Governing Body members are responsible for the strategic direction of the HR Leadership Summit. The support and participation of our region's Fortune 1000 HR executives, along with the top government and academic HR executives, ensures that each of the conference sessions, speakers and best practice vendor sponsors are relevant, timely and structured to deliver maximum value.


Mike Dunford
SVP, Human Resources
Bill Matson
Analog Devices, Inc.
John McMahon
The Cumberland Gulf Group of Companies
Chris Palmer
VP, Human Resources
Alstom US

Governing Body

Maria Anderson
Senior Director, Human Resources
Orchard Brands
Kevin Barr
Terex Corporation
Krista Blair
AVP, Human Resources
Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
Jane Borkowski
VP, Human Resources & Organizational Development
Ocean Spray Cranberries, Inc.
Sarah Chartrand
SVP, Diversity, Talent Mgmt. & Org. Dev.
Ahold USA, Inc.
Paul Dietl
Chief Human Resources Officer
Commonwealth of Massachusetts
Annie Drapeau
EVP, Human Resources
Iron Mountain
Dawn Edwards
SVP, Human Resources
Barnes Group, Inc.
Amy Fardella
EVP, Chief HR Officer
The TJX Companies, Inc.
Kathleen Federico
The MENTOR Network
Cindy Garnett
VP, Human Resources
Shaw's Supermarkets, Inc.
Robert Hennemuth
SVP, Human Resources
Hexcel Corporation
Brenna Jones
SVP, Human Resources
American Tower Corporation
Rebecca J. Lamey
SVP Human Resources
MaineGeneral Health
Sheri Lamoureux
VP, Human Resources
Iberdrola USA, Inc.
Vivian Leonard
Director, Human Resources
City of Boston
Cecilia McKenney
EVP, Human Resources & Call Center Sales & Service
Frontier Communications Corporation
Regis Mulot
SVP, Global Human Resources
Staples, Inc.
Kevin A. Myatt
SVP, Human Resources, YNHHS & Yale-New Haven Hospital
Yale-New Haven Hospital
Kyle Polischuk
VP, Human Resources
The Talbots, Inc.
Elizabeth Rae
Corporate VP of Human Resources
Waters Corporation
Brian Silva
SVP, Human Resources
Fresenius Medical Care
Robby Sisco
SVP, Human Resources
Cabot Corporation
Judy West
SVP and Chief Human Resources Officer
Maine Medical Center