Tom Kochenash has been a member of the Supplier Diversity Development Council for twelve years, serving as treasurer, vice-president and president. He also manages the purchasing department for New Jersey Natural Gas (NJNG) which includes supplier diversity. Prior to joining NJNG in 1999, he was a director of purchasing for Consolidated Rail Corp. Tom holds a BS degree in Industrial Engineering from Penn State University and an MBA from Villanova University.
New Jersey Natural Gas (NJNG) is the principal subsidiary of New Jersey Resources. NJNG serves more than 525,000 customers in New Jersey’s Monmouth, Ocean, Morris, Middlesex and Burlington counties. This service area’s demographics and quality of life contribute greatly to NJNG’s growth. NJNG’s progress is a tribute to the dedicated employees who have shared their expertise and focus on quality through more than 60 years of serving customers and the community to make the company a leader in the competitive energy marketplace.