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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 Corporation

Cathy Callaway Adams

Arts Volunteer

Leah S. Aldridge, JD IBCLC

Principal
Atlanta Breastfeeding Consultants, LLC

Felicia Allen

VP of Product Management
UPS®

Peggy V. Allumbaugh

Partner (retired)
Deloitte

Margaret Anderson

Senior Vice President, Enterprise Cloud Services
SAP America

Renita Jones Anderson

Marketing Director
INVISTA

Marisol Angelini

Board Director
Bush Brothers & Co.

Lillian Ansley

Founder & Managing Partner
Kirby + Ansley

Kristen J. Appleman

Senior Vice President
ADP TotalSource

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

Senior Vice President Human Resources
Boys & Girls Club of America

DeLois B. Babiker

Managing Member CEO
Intellectual Concepts, LLC

Terri L. Badour

Executive Director
American Red Cross of Georgia

Cindy Baerman

Board Member
EPI Breads and FPL Foods

Jim Balkcom

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

Greg Barnes

Office Managing Partner
KPMG LLP Memphis

Kimberly Beaudin

CEO
Chick-fil-A College Football Hall of Fame

Susan Bell, CPA

Partner (retired)
EY

Wendolyn C. Bell, M.D., FAAP

Tim Bentsen

Director
Synovus Financial Corp.

Barbara Ray

Managing Director
North Highland

Mithu Bhargava

SVP, Professional Services
NCR Corporation

Becky Blalock

Managing Partner,
Advisory Capital;
Corporate Board Member

Sue Boehlke

President, Media and Events
Informa Tech

Celeste Bottorff

CMO
Hire Dynamics

Wayne Bradley

Partner
Squire Patton Boggs (US) LLP

Belinda Brady

Founder & Consultant
C View Consulting LLC

Rosalind Brewer

COO & Group President
Starbucks Corporation

Sheraun Britton-Parris

Head of Portfolio Marketing
SITA

Kelly Brock

Marketing Director
UPS®

Deb Bronder

CHRO
NCR Corporation

Kimberly P. Brunson

Partner
Deloitte LLP

Miriam Burgess

Partner, Global Account Executive
Aon

Mats-Ola Bydell

Partner & Head of Atlanta Office
Odgers Berndtson

Chris Byrne

VP, Global Marketing
UPS®

Suzanne Christensen

Chief Risk Officer & Global Chair Invesco’s Womens Network
Invesco

Elizabeth W. Clubb

Founder and CEO
CareSix

Almeta E. Cooper

Principal
AECooper Group, LLC

Shan Cooper

Executive Director
Atlanta Committee for Progress

Crystal Cooper Mathis

Dir. of Marketing and Communications
SignatureFD

Audra L. Cunningham

Executive Vice President & Chief Administrative Officer
T. Dallas Smith & Company

CJ Czerniawski

Managing Partner
DataCraft Partners

Frank X. Dalton

Partner
Fulcrum Equity Partners

Steven Deaton

President & CEO
Cornerstone Bank

Michelle Dobbins

Chief Financial Officer
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

Chief Communications and Human Resources Officer
Deluxe Corporation

Connie Engel

Partner, Childress Klein
Director, Renasant Bank

Sarah Ernst

Partner
Alston & Bird LLP

Kimberley Euston

Director – National Business Development Leader for
Technology, Media and Entertainment Sector
PwC

Kimberly Evans

CEO
Relations Research

Reade Fahs

CEO
National Vision, Inc.

Howard L. Feinsand

Dave Ferguson

President & CEO (ret.)
Walmart Europe

Whitney Ferrer

Office Managing Shareholder
Littler

Mary Ford

Chief Marketing Officer
CENTEGIX

Jeanene Fowler

Financial Advisor
Edward Jones Investments

Mary Francia

Partner Board Practice
Odgers Berndtson

Lee Friedman

VP – Wealth Management
UBS Financial Services Inc.

Susan P. Gambardella

President North America
Kimberly-Clark Professional

David Gamsey

EVP & Chief Financial Officer
First Advantage Corporation

Mary Ellen Garrett

Senior Vice President & Wealth Management Advisor
The Garrett Group at Merrill Lynch

