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Voting Members

Voting Members are comparable to shareholders in a for-profit organization, except they do not have an ownership interest in The Conference Board, which is a not-for-profit corporation. Most Voting Members are either the current or retired Chief Executive Officer of a member company. The Conference Board Voting Members support our corporate governance by participating in an annual proxy for our Board of Trustees. In accordance with Section 517(a) of the New York Not-for-Profit Corporation Law (NPCL), the Voting Members of The Conference Board shall not be personally liable for the debts, liabilities or obligations of the corporation.

Voting Members

Sanjiv Ahuja
Chairman and CEO
Tillman Global Holdings LLC

Sayid Khalid Bin Hamad Al-Busaidi
Sabco Group L.L.C.

Ellen R. Alemany
Chairwoman and CEO
CIT Group

Wayne W. Allen
Retired Chairman and CEO
Phillips Petroleum Company

Mukesh D. Ambani
Chairman and Managing Director
Reliance Industries Ltd.

Daniel P. Amos
Chairman and CEO
AFLAC Incorporated

Johan H. Andresen, Jr.
Owner and Chairman
Ferd Holding AS

C. Michael Armstrong
Retired Chairman and Director Emeritus
Comcast Corporation

Vicky Bailey
Anderson Stratton Enterprises LLC

Douglas M. Baker, Jr.
Chairman and CEO
Ecolab Inc.

Peter Bakker
World Business Council for Sustainable Development

Ajay Banga
President and CEO
MasterCard Worldwide

George S. Barrett
Former Executive Chairman
Cardinal Health, Inc.

Barbara Barrett
President and CEO
Triple Creek Ranch                                   

Alain J. P. Belda
Special Limited Partner
Warburg Pincus LLC

Vance Bell
Chief Executive Officer
Shaw Industries Group, Inc.

Stephanie Birrell Luedke
Head of Private Wealth Management 
Neuberg Berman Investment Advisers LLC

Andrew C. W. Brandler
Former Chief Executive Officer
CLP Holdings Ltd

Beth A. Brooke-Marciniak
Former Global Vice Chair, Public Policy

Lord Browne of Madingley
Executive Chairman
L1 Energy

Peter C. Browning
Nucor Corporation

Kenneth Burdick
Former Chief Executive Officer
WellCare Health Plans, Inc.

Robert L. Burrus, Jr.
Chairman Emeritus
McGuire Woods LLP

Carl Camden
Retired President and CEO
Kelly Services, Inc.

Richard Cavanagh
Director and Senior Advisor
Fremont Group

Emmanuel Chirico
Chairman and CEO

David Chun
CEO and Founder
Equilar, Inc.

R. Kerry Clark

Douglas R. Conant
Conant Leadership

Ian M. Cook
Former Chairman, President and CEO
Colgate-Palmolive Company

François M.G. Cornélis

Yannis S. Costopoulos
Honorary Chairman
Alpha Bank

Roger Crandall
Chairman, President and CEO

Bruce Culpepper
Retired U.S. Country Chair and President
Shell Oil Company

Etienne François Davignon
Minister of State, Belgium, Former Vice President
European Commission

Ian E. L. Davis
Rolls-Royce Holdings plc
Former Chairman and Worldwide Managing Director
McKinsey & Company

Bert De Graeve
Former Chairman

Roberto F. de Ocampo
Director and Founding Partner
Centennial Group Centennial Asia Advisors

Scott DeRue
Dean, Stephen M. Ross School of Business
University of Michigan

Suppiah Dhanabalan
Former Chairman
Temasek Holdings (Pvt) Ltd.

Samuel Di Piazza, Jr.
Retired Chairman
Mayo Clinic

Bülent Eczacibasi
Eczacibasi Holding A.S.

Harald Einsmann
Senior Advisor
Trilantic Capital Partners 

Michael P. Esposito, Jr.
Former Chairman
Syncora Holdings Ltd.

Isidro Fainé Casas

Roger W. Ferguson, Jr.
President and CEO

Fred Festa
Former Chairman and CEO
W.R. Grace & Co.

Niall FitzGerald
Hakluyt & Company

Vincent A. Forlenza
Executive Chairman

John D. Forsyth
Chairman and CEO
Wellmark, Inc.

Kenneth Frazier
Chairman and CEO
Merck & Co., Inc.

Jacob Frenkel
Former Chairman
JP Morgan Chase International

Daniel Fulton
Retired Chief Executive Officer

Victor K. Fung
Honorary Chairman
Li & Fung Limited

Holly Gagnon
Co-CEO and Chairperson
Artemis Strategic Investment Corporation

E. Gordon Gee
West Virginia University

Sefi Ghasemi
Chairman, President and CEO
Air Products and Chemicals, Inc.

Gary J. Goldberg
Former President and CEO
Newmont Mining Corporation

Pablo González Guajardo
Chief Executive Officer
Kimberly-Clark de Mexico, S.A.B. de C.V.

Tomás González Sada
Chairman of the Board
Cydsa, S.A. de C.V.

