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As we celebrate our 28th year, we invite you to join a select group of women and men who have accepted the invitation to be a part of the Advocates List and are passionate about the mission of OnBoard. Advocate only events feature high-profile speakers and intimate networking opportunities. Advocates also receive the full benefits of OnBoard Membership. See Advocate Brochure for details.

The Advocates List

The Advocates List are individuals who have accepted the invitation to financially support OnBoard at a leadership level.  Advocates support OnBoard’s mission to increase the number of women in executive leadership and on corporate boards.

The campaign for 2020-2021 Advocates List covers October 1, 2020 to September 30, 2021 and opens now.  To pay the $300 fee to be an Advocate which includes membership click here.

Our current Advocates are:

Kristin R. Adams

Executive Vice President
Aon Risk Services

Cathy Callaway Adams

EVP & Chief Operations Officer
Federal Home Loan Bank Atlanta (retired)

Leah S. Aldridge, JD IBCLC

Principal
Atlanta Breastfeeding Consultants, LLC

Peggy V. Allumbaugh

Partner (retired)
Deloitte

Margaret Anderson

Senior Vice President
SAP

Renita Anderson

Marketing Director
INVISTA

Marisol Angelini

Board Director
Bush Brothers, NACD

Andrea Arena

CEO
Time Squared Concierge, LLC

Claire (Yum) Lewis Arnold

CEO and Founder
Leapfrog Services, Inc.

L. Scott Askins

General Counsel
Kabbage, Inc.

Joyce Auskelis

Founder & Career Strategist
DefiningNEXT

Phyllis Austin

SVP Human Resources
Boys & Girls Clubs of America

Jim Balkcom

Chairman, Advisory Board/
Civilian Aide to the Secretary of the Army
Axua, EspriGas, Inc.

Michael Baroody

Partner
Harvard Group International

Shannon C. Baxter

Partner
Dentons US LLP

Anne Marie Begley

Vice President Business Development
Tone Networks

Susan Bell

Partner
Ernst & Young LLP

Tim Bentsen

Director
Synovus Financial Corp.

Kathy T. Betty

Corporate Director
Aaron’s, Inc.

Becky Blalock

Managing Partner,
Advisory Capital;
Corporate Board Member

Sue Boehlke

President, Infrastructure Intelligence
Informa

Genevieve Bos

SVP, Strategic Alliances and Partnerships
PlatypusNeuro

L. Celeste Bottorff

CMO
Hire Dynamics

Denise Boyd

Partner
Grant Thornton LLP

Wayne Bradley

Partner
Squire Patton Boggs (US) LLP

Belinda Brady

Director, Investments
Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta

Rosalind G. Brewer

Chief Operating Officer & Group President
Starbucks Corporation

Janine Brown

Partner-in-Charge, Atlanta Office
Alston & Bird LLP

Kimberly Brunson

Partner
Deloitte Tax LLP

Miriam Burgess

Partner, Global Account Executive
Aon

Suzanne E. Burks

Chief Marketing Officer
The Burks Companies, Inc.

Chris Byrne

VP, Global Marketing
UPS®

Elizabeth Camp

Corporate Board Member

Vicki Cansler

Chief Human Resources Officer
Piedmont Healthcare, Inc.

Sarah Mercer Chatel

Owner/Agent
Chatel Group at Ansley Atlanta Real Estate

Lea Clingman

Former Sr. Vice President of Sales
Hitachi

Almeta E. Cooper

Principal
AECooper Group, LLC

Shan Cooper

Executive Director
Atlanta Committee for Progress

CJ Czerniawski

Managing Partner
DataCraft Partners

Frank X. Dalton

Partner
Fulcrum Equity Partners

Valerie Darling

SVP, Commercial Operations, OpGen, Inc.
President, Life Sciences Management Consultants

Paula Dart

VP Global Commercial Leadership
The Coca-Cola Company

Nancy A. Davies, CPCU

Sasha Davis

VP, Sales, Arby’s
The Coca-Cola Company

Steven G. Deaton

President, Chief Executive Officer
Cornerstone Bank

Constance Dierickx, PhD

CD Consulting Group LLC

Michelle Dobbins

CFO
Masters Capital Management

Leigh Dobbs

CHRO
Zenith American Solutions, Inc.