Kelly Gay

CEO and Chairwoman
OnBoard

Heather Generes

CMO & SVP, International
Equifax

Dina Gerson

Director, Olympic Marketing
The Coca-Cola Company

Tammie Gietl

Marketing Operations and Technology Consultant

Lauren Gilkenson

Wealth Management Associate
The Casey-Slade Group, Morgan Stanley

Merrilee Gober, BSN, RN, JD

Nurse Attorney
Georgia Health Advocates

Lisa Y. Gordon

President and CEO
Atlanta Habitat for Humanity

Lou Grill

Vice President
Coca-Cola North America

Leigh Ann Groome

Managing Director
Groome Consulting

Nancy D. Halwig

SVP – Middle Market
BBVA

Nozi Hamidi

Vice President, Marketing
W.R. Grace

Crystal Hanlon

President, Northern Division
The Home Depot

Jennifer Harmon

SVP Risk Management
Truist

Lucille Heil

EVP, Market Operations
JLL

Virginia A. Hepner

Director – Cadence Bancorporation: National Vision, Inc.; Oxford Industries

Susan Hitchcock

Advisory Board
Turknett Leadership Group

Stefan Hockley

VP, Global HR
Sierra Wireless

Evelyn M. Hoff

Executive Director (retired)
Fabrefaction Theatre Company

Lynne Fair Homrich

Founder & CEO
League of Change Institute, Inc.

Charles Huddleston

Of Counsel
Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP

Cheri Husney

Chief Marketing and Business
Development Officer
Littler

Mary Ellen Imlay

Chairman & President
The Imlay Foundation

Michelle Jackson, CFP®, CPWA®, CIMA®

Senior Vice President
Capital Group Private Client Services

Trish Jones

Anne H. Kaiser

VP, Community & Economic Development
Georgia Power

Linda A. Klein

Senior Managing Shareholder
Baker Donelson

Joel Koblentz

Sr. Partner
The Koblentz Group

Alison LaBruyere

Of Counsel
Squire Patton Boggs (US) LLP

Lisa LaFave

Marybeth Leamer

EVP HR & Administration (ret.)
Cox Enterprises

F. David Leiter, Jr.

Managing Partner
KPMG LLP

Alison Lewis

Chief Growth Officer
Kimberly-Clark Corporation

Stacy Lewis

Wealth Manager
Creatie Planning

Helene G. Lollis

CEO
Pathbuilders, Inc.

Annis Lyles

Vice President (retired)
The Coca-Cola Company

Roy MacLean

SVP, Customer Experience
Sierra Wireless

Jane Mandula

Board Member
Mazzetti, Inc.

Jennifer Manning

Associate General Counsel and Corporate Secretary
The Coca-Cola Company

Paul Marcela

President & CEO
Governance Partners Group, LLC

Nataly Marks

Advisory Managing Director
KPMG LLP

Mary McCoy

Partner
McCoy Advisory LLC

Scott McCune

CEO
McCune Ventures

Tiffanie McDonald

Asst. VP, Inclusion & Diversity
Cox Enterprises

Myra McElhaney

Author/Speaker
McElhaney & Associates, LLC

Ann-Marie McGaughey

Partner
Squire Patton Boggs (US) LLP

Rebecca Messina

Senior Advisor, McKinsey
Former Global CMO, Uber

Heather Miller

VP Technology Strategy and Portfolio
McKesson

Stefanie D. Miller

The McDonald’s Division, SVP US
The Coca-Cola Company

Toni Millner

VP & Assistant General Counsel
WarnerMedia

Katharine Mobley

CMO
First Advantage

Hala Moddelmog

President & CEO
The Woodruff Arts Center

Candy Moore

SVP
Wells Fargo

Erika Moore

Managing Director
Achieve Moore

Tracy Moore

Managing Partner
Achieve Moore

Sandra Morelli

Regional Director
Capital Group Private Client Services

Norene Mostkoff

Managing Director
MACCO Restructuring Group

Diana Murphy

Executive Coach
Diana Murphy Coaching, LLC

Janine Alfano Musholt

Founder
JA Musholt Strategies & Consulting, LLC

Rupal Nanavati

VP and TM, IoT Vertical Business Unit
Sierra Wireless

Nithya Narasimhan

VP Implementation
ADP

Susan Nethero

Managing Director
GoldenSeeds

Joan Netzel, CPA

CEO
Joan Netzel Consulting

Maripat Newington

Sr. Vice President
CSI Leasing, Inc.

Judi North

Corporate Board Member

Sarah O’Brien

Founding Partner
Valor Ventures

Barbara J. O’Connell

Attorney

Susan O’Farrell

CFO, Retired
BlueLinx Corporation

Tim Oliver

Chief Financial Officer
NCR Corporation

Kinsee Owens

Senior Manager, Human Resources
Sierra Wireless

Elba Pareja-Gallagher

Founder & President
ShowMe50.org

Yoo-Sun Park

Sr. Managing Counsel
The Coca-Cola Company

Clara Parris, CFP®

Advisor, SignatureEXEC
SignatureFD, LLC

Christy Parrish

VP Marketing Digital Access
UPS®

Stefanie Paulos

Assistant Vice President (retired)
The Coca-Cola Company

Laura C. Pease

Senior Vice President, Private Client Advisor
Bank of America Private Bank

Anne Peck

Vice President, Office of the CIO
State Street Corporation

Betsy Peck

Board of Director
GIPR

Ryanne F. Pennington

Senior Vice President
JLL

Aleacia Perdomo

Vice President
Aon Risk Services

Rachel Perry

Resident Managing Director
Aon

Jennifer Pipa

CEO
American Red Cross Georgia Region

Margarita Porto

Partner
Newport Board Group

Steven B. Potter

CEO
Odgers Berndtson US

Brittain Prigge

President
Balentine

Alison Rand

EVP & CFO
Primerica Inc.

