Vice President, US Councils
The Conference Board
Russell Morris is the vice president of US Councils at The Conference Board. He leads an amazing team that supports and engages almost 3,000 senior executives in a broad array of executive peer-learning networks. From its first Council on Personnel in 1927 to its latest Council on Intelligent Automation, The Conference Board has provided a safe place for executives to share best practices and explore horizon issues.
Previously Russell served as the vice president of human resources and a member of the executive committee of The Conference Board. He joined The Conference Board in July 2007 to lead its Human Resources and Business Operations Councils. He has also developed The Conference Board Global Executive Leadership Program for senior business executives, created new councils, and expanded the reach of Council Perspectives. He also served a rotation as chief of staff to the CEO, leading key initiatives across the organization.
Prior to joining The Conference Board, Morris was a partner in McNulty Morris Associates LLC, where he developed and managed learning events for executives in learning, talent management and leadership development.