SJW Group announced that its board of directors has appointed Marisa Joss as corporate secretary, effective October 25, 2023. She joined the company in September 2022. Joss will also continue in her previous role as deputy general counsel subsidiaries, reporting to Willie Brown, vice president and general counsel of SJW Group.
Joss will support, serve and advise SJW Group?s board of directors and executive officers in all areas of corporate governance and compliance matters. She assumes the role of corporate secretary from Brown who will primarily focus on his responsibilities as vice president and general counsel. Prior to joining SJW Group, Marisa served as deputy general counsel and assistant corporate secretary for Eleusis.
She also spent over a decade at Consolidated Edison, supporting the board of directors and providing governance and compliance advice. Joss attended the University of the Witwatersrand in Johannesburg, South Africa, where she received a Bachelor of Arts in psychology. She also has a Juris Doctor degree from New York Law School, where she was a member of the school?s Law Review and a merit scholarship recipient.