AMES, IOWA – August 3, 2020 - Renewable Energy Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: REGI) announced today that the company has hired Trisha Conley to serve as Vice President, People Development effective August 24, 2020.
Conley has an extensive background working in Human Resources, including serving in a variety of HR leadership roles. Most recently, she held the position of vice president HR, fuels North America and head of country HR, downstream in the U.S. and Mexico at BP. Conley has more than 25 years of experience in human resources, talent management, global integration and business organization.
“We are thrilled to have Trisha join REG; her expertise and strategic approach is a vital addition to our senior leadership team,” said REG President & CEO Cynthia ‘CJ’ Warner. “Delivering on our strategy and significant growth agenda starts with our people, and Trisha will work with our executive and management teams to foster our culture and people processes for long-term success.”
As a member of the senior leadership team, Conley will serve in an executive business partner capacity, collaborating with line executives to set the people operations visions, strategic direction and financial performance objectives for the company. She will oversee the Human Resources, Talent Acquisition, and Learning and Development teams.
“I’m delighted to be joining REG, especially at such a pivotal point in our global environmental and economic challenges,” said Conley. “Having grown up in the gas and oil industry, being a part of a leading team that is critical to the energy transition is personally very motivating. I’m incredibly excited to help REG develop and grow our most important asset, our people.”