YaleWomen Webinar: Access & Impact of Women on Corporate Boards

In Conversation: Access & Impact of Women on Corporate Boards

Join us for our one-hour webinar Tuesday, February 27, 2018, 1-2 pm Eastern

Hosted at Catalyst, a global nonprofit working with some of the world’s most powerful CEOs and leading companies to help build workplaces that work for women.

A thought provoking panel discussion about the current status of women on Fortune 500 Boards, the challenges that women – including women of color – face in obtaining board positions, and success stories of female corporate directors, followed by a Q&A session.


Ann Fudge, former chairman and CEO of Young & Rubicam, a global network of marketing communications companies, who has served on corporate boards globally. Prior to Young & Rubicam, Ms. Fudge served as president of the Beverages, Desserts and Post Division, a $5 billion unit of Kraft Foods. She serves on the boards of directors of Northrop Grumman, Novartis, and Unilever.

Brande Stellings, JD, ’89 BA, Senior Vice President, who leads Catalyst’s Advisory Services, consisting of Catalyst’s Consulting Services as well as its Corporate Board Services, which works closely with companies to accelerate the advancement of women through the pipeline to leadership and the boardroom.

Moderated by:

Dr. Akosua Barthwell Evans, PhD, ‘90 JD, CEO of The Barthwell Group, a boutique, multi-dimensional management consulting firm that has served clients throughout the United States in multiple sectors. Dr. Evans has served on more than 16 not-for-profit boards throughout the US, including Yale Alumni Association Board of Governors, the Trustee Committee on Education, The Museum of Modern Art, the Romare Bearden Foundation, and the Mary Reynolds Babcock Foundation

Register now – there is no charge for this event!

You can submit your questions for Dr. Evans in advance by sending an email to [email protected] before Tuesday, February 20th, or ask your questions during the webinar via chat.

February 27, 2018 at 1:00pm - 2pm

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