Leadership and governance


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At General Mills, our Chairman CEO has ultimate accountability for sustainability, which is included in his annual performance objectives and impacts his compensation. He convenes the Sustainability Governance Committee three times each year to review and approve strategies, programs and key investments.

Oversight of the company's sustainability work is provided by the General Mills Board of Director's Public Responsibility Committee, which regularly reviews the company's sustainability objectives and performance.

Vice President, Chief Sustainability & Social Impact Officer Mary Jane Melendez

The company's Vice President, Chief Sustainability & Social Impact Officer stewards the company's sustainability work, reporting to the Executive Vice President, Chief Supply Chain Officer, and working closely with the Vice President of Sourcing and other key business leaders to develop, coordinate and execute programs to achieve companywide targets.


2019 general mills global responsibility report

2019 Global Responsibility Report (Interactive)

2019 Global Responsibility Report (PDF)

2019 Global Responsibility Summary (PDF)

Report archive

This marks the 49th year that we have reported to our communities and stakeholders.