2018 New SVO Board Member: Jeanne Serpa

Jeanne Serpa

Name: Jeanne Serpa

Company: Republic Services

Jeanne has 16 years in the environmental industry, and currently holds the position of Municipal Relationship Manager for Republic Services. 

Jeanne’s direct responsibilities include ensuring compliance for municipal franchise agreements, a direct liaison to city staff, elected officials and community organizations.

Her extensive public outreach skills have proven invaluable in the development of public education materials and the creation of diverse methods for communicating with Republic’s customers.  She gained invaluable communications experience while working at Ketchum Public Relations Agency in New York City prior to joining Republic.

Jeanne received her B.A. in Communications and M.A. in Strategic Communications and Leadership from Seton Hall University located in South Orange, NJ.  Jeanne is married and has two children, Cassidy (21) and Jack (6).  In her personal time, Jeanne enjoys hiking, running, visiting her daughter at Sonoma State University and volunteering at St. Christopher School. 

"Republic Services is invested in business advocacy and partnership in the San Jose and surrounding communities.  Being a member of the SVO board of directors allows us to stay connected and provide support as The SVO continues to strengthen the voice of business in the region."