Jennifer A. McIvor

Vice President, Environmental Policy
and Chief Environmental Counsel

Jennifer A. McIvor, 38, is the vice president, environmental policy and chief environmental counsel for Berkshire Hathaway Energy. Jenny is responsible for devising environmental policy and strategy for Berkshire Hathaway Energy’s global operations serving 11.8 million customers and end-users, including innovative wind and wildlife permitting strategies for a growing renewable energy portfolio and programs to benchmark and manage the environmental footprints of Berkshire Hathaway Energy’s operations. Jenny led MidAmerican Energy Company’s environmental policy, strategy and management programs from 2012 through 2018. Jenny chaired the board of directors for the American Wind Wildlife Institute in 2019 and continues to serve on the board in 2020, and is the current vice-chair of the American Wind Energy Association’s Federal Wildlife and Permitting committee. She also serves on the president’s council at The Crane Trust in Wood River, Nebraska. Jenny earned a master’s degree in environmental management from the Yale School of the Environment, a juris doctorate from Vermont Law School, and a bachelor’s degree in environmental studies from the Harriet L. Wilkes Honors College of Florida Atlantic University.