Diversity reboot 2021
Jovonia (Jo) Thibert
Director – Robotics Strategy, Amazon
Jo joined Amazon in March 2020 and leads Amazon Human Factors Ergonomic Innovations (AHFEI) for Robotics, based in Seattle, WA. Currently, her team is partnering with safety and product teams across Operations on ergonomics analysis and predictive analytics. Jo enjoys sharing her experience and learnings with others. She has been able to do this by actively mentoring other Amazonians and collegiate students. Her prior experience includes design engineering, leadership coaching, safety management and change management. Jo graduated from the University of Tulsa completing BS in Electrical Engineering, BA in Music and MS in Electrical Engineering. Since then, she has also earned an MBA in Management from Seattle Pacific University. When Jo is not working, she enjoys spending time with her family, singing, traveling, cooking and leadership coaching.