Jennifer M. Mansfield, PMP - Ms. Mansfield is an industrial automation professional with 17 years of relevant industry experience. Jennifer holds a Bachelor of Engineering in Chemical Engineering from Youngstown State University (Youngstown, OH, 2002). Starting her career as a Maintenance Manager / Project Engineer for Frito-Lay, Jennifer became familiar with the financial constraints manufacturing organizations face; learning return on investment (ROI) prioritizes productivity improvements. In 2007, Jennifer joined Rockwell Automation and became a certified Project Management Professional. She managed globally deployed automation projects with a concentration on Power / Energy Management Systems and Marine & Government. After transitioning from project management to global sales in 2012, Jennifer had responsibility for a global install base in the Tire & Rubber industry and was expected to balance the challenges associated with cost, reliability and obsolescence. Jennifer believes that standardization can drive positive financial outcomes for customers. In 2017, Jennifer began helping industrial automation customers drive business outcomes utilizing embedded analytics and to becoming a Smart Manufacturer / Smart Machine Builder. Jennifer is a strong believer that best engineering practices drive excellence, especially when implementing the Industrial Internet of Things. Ms. Mansfield has been a member of International Society of Automation since 2012. She served as the Cleveland Section’s 2017-2018 Membership Chair and is the 2019 board Secretary.