WOMEN CEO REPORT

Penny Pennington - Edward Jones

Penny Pennington

Edward Jones

20-year Edward Jones vet, Penny Pennington, is managing partner of one of the biggest and most well- known brokerage firms in the U.S. Pennington started at Edward Jones in 2000 as a financial advisor. Over her years at Edward Jones, Pennington has held numerous leadership roles in New Financial Advisor Training, Branch Office Administrator Development, Branch and Region Development, and leading the Client Strategies Group. Pennington strongly believes in a safe and happy workplace for all and is the senior executive sponsor of the firm’s LGBT+ & Allies Business Resource Group working to ensure the firm remains as a great place to work for all. Pennington manages the firm’s strategic direction, working to make a profound difference in the lives of all Edward Jones’ clients. Pennington has also received the recognition of being named on the Fortune Most Powerful Women in Business list.

Year appointed: 2019