Joan Centanno

Los Angeles Personnel Department
Los Angeles, CA

JOAN CENTANNO (2016-17) brings more than 20 years of successful management, marketing, consulting and entrepreneurial leadership for corporate and startup organizations. Joan began her professional career with Procter & Gamble and Frito-Lay, managing consumer brand strategies, new product introductions, and sales initiatives, leading departments with up to 300 people. An award-winning consultant, Joan has created sustainable and often game-changing programs on innovation strategy, market entry/growth, operations and organizational effectiveness for clients such as Target and Lowe’s. Joan holds an MBA from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University and a BS from Northern Illinois University.