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Krannert Executive Forum - James Momon

James Momon

James Momon

Senior Vice President, Chief Equity Officer of 3M
President of 3M Foundation

James Momon is the Senior Vice President, Chief Equity Officer at 3M.  In his role he is responsible for the leadership of 3M’s Equity and Community Team which encompasses the 3Mgives organization, Diversity & Inclusion, as well the their newly formed Environmental & Social Justice team.  James oversees 3M’s $50 million-dollar social justice fund established in 2020 to drive equitable outcomes in the communities 3M operates.  James joined 3M in December of 2020.
 
Prior to joining 3M James held several senior HR positions at General Mills including leading the company’s D&I efforts prior to his departure. James held HR leadership positions in Finance, Sales, and Marketing and led human resources for General Mills’ International Supply Chain operations which was comprised of over 30 manufacturing facilities outside the United States.  
 
James holds a bachelor’s degree in Organizational Behavior from Xavier University (OH) and an M.B.A. from the Krannert School of Management at Purdue University.  James has served on several Minneapolis boards and currently serves on the board of the Minnesota Children’s Museum and the 3M Open Board.  James is also a devoted dad to his son Micah and daughter Harper and enjoys golf and writing music in his free time.