Roxanne Douglas

Owner
R Douglas Law Firm LLC

Dan Dubay

Partner, Director, SignatureEXEC
SignatureFD, LLC

Ceree Eberly

Board Director
Qualfon, Gartner, LLCs

Jane M. Elliott

CHRO
Deluxe Corporation

Connie Engel

Partner
Childress Klein

Sarah Ernst

Partner
Alston & Bird LLP

Kimberly Evans

CEO
RelaPhi

Mary Ford

Managing Partner
ForwardPoint

Jeanene Fowler

Financial Advisor
Edward Jones Investments

Mary Francia

Partner, Board Practice
Odgers Berndtson

Lee Friedman, CFP

Account Vice President
UBS Financial Services Inc.

Melissa Galt

Chief Connector
360 Degrees of Connection

Susan P. Gambardella

President, North America
Kimberly-Clark

David Gamsey

Chief Financial Officer & EVP
First Advantage Corporation

Kelly Gay

GM IoT Verticals
Sierra Wireless

Heather Generes

CMO & SVP, International
Equifax

Bonnie-Jeanne Gerety

Independent Advisor

Dina Gerson

Director, Olympic Marketing
The Coca-Cola Company

Jill Goodrich

President & CEO
Women’s Chamber of Commerce

Lou Grill

VP NSST
The Coca-Cola Company

Leigh Ann Groome

Nancy D. Halwig

Senior Vice President
BBVA

Crystal Hanlon

President, Northern Division
The Home Depot

Jennifer S. Harmon

Enterprise Risk Management
SunTrust

Lucille Heil

Senior Vice President
JLL

Dan Hendrix

Chairman of the Board
Interface®

Susan Hitchcock

Advisory Board, Founder-Women in Leadership Series
Turknett Leadership Group

Stefan Hockley

VP, Global Human Resources
Sierra Wireless

Cheri Husney

Chief Marketing and Business Development Officer
Littler

Michelle Jackson, CFP®, CPWA®

Senior Vice President
Capital Group Private Client Services

Terri Jondahl

CEO
CAB Incorporated

Trish Jones

Linda A. Klein

Senior Managing Shareholder
Baker Donelson

Sue Kolloru Barger

VP Corporate Strategy
Delta Air Lines

Lauren Koontz

President & CEO
YMCA of Metro Atlanta

Nancy Kumar

Alison LaBruyere

Of Counsel
Squire Patton Boggs (US) LLP

J. Chad LaBruyere

Director Legal Services
Heidelberg USA Inc.

Lisa LaFave

F. David Leiter, Jr.

Managing Partner
KPMG LLP

Alison Lewis

Chief Growth Officer
Kimberly-Clark Corporation

Stacy Lewis

Principal
TrueWealth

Helene Lollis

President & CEO
Pathbuilders, Inc.

Annis Lyles

VP, Integrated Marketing Communications
The Coca-Cola Company

Roy MacLean

SVP, Customer Experience
Sierra Wireless

Jane R. Mandula

Director – LP Committee
WISC Partners

Jennifer Manning

Associate General Counsel and Corporate Secretary
The Coca-Cola Company

Erica V. Mason

Partner
Akerman

Mary McCoy

Partner
McCoy Advisory LLC

Scott McCune

Founder
McCune Ventures

Myra McElhaney

Author/Speaker
McElhaney & Associates, LLC

Ann-Marie McGaughey

Partner
Squire Patton Boggs (US) LLP – Atlanta

Janet Miller

Vice President Sales (retired)
Spinneybeck|FilzFelt

Stefanie D. Miller

SVP/GM East Zone Food Service & On-Premise
The Coca-Cola Company

Toni Millner

VP & Assistant General Counsel
WarnerMedia

Hala Moddelmog

President & CEO
Metro Atlanta Chamber

Valerie Montgomery Rice

President and Dean
Morehouse School of Medicine

Tracy Moore

Managing Partner
Achieve Moore

Sandra S. Morelli

SVP and Regional Director
Capital Group Private Client Services

Norene Mostkoff

Managing Director
MACCO Restructuring Group

Diana Murphy

Executive Coach
Diana Murphy Coaching, LLC

Rupal Nanavati

VP and TM, IoT Vertical Business Unit
Sierra Wireless

Nithya Narasimhan

VP Client Success
ADP

Jeffrey Neppl

Partner
The Koblentz Group

Susan Nethero

Managing Director
GoldenSeeds

Joan Netzel, CPA

Maripat Newington

Sr. Vice President
CSI Leasing, Inc.

Michelle Nichols

Senior Director, Culture, Diversity & Talent Management
Aaron’s, Inc.

