Kim Denney is a partner at Newport Board Group, providing value to Emerging Growth companies as a CEO Whisperer. She came to Newport Board Group after 30 successful years leading ever-larger manufacturing, pipeline, and chemical organizations. Ms. Denney now works with CEOs and boards to improve businesses and energize organizations by setting high expectations and working tirelessly to help CEOs be more successful. She contributes her executive background to the Newport Expert Network to help mid-market, growing companies address and solve their key issues. Ms. Denney graduated from University of Missouri-Rolla with a Bachelor of Science in chemical engineering. She was awarded her Master of Business Administration from the Jones Graduate School of Business at Rice University.
Ms. Denney currently serves as a board director of the Wesley Community Center Board (treasurer) and the Methodist Retirement Communities Foundation Board, and the advisory board of MBA Women International for the Houston Chapter. She was recently named a 2012 'Woman on the Move' by the Texas Executive Women.