James H. Goodnight
Chief Executive Officer
SAS Institute

Ilene S. Gordon
Retired Chairman, President and CEO
Ingredion Incorporated

Alex Gorsky
Chief Executive Officer
Johnson & Johnson

Alan Greenspan
Former Chairman of
Board of Governors
The Federal Reserve System

John Haley
Willis Towers Watson

Kathy Hopinkah Hannan
Retired National Managing Partner, Global Lead Partner and Former Vice Chair

Richard J. Harshman
Former Chairman, President and CEO
Allegheny Technologies Inc.

Robert Henkel
Former President and CEO
Ascension Health

Zsolt Hernádi
Chairman and CEO
MOL Group

Frances Hesselbein
Chairman and Founding President
Frances Hesselbein Institute

Liz Hilton Segel
Managing Partner
McKinsey & Company

Jack Hockema
Chairman and CEO
Kaiser Aluminium

Ray R. Irani
Chairman and CEO
Ray Investments, LLC

Pablo Isla Alvarez de Tejera
Chairman and CEO
Inditex SA

Larry Jensen
President and CEO
Cushman & Wakefield, Commercial Advisors, LLC

Ole Johansson
Konescrane plc

D. Bryan Jordan
Chairman, President and CEO
First Horizon National Corporation

Harry P. Kamen
Retired Chairman
Metropolitan Life Insurance Company

Gerard J. Kleisterlee
Vodafone PLC

William I. Koch
President and CEO
Oxbow Carbon LLC

Richard M. Kovacevich
Retired Chairman and CEO
Wells Fargo & Company

Harry M. J. Kraemer, Jr.
Executive Partner
Madison Dearborn

Richard J. Kramer
Chairman, President and CEO
The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company

Robert J. Kueppers
Sage Partners

Mikalel Lilius
Former Chairman
Wärtsilä Corporation and Huhtamäki Oyj

Oscar M. Lopez
Chairman Emeritus
Lopez Holdings

John A. Luke, Jr.
Chairman and CEO
MeadWestvaco Corporation

Antonio Madero
Executive Chairman and CEO
SANLUISRassini, S.A.B. de C.V.

Vikram Malhotra
Chairman of the Americas
McKinsey & Company

Robert E. Mercer
Retired Chairman and CEO
Goodyear Tire Rubber Company

Bhupendra Kumar Modi
Smart Global

Beth E. Mooney
Former Chairman and CEO

Robert Moritz
PricewaterhouseCoopers International Ltd

Stanley A. Motta

Deanna M. Mulligan
President and CEO
Guardian Life Insurance Co.

N.R. Narayana Murthy
Chairman Emeritus
Infosys Limited

Joel Myers
Founder, President and Chairman

Thomas C. Nelson
Chairman, President and CEO
National Gypsum Company

Sir Bryan Nicholson
Retired Chairman
Financial Reporting Council

Lars G. Nordström
Chairman of the Board
Vattenfall AB

Steve Odland
President and CEO
The Conference Board, Inc.

Ronald P. O’Hanley
President & CEO
State Street Global Advisors

Hutham S. Olayan
Retired President and CEO
Olayan America Corporation

Camille Olson
Seyfarth Shaw LLP

Gavin Patterson
Former Chief Executive Officer
BT Group plc

John B. Prescott, A.C.
Former Chairman
Aurizon Holdings Limited

Jason Providakes
President and CEO
MITRE Corporation

John B. Reid AO
Executive in Residence
QUT Business School

Patricia Russo
Hewlett Packard Enterprise

Edward B. Rust, Jr.
Chairman Emeritus
State Farm Insurance Companies

Güler Sabanci
Chair and Managing Director
Haci Omer Sabanci Holding AS

Maria Sastre
Retired President and COO
Signature Flight Support Corporation

Henry B. Schacht
Special Limited Partner
Warburg Pincus

Susan C.  Schwab
Former United States Trade Representative

Sideh Sedgh Bina
Founding Partner

Scott Serota
President and CEO
Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association

Frederick W. Smith
Chairman and CEO
FedEx Corporation

Venu Srinivasan
TVS Group

Jane Stevenson
Vice Chair, Board and CEO Services
Korn Ferry

Gabrielle Sulzberger
Co-Founder and General Partner
Rustic Canyon/Fontis Partners L.P.

Teong Hean Tan
Southern Capital Group Pte Ltd

Inge Thulin
Chairman, President and CEO
3M Company

Anton van Rossum
Former Director
Crédit Suisse Group

Karel Vinck
Honorary Chairman

Marcus Wallenberg

Miles D. White
Executive Chairman
Abbott Laboratories

Maggie Wilderotter
Retired Executive Chairman 
Frontier Communications Corporation

Keith E. Williams
Former President and CEO

Ronald A. Williams
Chairman and CEO
RW2 Enterprises, LLC

Alexander R. Wynaendts
Chief Executive Officer

Marjorie Yang
Esquel Group

Jaime Augusto Zobel del Ayala, II
Chairman and CEO
Ayla Corporation

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