Linda Redding

Senior Vice President
Wells Fargo

DeRetta Rhodes, PhD

SVP – Human Capital
Atlanta Braves

Amy Richter

Leadership Advisor &  Coach
ThinqShift

Beth Riddle

SVP, Sr. Relationship Manager
Bank of America

Heather Robertson Fortner

CEO
SignatureFD, LLC

Lisa Robinson

President, OnBoard
Partner, Bell Oaks Executive Search

Karen Robinson Cope

Executive Chairwoman
Ongev

Suzanne M. Russo

Assistant General Counsel
The Home Depot

Melissa Rutten

Financial Advisor
Merrill Lynch

Jim Ryan

SVP, Strategic Partnerships
Sierra Wireless

Jane O. Salter

CFO and Audit Partner (ret.)
EY

Robin Sangston

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

Michele Sarkisian

Partner
Avenger Capital

Maureen Schumacher

CMO
Global Payments

Marc Schwarz

Partner
DataCraft Partners LLC

Anne Sciarrone, AIA

Principal Architect, CEO & Lead Visionary Designer
H. Anne Blakely Sciarrone Architecture, LLC

Julie C. Seitz

Managing Director
Delta Air Lines

Debbie Sessions

Director (retired)
Wipfli

Vicki Shackley

Partner, SignatureEXEC
SignatureFD, LLC

Ruchi Talati Shah

Director of Marketing
UPS®

Todd Sheldon

EVP & General Counsel
PulteGroup, Inc.

Sophia Shoate

President, U.S. Sales
UPS®

Tori M. Silas

Partner
Smith, Gambrell & Russell, LLP

Wanda J. Silva

President
Silva Capital Solutions, Inc.

Carrie Nordman Smith

VP, Finance & Accounting
UPS®

Lucinda B. Smith

Senior Vice President, Global Business Services
AGCO

Lynnette M. Smith

Advertising Operations Manager
The Weather Channel

Kimberly D. Spears

Senior Manager, HR
Deloitte Services LLP

Christine St.Clare

Retired KPMB Partner
Corporate Board Member

Amber Steele

Sr. Dir. Global Sponsorships
The Coca-Cola Company

Marc Sullivan

Director
Private Directors Association

Bentina Chisolm Terry

Senior Vice President
Georgia Power

Mimi Thigpen

Director
Globe Life, Opus Bank

Brandi Thomas

VP Corporate Audit
Delta Air Lines

Lisa Tilt

CEO
Full Tilt Consulting

Annette Tirabasso

Partner
Tirabasso Transformation Group

Terry Trout

SVP, Marketing
Liquid Web

Carolyn (Lyn) Turknett

Co-founder
Turknett Leadership Group

Leslie M. Turner

General Counsel (retired)
The Hershey Company

Pat Upshaw-Monteith

President and CEO
Leadership Atlanta

Karen J. Viera

SVP, Global Chief HR Officer
Church’s Chicken

Steve Voorhees

Chief Executive Officer
WestRock Company

Kathy Waller

CFO & EVP (retired)
The Coca-Cola Company

Lauren Walls

Account Executive Practice Leader
Aon

Kathleen A. Walters

Board Member, Jabil Inc.
Chair of Board of Trustees, Syracuse University

Liz Ward

Chief Marketing Officer
United Way of Greater Atlanta

Rona L. Wells

President
Wells Holdings

Darcy White

M&A Partner
Jones Day

Blake M. Williams

Partner
SignatureEXEC, SignatureFD, LLC

Shereta Williams

VP Business Development
Cox Enterprises

A. Michelle (Shelli) Willis

SVP and Deputy General Counsel
SunTrust

Phoebe A. Wood

Principal
CompaniesWood

Brooke Yamini

VP, Marketing Operations
UPS®

Dottie Frazier Yates

Head of Product Mgmt & Principal – Financial Services & Payments
XUP Payments, an MCG Company

Marija Zivanovic-Smith

SVP, Corporate Marketing, Communications & Public Affairs
NCR Corporation