chain officer in January 2024 and is responsible for leading all commercial and innovation activities for our long-term Fire Retardant business. She also provides oversight of our global supply chain function, including the customer experience, integrated business planning, logistics and procurement teams. 

Prior to joining Compass Minerals, Ms. Hood was vice president of transportation at Contura Energy (2018-2019) and vice president of marketing and logistics at Bowie Resource Partners (2014-2018). Early in her career, she worked in positions of increasing responsibility within supply chain and logistics at Alpha Natural Resources (2011-2014) and Massey Energy Company (2005-2011). 

She holds an Executive Master of Business Administration from Virginia Commonwealth University and a Bachelor of Arts in technical writing from Christopher Newport University.