The women listed below have provided their time, expertise and inspiring voices to the conception and organization of this landmark event.

* Member, Kellogg School of Management, Global Advisory Board
** Trustee, Northwestern University
*** Member, Kellogg School of Management, Global Advisory Board and Trustee, Northwestern University

Carol Bernick Portrait


CEO, Polished Nickel Capital Management
Board member, Northwestern Memorial HealthCare
Advisory Committee member, BDT Capital Partners Fund
Member, Executive Committee of the Chicago Community Trust
Author, Gather As You Go
Cindy Bigelow Portrait

Cindi Bigelow ’86

President & CEO, Bigelow Tea
Christine Brennan Portrait

Christine E. Brennan NU ’80**

Sports Columnist and Commentator, USA Today, ABC News, CNN, PBS and NPR
Roslyn Brock

Roslyn M. Brock ’99*

Chairman Emeritus, National Board of Directors, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
Vice President, Advocacy & Government Relations, Bon Secours Health System, Inc.

Robin Chemers Neustein ’78

Senior Director, Goldman Sachs
Founding Partner, Circle Financial Group
Managing Member, Rosh Holdings LLC
Anne Clarke Wolff Portrait

Anne Clarke Wolff ’89

Managing Director and Head of Global Corporate Banking and Global Leasing, Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Elaine Co Portrait

Elaine Co ’01

Partner & Head of Business Development, Janchor Partners Ltd.
Keech Combe Shetty Portrait

Keech Combe Shetty ’06

President & CEO, Combe Incorporated
Board of Directors for Combe Inc.
Board member: Personal Care Products Council (PCPC) and the Consumers Healthcare Products Association (CHPA)
Edith Cooper Portrait

EDITH W. Cooper ’86**

Retired Partner and Global Head of Human Capital Management, Goldman Sachs
Board Member: Etsy and Slack Technologies, Inc.
Kellogg Global Women’s Summit Steering Committee Co-Chair
Deborah Dehaas Portrait

Deborah DeHaas***

Vice Chairman and National Managing Partner, Center for Board Effectiveness, Deloitte
Sidney Dillard Portrait

Sidney Dillard ’86

Partner, Head of Corporate Investment Banking Division, Loop Capital
Ann Drake Portrait

Ann M. Drake ’84*

Chairman and CEO, DSC Logistics
Founder, AWESOME (Achieving Women’s Excellence in Supply Chain Operations, Management and Education)
Lisa Earnhardt Portrait

Lisa D. Earnhardt ’96*

President and CEO, Intersect ENT
Board member: Intersect ENT and Nevro
Deborah Fuhr Portrait

Deborah Fuhr ’89

Managing Partner, ETFGI LLP
Ilene Gordon Portrait

Ilene S. Gordon

Executive Chairman, Ingredion Incorporated
Board member: Lockheed Martin and International Paper Company-Presiding Director
Kellogg Global Women’s Summit Steering Committee Co-Chair

Gloria Guevara ’09

President and CEO, World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC)
Former Secretary of Tourism for Mexico
Vinita Gupta Portrait

Vinita Gupta ’92*

CEO, Lupin Limited
Chair, Lupin, Inc. and Lupin Pharmaceutical, Inc.
MaryKay Haben Portrait

Mary Kay Haben

Former President, North America, Wrigley
Board member: The Hershey Company
Independent Trustee, Equity Residential: Governance Committee

Jane S. Hoffman NU ’86**

Founder and President, Presidential Forum on Renewable Energy
Betsy Holden Portrait

Betsy D. Holden ’92*

Senior Advisor, McKinsey & Company, Inc.
Board member: Dentsply Sirona, Diageo PLC, Western Union, Lyons-Magnus
Lynn Davis Hopton Portrait

Lynn A. Hopton Davis ’86**

Senior Managing Director, Columbia Management Investment Advisors
Barbara Hulit Portrait

Barbara B. Hulit ’91*

Senior Vice President, Fortive Corporation
Board member, Washington Roundtable
Linda Johnson Rice Portrait

