BoardReady Institute Certified


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Congratulations to Our Spring 2022 BoardReady Institute Certified Members

Alex Alvarez: Chief Production and Sustainability Officer, Brown-Forman

William Alvarez Jr.: Fmr CFO, Harvest Capital Credit Corporation

Anthony Barrueta: SVP, Government Relations, Kaiser Permanente

Brenda Bazan: Operating Partner, TWV Capital Management LLC/Fmr President, EPSoft Technologies

Anna Maria Chávez: Chief Impact Officer, President-Encantos.org, Encantos

Margarita Colmenares: Director, Outreach and Recruitment, White House Fellows Foundation and Association

Manny Confresi: EVP, Global Head of M&A/Corporate Development, Elavon, Inc.

Ignacio Cortina: EVP, General Counsel & Secretary, Oshkosh Corporation

Alberto de Cardenas: EVP, Secretary and General Counsel, MasTec, Inc.

Sergio Vicente De Castro: CFO, Aera Energy LLC

Hector de la Barreda: President, Amplify Snack Brands & New Ventures, The Hershey Company

Marcelo De Santis: Chief Digital Officer, ThoughtWorks

Tim DeSoto: Head of Membership Programs, Partnerships & Innovation-Sam's Club, Walmart

Ixchell Duarte: SVP and CFO, CNL Healthcare Properties, Inc.

Carmen Fernandez: Chief People Officer, Marsh & McLennan Companies

Pedro L. Figueroa: VP, Sales & Marketing, Michigan Sugar Company

Hilda C. Galvan: Partner-in-Charge, Jones Day

Jordi Gayolà Guitart: SVP, Global Marketing, Monster Beverage

Veronica Gontier: Managing VP-Prospect & Customer-Digital Marketing, Capital One

Cynthia Guerrero: Partner, California Strategies

Samara Hernandez: Founding Partner, Chingona Ventures

Robert Kozmann, Jr.: Managing Director, Chief Operating Officer of the Latin America Group, Bank of America

Julieta LaMalfa: CFO, Canela Media

Keyla Lazardi: Chief Scientific Officer, Revlon Inc.

Fabio Lievano: VP, Safety Science & Medical Evaluation, AbbVie Inc.

Michael Lopez: SVP, Environmental, Social, & Governance, Abercrombie & Fitch Co.

Miguel "Mick" Lopez: CFO, Ribbon Communications, Inc.

Herbert Mazariegos: Chief Anti-Money Laundering Officer, BMO Financial Group

Joseph Medina: CEO, The Asia Pacific Strategies & Solutions Group

Rita Mitjans: Former Chief Diversity & Corporate Social Responsibility Officer, ADP Inc.

Ralph Monte: Partner and Former Short Hills Office Advisory Leader, KPMG US

Jose Morey: CEO, Ad Astra Steam Media, LLC

Elena Otero: Director, Helen of Troy Limited

Amilcar Perez: EVP, National Media Sales & Chief Revenue Officer, Nielsen

Melissa Ribeiro: Chief People Officer, Actian Corporation

Gloria Romero Roses: Managing Partner, Nexus Living LLC

Debra Rosado Shaw: Former SVP, Chief Global Diversity & Engagement Officer, PepsiCo, Inc.

Tom Soto: Founder and Managing Partner, Diverse Communities Impact Fund (DCIF)

Jose Tavarez: President of New York City and Vice Chair, Private Bank, Bank of America

Rachel ten Brink: Co-Founder and Former CMO, Scentbird

Francisco Uriarte: Partner, ONEtoONE Corporate Finance

Gilberto Vargas: VP and General Manager, Cloud & Enterprise Sales, Intel Corporation

Louis Vega: President, North America, Dow, Inc.

Ovi Vitas: CMO, AmeriLife Group LLC


Additional BoardReady Institute Certified Members (2017-2021)

Anne Alonzo: Fmr SVP, External Affairs & Chief Sustainability Officer, Corteva, Inc.

Raul Anaya: President, Business Banking, Bank of America Corp.

Jose Avalos: CEO, Austin GIS, Inc.

Vanessa Benavides: SVP and Chief Legal Officer, Kaiser Foundation Health Plan, Inc. and Hospitals

Ana-Mita Betancourt: Fmr General Counsel, World Bank Group

David Carbajal: Fmr Group Head, Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation (PBGC)

Alejandro Cestero: President and CEO, AccuFleet International

JoAnn Chavez: SVP and Chief Legal Officer, DTE Energy

Noel Colon: SVP and Chief Quality Officer, Medtronic

Lizette Corro: President & CEO, Corro Nobil Associates

Celeste De Armas: CEO, RiskRator & President, CSMB International

Patricio Diaz: Head-Investment Solutions Group-Capital Markets, Bank of America

Romulo "Romy" Diaz: Fmr VP, General Counsel, Chief Legal Officer-PECO Energy, Exelon Corporation

Manny Fernandez: Fmr Dallas Office Managing Partner, KPMG

Ricardo Fernandez: President, U.S. Morning Foods, General Mills Inc.

