Director of Administration
Expertise: Operations, Administration, HR
Experience: 20 years
Jennifer McDonough is Director of Administration at Roberts & Ryan Investments.
Ms. McDonough’s experience centers on maritime themes – international shipping, and port management. She worked several years as a Port Captain loading container ships and managing operations with International Longshoremen’s Association (ILA) labor at the Port of New York/New Jersey. She moved on to become a Director of Human Resources for another firm until returning to the position of representing Union labor for the ILA.
Education and Service
Jennifer McDonough is a Commander in the U.S. Navy, as a Reservist, with over 22 years of service as a Strategic Sealift Officer. She has held various command positions to include the Persian Gulf Unit, Expeditionary Unit 102, Military Sealift Command Office Korea, Military Sealift Command Far East and the Command Navy Reserve Force Norfolk.
Ms. McDonough is an alumna of the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy. Upon graduation she earned her USCG Unlimited Third Mate’s License and a Commission as a U.S. Naval Officer.