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NAHR Foundation Board of Trustees


    Joseph B. Ruocco, Chair

    Managing Director
    Coastal Capital Partners, LLC
    Formerly Senior Vice President, Human Resources
    The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company

    Christine M. Pambianchi, Vice Chair
    Executive Vice President & Chief People Officer
    Formerly Executive Vice President & Chief Human Resources Officer
    Verizon Communications, Inc.
    Formerly Executive Vice President, People & Digital
    Corning Incorporated

    Sharon C. Taylor Secretary-Treasurer

    Formerly Senior Vice President, Human Resources
    Prudential Financial


    Ted Childs, Jr.
    Founder, Ted Childs LLC
    Formerly Vice President, Global Workforce Diversity
    IBM Corporation

    Fred K. Foulkes
    Professor of Organizational Behavior; Director, Human Resources Policy Institute
    Questrom School of Management, Boston University

    Ashley Goldsmith
    Chief People Officer

    Madelyn Pulver Jennings
    Formerly Senior Vice President, Personnel
    Gannett Co., Inc.

    Pamela O. Kimmet
    Chief Human Resources Officer
    Formerly Chief Human Resources Officer
    Cardinal Health, Inc.
    Formerly Senior Vice President & Chief Human Resources Officer
    Coca-Cola Company, Inc.

    David Lewin
    Neil H. Jacoby Professor Emeritus of Management, Human Resources & Organizational Behavior
    UCLA Anderson School of Management
    Managing Director and Head of the Human Capital Labor & Employment Practices
    Berkeley Research Group (BRG)

    Dermot O'Brien

    Formerly Chief Transformation Officer

    Mary George Opperman
    Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer
    Cornell University

    Sharon Taylor
    Formerly Senior Vice President, Human Resources
    Prudential Financial

    Daniel V.
    ​Senior Advisor, Workplace Policy & CEO Emeritus
    HR Policy Association

    Patrick M.Wright
    Thomas C. Vandiver Bicentennial Chair
    Department of Management
    Darla Moore School of Business
    University of South Carolina

    Ex-Officio Officer:

    Jill B. Smart

    President, NAHR and NAHR Foundation
    Formerly Chief Human Resources Officer, Accenture

    Ex-Officio Trustees:

    Ken Hutchinson

    NAHR Foundation Immediate Past Chair
    Hutchinson Consulting, LLC
    Vice President Emeritus
    University of Missouri System

    Trustee Emeritus:

    R. Wayne Anderson