Scott Jenkins - Board Chair
Green Sports Alliance, US
Scott Jenkins - Board Chair, Green Sports Alliance, US
Scott Jenkins cofounded the Green Sports Alliance and has served as the Board Chair the past 9 years. He has extensive experience in developing, opening, and operating public assembly facilities including most recently Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta. Other venues include Safeco Field in Seattle, Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, Miller Park in Milwaukee, and the Kohl Center in Madison, Wisconsin.
Jenkins is a pioneer in the environmental movement in sports, an organization co-founded by the Natural Resources Defense Council dedicated to implementing sustainable practices in sports. He was honored with the 2013 Natural Resources Defense Council Game Changer Award and the 2012 NW Energy Coalition Conservation Eagle Award.
A native of Kenosha, WI, Jenkins graduated from the University of Wisconsin in 1986 with a bachelor’s degree in construction administration. He graduated from the University of Washington’s Executive MBA program in 2009. While an undergraduate at Wisconsin, Scott was a five-time All-American in cross country and track and was a member of the Badgers’ 1982 and 1985 NCAA National Champion Cross Country teams.
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