Janet M. Holloway

Senior Vice President, Chief of Staff and Community Relations


Jan HollowayJan Holloway is Senior Vice President, Chief of Staff and Community Relations of Monsanto Company, where she oversees the company’s community relations activities and business services organization, and manages the office of the Chairman and CEO.

She joined Monsanto more than 30 years ago as a programmer in the company’s information technology sector, developing applications for research in agriculture. Over her tenure with the company, Jan has held information technology positions within several commercial and research organizations, including serving as the company’s chief information officer. Notably, her work in application strategy development contributed to bringing new agricultural products to market to help farmers improve farming practices and increase their yields.

Jan is passionate about serving as a strong advocate for women in the St. Louis community, and has earned recognition for her work, including the St. Louis Business Journal’s 25 Most Influential Women in Business, YWCA Leader of Distinction, and Washington University’s Engineering Alumni Achievement Award. 

Jan holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematics from Augusta College and a Master’s of Science degree in Applied Mathematics & Computer Science from Washington University.