Gender Equality in the C-Suite & Boardroom

The Path to Value Creation

MARCH 20, 2019
EDELMAN
200 E RANDOLPH ST FL 63
CHICAGO, IL

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The Skytop Strategies team takes pride in assembling top-tier audiences
to maximize not only the discussion experience and accuracy of
polling results, but the networking experience as well.

  1. Brigitte Anderson
    Principal
    Orange Vista, LLC
    Chicago, IL
  2. Danata Andrews
    Operations and Marketing Manager
    inQUEST Consulting
    Chicago, IL
  3. Laura Asiala
    Senior Fellow
    PYXERA Global
    Washington, DC
  4. Sam Bennett
    Senior Advisor
    Impakt Corp
    Toronto, Canada
  5. Jill Beresford
    CEO
    Genderversity
    Boston, MA
  6. Mara Bolis
    Senior Advisor, Market Systems
    Oxfam America
    Boston, MA
  7. Alfreda Bradley-Coar
    Principal
    The Bradley Coar Group – Enterprise Risk, Mediation & Business Strategy Advisors
    Former Senior Executive
    GE
    Chicago, IL
  8. Nicole Bryck
    Social Program Manager
    Impakt Corp
    Toronto, Canada
  9. Mercedes Burgos Rosas
    Senior Administrator
    David Gomez & Associates
    Chicago, IL
  10. Cindy Burrell
    CEO
    Diversity in Boardrooms
    Chicago, IL
  11. Brian Chiappinelli
    President
    Impact Direct Advisor
    Needham, MA
  12. June W Choi
    CEO & Founder
    Serval Ventures
    New York, NY
  13. Alexandra Cohen, CPA
    Manager, Investor Relations & Marketing
    Wind Point Partners
    Chicago, IL
  14. Nikole Collins-Puri
    CEO
    Techbridge Girls
    Oakland, CA
  15. Nicole Crum
    Partner
    Sullivan and Worcester LLP
    Chicago, IL
  16. Veronica Cruz
    Outreach + Execution
    Blue Daring
    Chicago, IL
  17. Karen Doerr
    Senior Partner
    inQUEST Consulting
    Chicago, IL
  18. Elizabeth Donovan
    Global Coverage
    DWS
    Chicago, IL
  19. Leah Efken
    Social Research Analyst
    1919 Investment Counsel
    Cincinnati, OH
  20. Jill Sugar Factor
    Senior Managing Director/General Counsel
    Guggenheim Partners
    Chicago, IL
  21. Elizabeth A. Fegan
    Partner
    Hagens Berman Sobol Shapiro
    Chicago, IL
  22. Julie Félix
    Assistant Vice President, Diversity & Inclusion Manager, Human Resources
    Mesirow Financial
    Chicago, IL
  23. Venita Fields
    Partner
    Pelham S2K Managers LLC
    Evanston, IL
  24. Kimberly Flynn
    Managing Director, Alternative Investments
    XA Investments
    Chicago, IL
  25. Trish Gilbert
    Chief Talent Officer
    Wind Point Partners
    Chicago, IL
  26. David Gomez
    Founder & CEO
    DG&A
    Chicago, IL
  27. Amy Gordon
    Partner
    Winston & Strawn LLP
    Chicago, IL
  28. Christopher Gray
    Senior Director, Global Institutions
    Pfizer
    New York, NY
  29. Kelly Green
    Financial Advisor, Institutional Consultant
    Graystone Consulting
    Chicago, IL
  30. Joyce Greenberg
    Managing Member
    CAPGreenberg
    New York, NY
  31. Barbara R. Guthrie
    Vice President Corporate Sustainability
    Underwriters Laboratories, Inc.
    Chicago, IL
  32. Debbie Halvorson
    President
    American Eagle Logistics
    Chicago, IL
  33. Lyndsay Harris
    Global Corporate Social Responsibility Lead
    Medidata Solutions
    New York, NY
  34. Barbara J. Hart
    President & Chief Executive Officer
    Lowey Dannenberg, P.C.
    White Plains, NY
  35. Sahar Hassan
    Board Services Advisor
    Equilar
    Chicago, IL
  36. Winifred Hayes
    Senior Vice President (Retired)
    Northern Trust Corporation
    Chicago, IL
  37. Marianne Hewitt
    Managing Principal
    The Growth Strategy Group
    Chicago, IL
  38. Brett Hickey
    Chief Executive Officer & Investment Committee Member
    Star Mountain Capital
    New York, NY
  39. Maureen Hoersten
    Chief Operating Officer
    LaSalle Network
    Chicago, IL
  40. Scott Hoesman
    CEO and Founder
    inQUEST Consulting
    Chicago, IL
  41. Ellen Holloman
    Partner
    Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP
    New York, NY
  42. Jeanne Hossenlopp
    Vice President for Research and Innovation
    Marquette University
    Milwaukee, WI
  43. Ruth J. Huet
    Managing Director
    Pelham S2K Managers, LLC
    Evanston, IL
  44. Kathy Ingraham
    General Counsel
    Convergint Technologies LLC
    Schaumburg, IL
  45. Phyllis James
    Executive Vice President, Special Counsel for Litigation & Chief Diversity Officer
    MGM Resorts International
    Las Vegas, NV
  46. Michelle Johnson
    Managing Director
    Duff & Phelps Corporation
    Chicago, IL
  47. Kerry Jordan
    Secretary/Treasurer, Board of Directors
    CFA Society Chicago
    Chicago, IL
  48. Kelsey Kamp
    AVP, Product Marketing
    DWS
    Chicago, IL
  49. Ashley Kaneko
    Creative Lead
    Blue Daring
