Jenny Kennedy Linton is OSIsoft's President. Jenny is responsible for operations as well as overseeing the management team of OSIsoft. Her strategic focus is to support the broader adoption and global growth of OSIsoft, building upon an installed base in more than 110 countries.
Jenny joined the company full time in 2001 and since then has worked in finance, recruiting, executive administration, management, and operations. She earned a BS in Environmental Toxicology and an MS in Civil and Environmental Engineering, both from the University of California at Davis.
Dr. J. Patrick Kennedy is the CEO and majority owner of OSIsoft. Under Dr. Kennedy's visionary leadership, the company has grown from a small software startup in 1980 to a highly profitable global corporation. Prior to founding the company, Dr. Kennedy worked as a research engineer for Shell Development Company and as an applications consultant for Taylor Instrument Company.
Dr. Kennedy attended the University of Kansas where he earned a B.S. in Chemical Engineering and a Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering. A registered professional engineer in control systems engineering, he holds a patent on a catalytic reformer control system. He co-authored a chapter of the book \"Planning, Scheduling and Control Integration in the Process Industries,\" C. Edward Bodington, ed. (McGraw-Hill Co., 1995), and is the author of numerous papers.