Cummins Inc. has promoted Melina Kennedy to the newly-created role of vice president for product compliance and regulatory affairs. During the last six years, she has led the company's various business markets, most recently serving as general manager and executive director of the pick-up truck business. Prior to that, Kennedy served as a partner at Baker & Daniels. She has also worked in local government serving as deputy mayor for Indianapolis Mayor Bart Peterson.  Kennedy received her B.A. in Environmental Studies and History, her M.S. in Environmental Science at the School of Public and Environmental Affairs and her J.D. from Indiana University, Bloomington.