Jennifer Reilly

Jennifer Reilly Headshot 2021
Jennifer Reilly
CHRLS Alumni Association Board Member


  • Master of Arts 1997
    Human Resources and Industrial Relations, Carlson School of Management


Jennifer Reilly, '97, joined MKS Instruments as SVP, CHRO in 2019. Prior to that she served as the Vice President of Human Resources for the Danaher Life Sciences Platform, a $6.5 billion division of the Danaher Corporation. Previously, she was the Vice President of Human Resources and Communications for Danaher’s Radiometer Operating Company and resided in Copenhagen, Denmark. Prior to joining Danaher, Jennifer spent almost 20 years in the CPG/Food industry with both the Hershey Company and General Mills in various global leadership roles of increasing responsibility within Human Resources. 

Jennifer has a Master of Arts degree in Human Resources/Industrial Relations from the University of Minnesota, and a Bachelor of Arts degree from Saint Olaf College.