Louisville, KY, January 14, 2021
FMS, pbc, a Louisville-based janitorial service provider, announced that Carmen Moreno-Rivera has been named as President. Scott Koloms, who has served as President since 2001, will continue as CEO effective January 2021. Mrs. Moreno-Rivera’s employment will commence January 2021.
Moreno-Rivera has over 18 years of management experience, including strategic planning, performance management, systems design, and projects focused on community impact. Most recently, she served as Chief of Performance Improvement for Louisville Metro Government. Prior to that, she was the Air
Region Operational Excellence Manager at UPS.
Moreno-Rivera’s experience in the public sector aligns well with FMS’ social impact efforts. “My position at Louisville Metro Government allowed me to work with some dedicated public servants to develop and execute strategy for the community’s benefit, and I hope to use those experiences to be successful at FMS,” she said.
“Carmen is going to bring new strength to FMS’ operational systems. We’re especially excited to see how her passion for people and community bolsters FMS’ existing impact efforts. She’s definitely the right leader for our company,” said Koloms.
“I’m going to push our leaders to think differently about how we serve our employees and the communities in which we work,” said Moreno-Rivera. “And, I hope to push other leaders in the private sector to do the same for their organizations and employees because it’s going to take all of us to improve
the communities in which we live, work and serve.”
Moreno-Rivera serves on the board of Louisville Girls Leadership, Kentucky Science Center, and the University of Louisville’s Organizational Leadership and Learning program. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Aerospace Engineering from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, a Master of
Science in Management from Indiana Wesleyan University, a Master’s Certificate in Business Analytics, a Six Sigma Green Belt Certification, a Core Consulting Skills Certification and an Applied Project Management Certification.
FMS, pbc has been named a top 100 Impact Company from 2019-2021, is B-Corp certified, and a registered public benefit corporation. This year, FMS ranked #70 out of the top 150 impact companies in the world.
FMS, pbc has been serving Kentucky and Indiana facilities for over 21 years with current employment of over 850 team members. Its headquarters are in the Portland neighborhood, with satellite offices in Shelbyville, Lexington, and New Albany.