Board of Advisors





Rohini Anand (Chair)

Senior Vice President Corporate Responsibility & Global Chief Diversity Officer


Kathy Waller
(Vice Chair)

Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer

The Coca-Cola Company

Jana Cohen Barbe

Partner and Former Global Vice Chair

Dentons US LLP

Cathleen Benko

Vice Chairman & Managing Principal, Brand, Communications & Corporate Citizenship

Deloitte LLP

Jonathan Berger

Vice President, Human Relations

Bimbo Bakeries USA

Jennifer L. Brase

Vice President, Leadership and Talent – Diversity & Inclusion

Northwestern Mutual

Erika Irish Brown

Global Head of Diversity & Inclusion

Bloomberg LP

Karen Carter

Chief Inclusion Officer

The Dow Chemical Company

Samantha Dwinell

Vice President, Global Talent Management

Texas Instruments Incorporated

Margaret M. Foran

Chief Governance Officer, VP & Corporate Secretary

Prudential Financial, Inc.

Deborah Gillis

President & CEO


Harriet Green

General Manager, Internet of Things & Education 

IBM Corporation

Marion Gross

SVP, Supply Chain Management

McDonald's USA

Crystal Hanlon

President, Northern Division

The Home Depot, Inc.

Ben Hasan

Senior Vice President, Chief Culture, Diversity & Inclusion Officer

Walmart Stores, Inc.

Ilham Kadri

President, Diversey Care

Sealed Air Corporation

Matt Krentz

Senior Partner & Managing Director

The Boston Consulting Group

Karen Lemon

VP, Global Managed Services & Outsourcing


Maureen A. McGuire

Special Projects

Bloomberg L.P.

Christine Miller


Christine Miller Marketing and Communications

Amity Millhiser

Chief Clients Officer

PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP

Rita Mitjans

Chief Diversity & Corporate Social Responsibility Officer

Automatic Data Processing, Inc.

Judy D. Olian


UCLA Anderson School of Management

Janet Pines

Founding Partner

SPUR Partners, LLC

Brian Reaves

Chief Diversity & Inclusion Officer

Dell Technologies

Lori Ryerkerk

Executive Vice President, Global Manufacturing


Kristen Siemen

Executive Director – Global Thermal/HVAC Engineering

General Motors Company

Susan Silbermann

President & General Manager, Vaccines

Pfizer Inc

Suzanne Townsen

Partner and Chief Diversity Officer


Monica Turner

Vice President, Selling & Market Operations

The Procter & Gamble Company

Karyn Twaronite

Partner and Global Diversity & Inclusiveness Officer



Historic List of Board Chairs





Marilyn Laurie

Senior Vice President, Public Relations

AT&T Communications

1986 – 1988

Cam Starrett

Senior Vice President, Human Resources

Nestlé USA, Inc.

1989 – 1991

Ursula Fairbairn

Senior Vice President, Human Resources

Union Pacific Corporation

1992 – 1993

Marcia Worthing

Senior Vice President, Human Resources & Corporate Affairs

Avon Products, Inc.

1994 – 1997

Roberta Gutman

Executive Director

Motorola Foundation

1998 – 2000

Jill Kanin-Lovers

Senior Vice President, HR & Corporate Affairs

Avon Products, Inc.

2001 – 2003

Denise Morrison

President, Campbell USA

Campbell Soup Company

2004 – 2006

Jan Fields


McDonalds USA, LLC

2007 – 2012