Kim K.W. Rucker

Kim K.W. Rucker

Sandra Day O’Connor Board Excellence Award

Kim Rucker is an accomplished executive, holding senior leadership positions since 2004.  She is currently on the Board of Directors of 3 Fortune 500 Companies and a world-renowned medical non-profit.

Kim serves on the Board of Directors of Celanese Corporation, a global specialty and materials company with net sales in 2020 of $5.7 Billion, Lennox International Inc., a $3.6 Billion global company, Marathon Petroleum Corporation, a premier U.S. refining, marketing, and midstream company with a nationwide footprint, and the Board of Trustees of Johns Hopkins Medicine, an $8.9 Billion (FY 2020) nonprofit.

Kim also sits on the Board of Directors of Haven for Hope, a non-profit organization dedicated to transforming the lives of homeless individuals in San Antonio, Texas.  She is also on the Advisory Board of Innovative Lawyers Summit, organized by Financial Times and RSG Consulting.

Kim has numerous recognitions and awards for her achievements.  She is a sought-after speaker on a variety of topics including leadership, culture, team building, corporate governance, corporate reputation and managing for value.  She has authored many articles, a book chapter and is noted in several publications.  She holds a JD from Harvard Law School and a Master in Public Policy from the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard.  She was raised in the Chicago area, and now lives in San Antonio with her husband and two children.