Since joining American Greetings, Christy has served in a series of executive leadership roles, including managing major retailer accounts, overseeing the business intelligence and marketing functions, and leading the Papyrus-Recycled Greetings division as its president. In her current role, Christy oversees sales, marketing and creative for the core and digital businesses as well as new […]

Courtney Geduldig is Executive Vice President, Public Affairs for S&P Global. She is responsible for leading global government relations, internal and external communications, corporate responsibility, brand, digital, creative and corporate events.  Ms. Geduldig joined the Company in 2013 and previously served as Managing Director, Global Government and Public Policy. Prior to this role at the […]

Elizabeth Adefioye is the senior vice president and chief human resources officer for Ingredion. She is responsible for all global human resources functions, including talent acquisition, leadership development, compensation and benefits, as well as diversity and inclusion. In 2016, she joined Ingredion as vice president of human resources for North America. Prior to Ingredion, she […]

Kacee Colter began her franchise career in 1991 owning and operating units of The Body Shop and Baja Fresh brands. Kacee is currently a managing partner at Adventure Investments Group, LLC, which started as a franchisee nine years ago with the FiRE+iCE restaurant, Anaheim location. They acquired the South Lake Tahoe store, the franchise company, […]

Shazia Manus is a tenured financial services executive, including several leadership and CEO positions. She currently serves as the chief strategy and business development officer for CUNA Mutual AdvantEdge Analytics, a leading data analytics firm for the credit union industry. Manus is a frequent speaker and author on key topics like digital transformation, data analytics […]

Lena Khouri started her career recruiting top talent in entertainment at Creative Artists Agency. Her next move was in advertising where she worked in Account Management at Deutsch executing large-scale digital, experiential and traditional campaigns for Volkswagen, Sprint, Dr Pepper and 7UP. While at Deutsch, she co-founded their philanthropic arm, Deutsch Good, and grew it to the […]

Having joined New Eyes for the Needy as the Community Relations Coordinator in 2009, Jean was named Executive Director in June 2013. She is responsible for overseeing thedaily operations of New Eyes as well as managing grant writing and fundraising.   Jean, a graduate of Vassar College, worked in the banking and finance industry for many years, as well […]