Linda Johnson Rice ’87

Chairman, Johnson Publishing Company Incorporated
Nancy Trienens Kaehler Portrait

Nancy Trienens Kaehler NU ’79**

Director of Corporate Sales, Kaehler Luggage
Margery Kraus Portrait

Margery Kraus*

Founder and Executive Chairman, APCO Worldwide
Ellen Kullman Portrait

Ellen J. Kullman ’83**

Co-Chair, Paradigm for Parity
Retired CEO, E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company
Board member: United Technologies Corporation, Dell Technologies, Amgen, Goldman Sachs and Carbon3D
Kellogg Global Women’s Summit Steering Committee Co-Chair
Jenny Lee Portrait

Jenny Lee ’01

Managing Partner, GGV Capital
Victoria Medvec Portrait

Victoria H. Medvec

Adeline Barry Davee Professor of Management and Organizations and Co-Founder and Executive Director, Kellogg Center for Executive Women, Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University
Kellogg Global Women’s Summit Steering Committee Co-Chair, Faculty Advisory Committee Chair and Planning Committee Co-Chair
Lisa Bhathal Merage Portrait

Lisa Bhathal Merage

Co-CEO, RAJ Manufacturing LLC (RAJ Swim)
Diana Nelson Portrait

Diana L. Nelson ’89

Chair, Carlson, Inc.
Wendy Nelson

Wendy M. Nelson ’99**

Former Executive Vice President, Carlson Hotels
Chair, Carlson Family Foundation and Director, Carlson
Phebe Novakovic Portrait

Phebe Novakovic**

Chairman & CEO, General Dynamics

Ellen Philips Katz**

Trustee, Northwestern University
Jane DiRenzo Pigott Portrait

Jane DiRenzo Pigott**

Managing Director, R3 Group LLC
Board member, Van Eck Funds
Paula B. Pretlow Portrait

Paula B. Pretlow ’78**

(Retired) Senior VP, The Capital Group
Director, the KRESGE Foundation

Jeanne K. Pritzker ’86

Founder and CEO, Foster Care Counts

Jill Fischer Rachesky ’87

Former International Marketing Manager, National Basketball Association
Sandra Reynolds Portrait

Sandra (Sandy) Reynolds ’88

Partner & Senior VP of Global Business Development, IntraLink Global
Partner and Co-Founder, Loop Capital Markets
Ginni Rommetty Portrait

Ginni Rometty NU ’79**

Chairman, President and CEO, IBM Corporation
Sheli Rosenberg Portrait

Sheli Z. Rosenberg NU ’66*

Principal, Roselin Investments
Board member: Spirit Realty Capital, Inc.; Equity Lifestyle Properties, Inc.
Diana Sands Portrait

Diana L. Sands ’96

Senior Vice President of the Office of Internal Governance and Administration, The Boeing Company
Member of the Executive Council, The Boeing Company
Jana Schreuder Portrait

Jana R. Schreuder ’83

Chief Operating Officer, Northern Trust Corporation
Sharmila Shahani-Mulligan Portrait

Sharmila Shahani-Mulligan ’94

CEO & Founder, ClearStory Data
Gwynne Shotwell Portrait

Gwynne E. Shotwell NU ’86**

President and COO, Space Exploration Technologies Corp. (SpaceX)
Jennifer Steans Portrait

Jennifer W. Steans ’89*

President and CEO, Financial Investment Corporation
Partner, Concentric Equity Partners
Katy Turner Keim Portrait

Katy Turner Keim ’87

CEO, LQ Digital
Sona Wong Portrait

Sona Wang ’86**

Founder and Managing Director, Ceres Venture Fund
Co-Founder, Chicago Blues Experience
Maggie Wilderotter Portrait

Maggie Wilderotter

Chairman & CEO, Grand Reserve Inn
Kirsten Wolberg Portrait

Kirsten Wolberg ’95

Chief Technology and Operations Officer, DocuSign