Board of Directors

Board of Directors


Organizational affiliations are supplied for purposes of identification only.

  • G. Elaine Wood, Chair
    Duff & Phelps, LLC

  • Loria B. Yeadon, First Vice Chair
    Yeadon IP LLC

  • Laura A. Wilkinson, Vice Chair
    Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP

  • Deborah L. Rhode, Vice Chair
    Ernest W. McFarland Professor of Law
    Stanford University School of Law

  • Jay W. Waks, Vice Chair
    Senior Executive Vice President and General Counsel
    American Kennel Club

  • Robert M. Kaufman, Treasurer
    Proskauer Rose LLP

  • Elizabeth J. Cabraser, At Large
    Lieff, Cabraser, Heimann & Bernstein, LLP

  • Carol Robles-Román
    President and CEO
    Legal Momentum


  • Dede Thompson Bartlett
    Corporate Alliance to End Partner Violence (CAEVP)

  • Sabine Chalmers
    Chief Legal and Corporate Affairs Officer
    Anheuser-Busch InBev

  • Ethan Cohen-Cole, PhD, MPA, MA
    Managing Director and Financial Services Practice Lead
    Econ One Research Inc.

  • Alexis S. Coll-Very
    Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP

  • Meena L. Elliott
    Senior Vice President, Chief Legal and Administrative Officer, Corporate Secretary
    Aviat Networks

  • Kim Gandy
    President and CEO
    National Network to End Domestic Violence

  • Vilia B. Hayes
    Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP

  • Matthew S. Kahn
    Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP

  • Amy Dorn Kopelan
    Bedlam Productions, Inc.

  • Lori B. Leskin
    Arnold & Porter Kaye Scholer LLP

  • Susan B. Lindenauer
    The Legal Aid Society (retired)

  • Carol A. Baldwin Moody
    CAB Moody LLC

  • Stephanie A. Sheridan
    Sedgwick LLP

  • Karen E. Silverman
    Latham & Watkins LLP

  • Eileen Simon
    Chief Franchise Integrity Officer

  • Brande Stellings
    Senior Director, Advisory Services
    Catalyst Inc.

Honorary Directors

  • Muriel Fox, Chair

  • Barbara M. Cox

  • Etta Froio
    Contributing Senior Executive Editor
    Women’s Wear Daily (retired)

  • Stephanie George
    Former President
    People Magazine, In Style, Real Simple, and Essence

  • Ralph I. Knowles, Jr.
    Doffermyre Shields Canfield & Knowles LLC;

  • Michele Coleman Mayes
    New York Public Library

  • Lisa Specht
    Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP

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