Jody Begley serves as Senior Vice President, Tobacco Products, Altria Group. In his role, he oversees Altria's core tobacco businesses as well as their Engineering, Quality and Product Development support.
Jody brings extensive sales, marketing and strategy experience from across Altria's family of companies. Prior to his current appointment, Jody served as President and General Manager of Nu Mark, leading the company's development and marketing of innovative tobacco products for adult smokers and vapers. He joined Philip Morris USA in 1995 and has held various leadership positions including Vice President, Brand Management; Vice President, Strategy & Business Development; Vice President, Marketing & Promotion Services; Vice President, Brand Management, Smokeless; Vice President, Brand Management, Philip Morris USA and Vice President, Customer & Marketing Services, AGDC.
Jody is a graduate of the University of Tennessee-Knoxville where he received a B.S. in Industrial Engineering in 1993, and an M.B.A. in 1995. He currently serves on the Board for the Boys & Girls Clubs in the metro Richmond area.