    Chicago, IL
  50. Lawler Kang
    Founder and Chief Executive Officer
    League of Allies
    Manchester, MA
  51. Annette Kilian
    Adjunct professor
    NU Law LLM Tax Program
    Former Senior Director, Finance
    McDonald’s Corporation
    Wheaton, IL
  52. Erin E. King
    Senior Advisor, Global Talent
    Guggenheim Partners, LLC
    Chicago, IL
  1. Valerie King
    Senior Vice President, Investor Relations
    Ariel Capital
    Chicago, IL
  2. Paul Klein
    President & Founder
    Impakt Corp
    Toronto, Canada
  3. Catherine LaMarr
    Former General Counsel
    Office of the Treasurer, State of Connecticut
    New Haven, CT
  4. Michelle Lanter Smith
    Chief Marketing Officer
    EPAY Systems, Inc.
    Rolling Meadows, IL
  5. Charlotte Laurent-Ottomane
    Executive Director
    Thirty Percent Coalition
    Boca Raton, FL
  6. Carolyn Leonard
    Founder & CEO
    DyMynd
    Chicago, IL
  7. Margaret (“Margo”) Loebl
    Former EVP & CFO
    AgroFresh Solutions
    Chicago, IL
  8. Emily Lonigro
    President & Founder
    LimeRed
    Chicago, IL
  9. Mariann Madden
    Director, Rewards
    Willis Towers Watson
    Chicago, IL
  10. Renaye Manley
    Deputy Director/Trustee SEIU
    SEIU
    Chicago, IL
  11. Renetta McCann
    Chief Inclusion Experience Officer
    Publicis Groupe
    Chicago, IL
  12. Karen McDonald
    VP, Talent Management
    Kemper Corporate Services
    Chicago, IL
  13. Terry McDougall
    President
    Terry B. McDougall Coaching
    Chicago, IL
  14. Dorri McWhorter
    Chief Executive Officer
    YWCA Metropolitan Chicago
    Chicago, IL
  15. Gloria Mirrione
    Sector Leader, Asset Management/Co-Leader Impact Investing
    Korn Ferry
    New York, NY
  16. Midori Nakamura
    Vice President
    Duff & Phelps Corporation
    New York, NY
  17. Kathleen R. Pasulka-Brown
    Partner
    Pugh, Jones & Johnson, P.C
    Chicago, IL
  18. Jesal Patel
    Vice President
    Duff & Phelps Corporation
    New York, NY
  19. Tara Patock, CFA
    Portfolio Specialist
    William Blair
    Chicago, IL
  20. Anne Petersen
    Chief Strategy Officer
    Pico
    Chicago, IL
  21. Cynthia Plouché
    Independent Board Trustee, Northern Funds/Northern Institutional Funds
    Northern Trust Corporation
    Chicago, IL
  22. Ethan Powell
    CEO
    Impact Shares
    Dallas, TX
  23. Marisol Reyes
    Client Analyst
    Marquette Associates, Inc.
    Chicago, IL
  24. Heidi Ridley
    Global Chief Executive Officer
    AXA Investment Managers – Rosenberg Equities
    San Francisco, CA
  25. Alberto Rivera
    Research Data Analyst
    Marquette Associates, Inc.
    Chicago, IL
  26. Terri Jo Saarela
    Former Head, Corporate Governance
    SWIB
    Madison, WI
  27. Hande Sahin
    Member of the Board
    uIMPACT (Women Business Resource Group for United Airlines)
    Chicago, IL
  28. Marcel Sallis
    Institutional Client Relationship Manager
    Northern Trust Asset Management
    Chicago, IL
  29. David Saltz
    Senior Vice President & Partner
    Fleishman-Hillard Inc.
    Chicago, IL
  30. Teri Cotton Santos
    Independent Advisor
    Hoffman Barnes Risk Management
    Evanston, IL
  31. Madison Sargis
    Associate Director of Quantitative Research
    Morningstar
    Chicago, IL
  32. Deepa Shankar
    Education Partnership Manager, Public Safety Education & Outreach
    Underwriters Laboratories Inc.
    Northbrook, IL
  33. Kate Shattuck
    Co-Leader, Impact Investing
    Korn Ferry
    Washington, DC
  34. Lindsay Shea
    Director, Relationship Management
    Northern Trust Asset Management
    Chicago, IL
  35. Melissa Smith
    Consultant Relation
    Ariel Capital
    Chicago, IL
  36. Birame N. Sock
    Founder & CEO
    Upscan, Inc.
    Miami, FL
  37. Jan Sugar
    Leadership Communications Consultant, Coach, Speaker
    Jan Sugar Leadership Communications & Consulting
    Chicago, IL
  38. Erik Svendsen
    Executive Search Consultant
    David Gomez & Associates
    Chicago, IL
  39. David Townsend
    Assistant Vice President, Fixed Income Product Marketing
    DWS
    Chicago, IL
  40. Kristina Van Liew
    Managing Director – Wealth Management
    Graystone Consulting
    Chicago, IL
  41. Andrea Vittorio
    Reporter
    Bloomberg Law
    Washington D.C.
  42. Felisia A. Wesson
    Chief Administrative Officer
    Muller & Monroe Asset Management, LLC
    Chicago, IL
  43. Jane Western
    Board Member & Investment Committee Member
    Presbyterian Homes
    Investment Committee Member
    St. Olaf College
    Chicago, IL
  44. Laura Wilhelm
    Director
    Disability:IN Chicagoland
    Chicago, IL
  45. Rebecca J. Wing
    Board Director
    LW Lands
    Chicago, IL
  46. Tracy Wyman
    Founder & CEO
    SHEchange
    Alameda, CA

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