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Our Boards of Directors

The Ethics & Compliance Initiative is comprised of two nonprofit organizations: the Ethics Research Center and the Ethics & Compliance Association. Both of our organizations are governed by an independent board of directors, those members are below.

See ERC By-laws

Ethics Research Center Board of Directors

Larry Thompson
Larry ThompsonChair
Of Counsel
Finch McCranie, LLP
Ashley Watson
Ashley WatsonVice Chair
General Counsel
Johnson & Johnson Medical Devices
Ben Bard
Ben Bard
VP, Global Chief Compliance Officer & Head of Global Security
Archer Daniels Midland
Julie Kane
Julie Kane
Former SVP and Chief Ethics & Compliance Officer
PG&E
Alec Koch
Alec Koch
Partner
King & Spalding, LLP
Emmanuel Lulin
Emmanuel Lulin
SVP & Chief Ethics Officer
L'Oréal
David Ogden
David Ogden
Partner
WilmerHale, LLP
Jeff Paravano
Jeff Paravano
Partner
BakerHostetler, LLP
Cynthia Patton
Cynthia Patton
General Counsel
Verily Life Sciences
Tameika Pope
Tameika Pope
Chief Human Capital Officer
Federal Reserve Board
Al Rosa
Al Rosa
Director, Ethics & Compliance
Google, Inc.
Steve Scarpino
Steve Scarpino
Director, Ethics & Compliance
BP, plc
Jill Sommers
Jill Sommers
Senior Advisor
Patomak Global Partners
Melissa Stapleton-Barnes
Melissa Stapleton-Barnes
SVP, Enterprise Risk Management & Chief Ethics and Compliance Officer
Eli Lilly and Co.
Glenn Stastny
Glenn Stastny
Chief Ethics & Compliance Officer
Deloitte, LLP
Charlie Whitaker
Charlie Whitaker
SVP, Human Resources & Compliance and Chief Compliance Officer
Altria
Sally Yates
Sally Yates
Partner, Special Matters & Government Investigations
King & Spalding, LLP

Ex officio, non-voting member

Pat Harned, Ph.D.
Pat Harned, Ph.D.
Chief Executive Officer
Ethics & Compliance Initiative

Ethics Officer

Scott Avelino
Scott Avelino
Partner
Compliance Systems Legal Group

General Counsel

Patrick Montgomery
Patrick Montgomery
Partner
King & Spalding, LLP

For information about our boards, please contact ECI Development Manager, Nadine Ferlazzo, nadinef@ethics.org or 571-480-4417

Ethics & Compliance Association Board of Directors

See ECA By-laws
Steve Scarpino
Steve ScarpinoChair
Director, Ethics & Compliance
BP, plc
Ben Bard
Ben BardVice Chair
VP, Global Chief Compliance Officer & Head of Global Security
Archer Daniels Midland
Robb Canning
Robb Canning
Deputy E&C Officer, Risk Management, Americas
Ernst & Young
Seth Cohen
Seth Cohen
Director, Global Compliance
Alvarez & Marsal
Jamal Ahmed
Jamal Ahmed
Former VP, Internal Audit
Day & Zimmermann
Michele Brown
Michele Brown
SVP, Chief Ethics & Compliance Officer
Leidos
Karen Clapsaddle
Karen Clapsaddle
Director, Ethics
Lockheed Martin Corporation
Gerald Dawes
Gerald Dawes
Director, Business Ethics & Compliance
Con Edison Company of New York
Nancy Higgins
Nancy Higgins
VP and Chief Ethics and Compliance Officer
Bechtel Corporation
Julie Kane
Julie Kane
Former SVP and Chief Ethics & Compliance Officer
PG&E
Robert Mascola
Robert Mascola
Senior Director Compliance Programs
Fordham Law School
Suzanne Milton
Suzanne Milton
Former VP Ethics and Compliance
US Foods
Nina Martin
Nina Martin
Executive Director, Compliance and Ethics
Fluor Corporation
Katie Smith
Katie Smith
VP, Ethics
Assurant, Inc.
Yan Tougas
Yan Tougas
Global Ethics & Compliance Officer
Raytheon
Paul Zikmund
Paul Zikmund
SVP, Risk and Compliance
Berkadia, LLC

Ex officio, non-voting member

Pat Harned, Ph.D.
Pat Harned, Ph.D.
Chief Executive Officer
Ethics & Compliance Initiative

Ethics Officer

Scott Avelino
Scott Avelino
Partner
Compliance Systems Legal Group

General Counsel

Patrick Montgomery
Patrick Montgomery
Partner
King & Spalding, LLP

For information about our boards, please contact ECI Development Manager, Nadine Ferlazzo, nadinef@ethics.org or 571-480-4417