Judi North

Corporate Director
Acuity Brands and Community Health Systems

Sarah O’Brien

Founding Partner
Valor Ventures

Barbara J. O’Connell

Consultant
Legal & Compliance

Andi Oppmann

Director, Marketing
UPS®

Kinsee Owens

Senior Manager, Human Resources
Sierra Wireless

Elba Pareja-Gallagher

Founder & President
ShowMe50.org

Jackie Parker

Founder & President
JWP Consulting, LLC

Clara Parris, CFP®

Advisor
SignatureFD, LLC

Kinsee Owens

Senior Manager, Human Resources
Sierra Wireless

Christy Parrish

VP Global eCommerce Strategy
UPS®

Gary Patterson

CEO
FiscalDoctor Inc.

Stefanie Paulos

Assistant Vice President
The Coca-Cola Company

Anne Peck

Vice President, Office of the CIO
State Street Corporation

Betsy Peck

Director
Peck Advisory Services

Ryanne F. Pennington

Senior Vice President
JLL

Rachel Perry

Resident Managing Director
Aon

Margarita Porto

Partner
Newport Board Group

Brittain Prigge

President
Balentine

Juliette Pryor

Senior Vice President, General Counsel & Corporate Secretary
Cox Enterprises

Alison Rand

Chief Financial Officer
Primerica Inc.

Barbara Ray

Managing Director
North Highland

Susan G. Reeves

CEO
Main Street Natural Gas, Inc.

Amy Richter

Leadership Advisor &  Coach
ThinqShift

DeRetta Rhodes, PhD

SVP – Human Capital
Atlanta Braves

Suzanne Russo

Assistant General Counsel
The Home Depot

Jim Ryan

SVP, Strategic Partnerships
Sierra Wireless

Jane O. Salter

Emily Sanders

Managing Director
United Capital

Robin Sangston

VP, Chief Compliance and Privacy Officer
Cox Communications, Inc.

Jina Sanone

Managing Director
Delta Air Lines

Michele Sarkisian

President
P3 Advisors

Mike Schall

Managing Director
Schall Consulting Group, Inc.

Maureen Schumacher

SVP Marketing & Communications
Global Payments

Deborah Schwartz Griffin

President/Founder
Creative Connector

Marc Schwarz

Principal
DataCraft Partners

Julie Seitz

Managing Director, Corporate Real Estate
Delta Air Lines

Debbie Sessions

Director
Wipfli/PKM

Vicki Shackley

Partner
SignatureFD

Ruchi Shah

Director of Marketing
UPS®

Veronica Sheehan

COO
Make-A-Wish Georgia

Cornelia Shipley

CEO
3C Consulting LLC

Sophia Shoate

President, U.S. Sales
UPS®

Tori M. Silas

Partner
Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP

Wanda J. Silva

President
Silva Capital Solutions, Inc.

Carrie Nordman Smith

VP, Finance & Accounting
UPS®

Christine St.Clare

Corporate Board Member

Margaret Switzer

Senior Director
KPMG LLP

Bentina Terry

Senior Vice President
Georgia Power

Nadia Theodore

Consul General
Consulate General of Canada in Atlanta

Mimi Thigpen

Director
Globe Life

Brandi Thomas

VP Corporate Audit
Delta Air Lines

Lisa Tilt

CEO
Full Tilt Consulting

Annette Tirabasso

Partner
Tirabasso Transformation Group

Heather Trotter

VP National Sales
The Coca-Cola Company

Carolyn (Lyn) Turknett

Co-founder
Turknett Leadership Group

Leslie M. Turner

Retired General Counsel
The Hershey Company

Steve Voorhees

Chief Executive Officer
WestRock Company

Aubrey Waddell

Managing Chief Counsel
JLL

Kathy Waller

CFO, EVP & President of Enabling Services (retired)
The Coca-Cola Company

Kathleen A. Walters

Executive Vice President – Consumer Products Group
Georgia-Pacific

Liz Ward

Chief Marketing Officer
United Way of Greater Atlanta

Rona L. Wells

President
Wells Holdings

Blake M. Williams

Partner
SignatureEXEC, SignatureFD, LLC

A. Michelle (Shelli) Willis

SVP and Deputy General Counsel
SunTrust

Phoebe A. Wood

Principal
CompaniesWood

Brooke Yamini

VP, Marketing Operations
UPS®

Dottie Frazier Yates

Principal, Financial Services & Payments
Midtown Consulting Group

Angela McCord Yeremian

Southeast Regional Counsel
Century Communities, Inc.