Indrani FranchiniChief Legal Officer, Alnylam Pharmaceuticals

Marcos Gabriel: Chief Transformation Officer, McCormick & Company

Deborah Gallegos, CTP, FP&A: Fmr Chief Investment Officer, New York City Employees' Retirement System (NYCERS)

Carlos Garcia Jr. : Co Founder and CEO, Service Desk Group, LLC

Marcela Garcia-Conti: CEO and Fmr International Operations Manager, OpenCard 

Sergio Garcia: Fmr SVP, General Counsel & Corporate Secretary, Zeltiq Aesthetics Inc.

Alberto Garofalo: Chief CRA Officer/Head of Community Banking & Development, Bank of America

Terhilda Garrido: Fmr Vice President, Health Information Technology (HIT) Transformation & Analytics, Kaiser Permanente

Denise Godreau Rodriguez: Executive in Residence, KSL Capital (Private Equity)

Luis Gomez: CEO, Wellmark

Rick Gomez: EVP and Chief Food and Beverage Officer, Target Corporation

JC Gonzalez-Mendez: Fmr President-Latin America, McDonald's Corporation

Mauro Gregorio: President, Performance Materials & Coatings, Dow Inc.

Norma Grubb: Director, Analytics and Artificial Intelligence, Cummins, Inc.

David Rogelio Guzmán: Fmr Chief Information Officer, Staples Solutions

Miriam Hernandez-Kakol: Fmr Global Head, Managment Consulting, KPMG US LLP

Veronica Hinojosa-Segura: Associate Vice Chancellor, The University of Texas System

Ofelia Kumpf: Field Vice President (Regional VP)-USA, McDonald’s Corporation

Christopher Lalan: Chief Legal Officer and Chief Compliance Officer, Teacher's Federal Credit Union

Anthony Lopez: Fmr Division President/General Manager-Medical Global Business Unit, Ansell Ltd.

Francisco Lopez-Balboa: CFO, Cumulus Media, Inc.

Maybel Marte: Managing Director & Head of Leveraged Finance Product Strategy-Global Credit Group, BlackRock

Annette R. Martinez: Fmr Chief Human Resources Officer, State Farm Insurance

Roberto Medrano: Fmr Global General Manager HP Software, HP Inc.

Adriana G. Mendizabal: Group President-Latin American, Stanley Black & Decker, Inc.

Ana Mims: Founder & CEO, Ana Mims LLC

Isaac Mizrahi: CEO and Co President, Chief Operating Officer, Alma Ad Agency

Ileana Musa: Managing Director/Head of International Banking & Lending, Morgan Stanley

Carmen Ortiz-McGhee: EVP, National Association of Investment Companies (NAIC)

Benjamin R. Ostapuk Yrun: Vice President, Intellectual Property & Legal Group, Intel Corporation

Robert Otto Valdez, Ph.D.: RWJF Professor Emeritus/Fmr Executive Director, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Center for Health

David R. Perez: Founder and Fmr CEO & Chairman, Seamless Medical

Pedro Pierluisi: Governor, Puerto Rico

George L. Pita: EVP & CFO, MasTec, Inc.

Julio Ramirez: CFO, Kimball West

Robert Rodriguez: CEO & Founder, Cambria Solutions

Mercedes Romero: Chief Procurement Officer, Primo Water Corporation

Gisel Ruiz: Fmr EVP, COO-Sam's Club, Walmart Inc.

Javier Saade: Partner, Fenway Summer & Impact Master Holdings

Anelise Sacks: Chief Customer Officer, Analog Devices

Anthony Salcido: Fmr Chief Accounting Officer, Toyota Motor Sales and Toyota Manufacturing, U.S.A.

Diana Sanchez: Fmr President and CEO, Telefonica USA

Carlos Schuler, Ph.D.: Chief Operations & Technology Officer and Co-Founder, InCarda Therapeutics Inc.

Jesus Soto Jr.: Chief Operations Officer, Mears Group, Inc.

Elias C. Tavarez: CFO, Edward Don & Company

Denice Torres: Fmr Chief Strategy & Business Transformation Officer, Johnson & Johnson

Rene Torres: VP, Sales & Marketing Group/General Manager Global IOT Sales, Intel Corporation

Peggy Turner: Vice President, Lexus Customer Service, Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A.

Linda Urrutia-Varhall: Fmr Major General, US Air Force

William M. Velez: Chief Information Officer, Harvard Maintenance, Inc.

Oskar Vides: SVP, Enterprise Risk Management, Synchrony Financial

Mary Ann Walker: Managing Partner, WH Legal Group LLP

Yasmine Winkler: Fmr Lead-Diversity & Inclusion/CEO-Central Region, UnitedHealthcare

Sebastian Zugman: General Auditor, Global Banking and Markets, Bank of America