Board of Directors

The Catalyst Board of Directors is a distinguished group of corporate leaders who guide our strategy to accomplish our mission.

  • Chair Kathy Warden, Chair, CEO & President, Northrop Grumman
  • President Jennifer McCollum, President & CEO, Catalyst Inc.
  • Secretary Mary Beth Hogan, Co-Chair, Litigation Department, Debevoise & Plimpton LLP
  • Treasurer Jenny Johnson, President & CEO, Franklin Resources, Inc.
  • Revathi Advaithi, Chief Executive Officer, Flex
  • Shellye Archambeau, Board Director, Advisor and Author
  • Sara Armbruster, President & CEO, Steelcase Inc.
  • Sophie Bellon, Chairwoman & CEO, Sodexo
  • Julie Boland, US Chair and Managing Partner and Americas Managing Partner, EY
  • Brian Cornell, Chairman & CEO, Target Corporation
  • Rob Davis, Chairman & CEO, Merck & Co., Inc.
  • Michael S. Dell, Chairman & CEO, Dell Technologies
  • Jamie Dimon, Chairman & CEO, JPMorgan Chase & Co.
  • John Q. Doyle, President & CEO, Marsh McLennan
  • Cathy Engelbert, Commissioner, WNBA
  • Jim Fitterling, Chair & CEO, Dow
  • Enrique Hernandez, Jr., Chairman, McDonald’s Corporation
  • Michael D. Hsu, Chairman & CEO, Kimberly-Clark Corporation
  • Paul Hudson, Chief Executive Officer, Sanofi
  • Stacy Janiak, Global Deputy Chief Executive Officer, Deloitte
  • Ilham Kadri, Chief Executive Officer, Syensqo
  • Balkrishan “BK” Kalra, President & CEO, Genpact
  • Dara KhosrowshahiChief Executive Officer, Uber
  • Paul Knopp, Chair and CEO, KPMG LLP
  • Gerald Lema, Chairman & Managing Director, Windward Capital Ventures
  • Lynn Martin, President, NYSE Group
  • Jon R. Moeller, Chairman, President & CEO, P&G
  • Brian Moynihan, Chair & CEO, Bank of America
  • Kristin Peck, Chief Executive Officer, Zoetis
  • Penny Pennington, Managing Partner, Edward Jones
  • Elliott Portnoy, Global Chief Executive Officer, Dentons
  • James Quincey, Chairman & CEO, The Coca-Cola Company
  • Feike Sijbesma, Chairman of the Supervisory Board, Royal Philips
  • Julie Sweet, Chair & CEO, Accenture
  • Toni Townes-Whitley, Chief Executive Officer, SAIC
  • Kirt Walker, Chief Executive Officer, Nationwide
  • Darryl White, Chief Executive Officer, BMO Financial Group
  • Michael K. Wirth, Chairman & CEO, Chevron


Catalyst also receives strategic guidance from our Board of Advisors, which is comprised of senior DEI and business leaders from our Supporter organizations.

Our operations in Canada and Europe are guided by prominent executives who comprise our regional advisory boards.

Catalyst Board Directors Advisory Committee is comprised of former board members and friends of Catalyst. They serve as public company board directors and facilitate Catalyst’s growth objectives and advocates for the organization and its mission.

Historic List of Board Chairs

Honorary Directors