Special Committee Authorship
The Conference Board Committee on Corporate Political Spending
The Conference Board convened the Committee on Corporate Political Spending in April 2011 to educate and engage the corporate community on the complex issue of corporate political spending. The committee is co-chaired by Charles Grezlak, vice president, State Government Affairs & Policy, Merck & Co., and Dan Bross, senior director, Corporate Citizenship, Microsoft Corporation.
This report reflects a compilation, but not a consensus, of the committee members’ views and does not necessarily reflect the views of the companies with which members are affiliated. For more information on The Conference Board Committee on Corporate Political Spending and to access additional resources, please visit www.conferenceboard.org/politicalspending
Assistant General Counsel
Altria Client Services
Dan Bross (co-chair)
Senior Director, Corporate Citizenship
Chief Governance Officer and Corporate Secretary
Prudential Financial Inc.
Charles Grezlak (co-chair)
Vice President, State Government Affairs & Policy
Merck & Co., Inc.
Vice President, Government Affairs
Campbell Soup Company
Corporate Secretary and Chief Governance Counsel
Director of Corporate Governance
The Coca-Cola Company
Senior Vice President and Deputy General Counsel
Associate General Counsel
The Procter & Gamble Company
Executive Corporate, Securities & Finance Counsel
General Electric Company