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
VP, Human Resources
Orchard Brands
Kevin Barr
Terex Corporation
Christine Bilotti-Peterson
The Hanover Insurance Group
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.
Deirdre Evens
Executive Vice President, Human Resources
Clean Harbors, Inc.
Amy Fardella
EVP, Chief HR Officer
The TJX Companies, Inc.
Kathleen Federico
The MENTOR Network
Bill Garrett
Executive Director, HR
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Robert Hennemuth
SVP, Human Resources
Hexcel Corporation
Brenna Jones
SVP, Human Resources
American Tower Corporation
Donna Kimmel
SVP, Human Resources
Pierre La Perriere
SVP, Human Resources
Gilbane, Inc.
Rebecca J. Lamey
SVP, Human Resources
MaineGeneral Health
Sheri Lamoureux
VP, Human Resources
Iberdrola USA, Inc.
Vivian Leonard
Director, Human Resources
City of Boston
Rick Martino
VP, Human Resources
Bose Corporation
Cecilia McKenney
EVP, Human Resources & Call Center Sales & Service
Frontier Communications Corporation
Cathleen Moynihan
EVP HR & Corp. Communications
Regis Mulot
SVP, Global Human Resources
Staples, Inc.
Joe Nedder
EVP, Human Resources
Fidelity Investments
Kyle Polischuk
VP, Human Resources
The Talbots, Inc.
Elizabeth Rae
Corporate VP, Human Resources
Waters Corporation
Tamah Rosker
VP, Global Human Resources
iBasis, Inc.
Robby Sisco
SVP, Human Resources
Cabot Corporation
Vicki Vezina
Skyworks Solutions, Inc.
Eliana Zem
SVP, Human Resources
Diageo North America