Board Diversity Award Honorees

In 2015, DirectWomen proudly presented its first Board Diversity Awards to General Electric Company and The Procter & Gamble Company. The Award honors corporations that have served as leaders in the effort to achieve board diversity, as illustrated by the critical mass of women directors on their boards and their strong commitment to diversity in the boardroom.

2021 Honoree

DirectWomen is proud to present its 2021 Board Diversity Award to ViacomCBS. 

As of 2020, ViacomCBS’s board includes seven women directors, four of whom hold a J.D. Eight of ViacomCBS’s 27-person senior management team are also women. The critical mass of women directors on the ViacomCBS…

PNC

2019 Honoree

DirectWomen is proud to present its 2019 Board Diversity Award to PNC. As of 2019, PNC’s board includes four women directors, one of whom holds a J.D. Three of ten members of PNC’s executive team are also women. PNC’s recognition of the value women bring to its leadership…

2018 Honoree

DirectWomen was proud to present its 2018 Board Diversity Award to ConocoPhillips. As of 2018, the board of ConocoPhillips included four women directors, one of whom held a J.D. Two of nine members of the ConocoPhillips executive team were also women. ConocoPhillips’ recognition of the value women…

2017 Honoree

DirectWomen is proud to present its 2017 Board Diversity Award to Visa, Inc. As of 2017, Visa’s board includes two women lawyers who are former DirectWomen Sandra Day O’Connor Board Excellence Awardees: Mary B. Cranston and Suzanne Nora Johnson. Three of ten members of Visa’s top management team…

2015 Honoree

In 2015, DirectWomen proudly presented its first Board Diversity Awards to General Electric Company and The Procter…

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Connie Collingsworth

Connie Collingsworth is the Chief Operating Officer, Chief Legal Officer and an Executive Leadership Team member of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, the world’s largest foundation with over $50

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Michelle Warner

Michelle M. Warner is a highly accomplished senior executive with over two decades of business experience with international public companies operating in over 50 countries. She has been a key

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Sylvia J. Kerrigan

Sylvia Kerrigan is the Executive Director of the Kay Bailey Hutchison Center for Energy, Law and Business at the University of Texas.  With over a decade in the board room,

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