2023 Next Gen National Security Fellow
Senior Product Manager, Amazon
Denver Barrows is a Senior Product Manager at Amazon scaling electric vehicle infrastructure in last mile operations. He is passionate about developing a transportation and mobility network built for a green economy and supplied by a revitalized American industrial base.
Previously, Denver worked at Amazon AIR where he led business-wide readiness efforts and new product/policy due diligence. Prior to Amazon, he served in active duty and reserve roles in the United States Air Force with vast leadership and logistics operations experience in international, domestic, combat, and disaster relief environments. Denver’s service spans assignments/deployments in Germany, Syria, Puerto Rico, Texas, and California. He continues to serve in the U.S. Air Force Reserves as a KC-IO Pilot and an Air Force Academy Admissions Liaison Officer.
Denver has been recognized by Out in National Security’s Out Leadership List and is an alum of Globally’s Emerging as a Global Leader Experience (EaGLE). He was an AFROTC Distinguished Graduate at The University of Chicago where he earned a BA in Public Policy. Denver earned his MsC in Logistics from the Air Force Institute of Technology where his research focused on how FEMA could implement improved methodologies for selecting transportation service providers during disaster relief events.