Board of Directors

Steven H. Gunby, President and Chief Executive Officer, FTI Consulting, Inc.


Steven H. Gunby is president, CEO, and a member of the board of directors of FTI Consulting. Previously, he had a 30-year career with The Boston Consulting Group (BCG), a leading business strategy consulting services firm. While at BCG, Mr. Gunby’s roles included global leader, transformation, and chairman, North and South America. He also held other major managerial roles in his capacity as a senior partner and managing director and serving as a member of BCG’s Executive Committee.

Mr. Gunby holds a bachelor’s degree from Cornell University and has both a master’s degree and law degree from Yale University.

Mr. Gunby is chair of the board of directors.

William F. Austen , Former President, Chief Executive Officer, and Director, Bemis Company


William F. Austen served as president, chief executive officer, and director of Bemis Company, Inc. a leading global manufacturer of flexible packaging products and pressure-sensitive materials, for six years prior to June 2019. From 2013 to 2014, he served as Bemis’ executive vice president and chief operating officer. From 2000 to 2013, Mr. Austen held roles of increasing executive and operational leadership responsibilities with Bemis and Bemis’ divisions.

Mr. Austen is currently a member of the board of directors of Arconic Corporation.

Mr. Austen is chair of the corporate governance committee and a member of the compensation committee.

Fabian T. Garcia, President, Personal Care, Unilever


Fabian T. Garcia is president of Unilever’s personal care business and a member of the Unilever Leadership Executive Team. In his role, Mr. Garcia is responsible for several of the company’s global business units and oversees various category-leading, innovation-powered personal care brands. Mr. Garcia joined Unilever in 2020 as president of Unilever North America, where he helped drive the company’s mission to be a leader in sustainable business through a number of strategic initiatives including sustainable packaging development and inclusive company culture.

Prior to joining Unilever, from 2016 to 2018, Mr. Garcia was president and chief executive officer of Revlon, Inc., where he led the company’s transformation into a digitally competitive enterprise while integrating a transformative acquisition and restoring health to iconic consumer brands. Previously, he served in roles of increasing responsibility spanning marketing, customer development, global supply chain, and business services at Colgate-Palmolive Company, culminating in his appointment as chief operating officer.

Mr. Garcia is a member of the Council of Foreign Affairs and previously served as non-executive director of Kimberly-Clark Corporation.

Mr. Garcia is a member of the compensation committee.

Gail E. Hamilton, Former Executive Vice President, Symantec


Gail E. Hamilton was executive vice president of Symantec, an infrastructure software, services, and cybersecurity provider, for five years prior to January 2005, where she led the enterprise and consumer business, including with respect to business strategy and oversight of the company’s cybersecurity function and services. Previously, she served as the general manager of the communications division of Compaq Computers and as the general manager of the telecom platform division for Hewlett-Packard Company. She is currently a director of OpenText Corp.

Ms. Hamilton is a member of the audit and corporate governance committees.

Andrew C. Kerin, Chief Executive Officer, Towne Park


Andrew C. Kerin is chief executive officer and member of the board of managers of Towne Park, a leading hospitality and healthcare services company. Previously, he served as CEO of Brightview, the nation's leading provider of commercial landscape design, construction, and maintenance services. Prior to this role, he was group president for the global food, hospitality and facility services business of Aramark. Prior to joining Aramark, Mr. Kerin served as a vice president of Ogden Facility Services.

Previously he has served on the Board of Trustees for Fordham University, his alma mater, and for City Year, Inc.

Mr. Kerin is a member of the corporate governance and compensation committees.

Sean J. Kerins, President and Chief Executive Officer, Arrow Electronics, Inc.


Sean J. Kerins is president and chief executive officer of Arrow Electronics, Inc.

Previously, he served as Arrow's chief operating officer, with responsibility for sales, marketing and operations for the global components and global enterprise computing solutions businesses. During his tenure at Arrow, he has also served as president of Arrow’s global enterprise computing solutions business and president of the North America region within that business. He joined Arrow in 2007 as vice president of North America storage and networking for enterprise computing solutions.

Prior to Arrow, Kerins spent 10 years at EMC serving in sales, marketing and professional services roles around the world. Earlier in his career, he held progressively senior roles with Coopers & Lybrand Consulting and he served as an industrial engineer with General Motors.

Kerins holds a bachelor’s degree in engineering from Syracuse University and a Master of Business Administration from Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management.

Carol P. Lowe, Former Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, FLIR Systems


Carol P. Lowe was executive vice president and chief financial officer of FLIR Systems, Inc. a global leader in sensing technologies, for four years prior to the acquisition by Teledyne Technologies in May 2021. At FLIR Systems, Ms. Lowe was responsible for all aspects of finance, information technology, sales operations, indirect procurement, and the lean/continuous improvement program.

Prior to joining FLIR Systems, Ms. Lowe was senior vice president and chief financial officer of Sealed Air Corporation, a global manufacturer of food safety and security products, from 2012 to 2017. Previously, Ms. Lowe served in roles of increasing responsibility, spanning finance and operations, with companies operating in a variety of industries, including industrial technology, manufacturing, and food service.

Ms. Lowe is currently a member of the board of directors of EMCOR Group, TCW Special Purpose Acquisition Corporation, and Novolex (a private company).

Ms. Lowe is chair of the audit committee and a member of the corporate governance committee.

Mary T. McDowell, Former Chief Executive Officer of Mitel Networks Corporation


Ms. McDowell served as president and chief executive officer, and a member of the board of directors, of Mitel Networks Corporation, a global provider of telecommunications products and cloud services from October 2019 to November 2021. She subsequently served as board chair until November 2022.

Mary was chief executive officer of Polycom, Inc., from 2016 until its acquisition by Plantronics, Inc., in 2018, and was an executive partner at Siris Capital LLC prior to that. Mary spent nine years at Nokia, most recently as executive vice president in charge of Nokia’s feature phones and associated digital services.

Before joining Nokia, Mary served 17 years at HP-Compaq including five years as senior vice president and general manager for its industry-standard server business.

Ms. McDowell is currently a member of the board of directors and chair of the compensation committee of Autodesk, Inc., and the senior independent director of The Informa Group plc (London Stock Exchange).

Ms. McDowell is a member of the audit committee.

Gerry P. Smith, Chief Executive Officer and Director, The ODP Corporation


Gerry P. Smith is chief executive officer and a member of the board of directors of The ODP Corporation, a leading provider of business services, products and digital workplace technology solutions to businesses and consumers through its operating businesses: Office Depot, LLC, ODP Business Solutions, LLC, Veyer, LLC and Varis, Inc. Since 2017, Mr. Smith has transformed The ODP Corporation from a traditional retail company to a company with four distinct businesses – a B2C, B2B, supply chain and technology procurement platform business. Also, in January 2022, Mr. Smith became a founding member of the Advisory Board for Zero100—a global coalition of CEOs, chief operating officers and chief supply chain officers working to accelerate progress towards zero-percent carbon and 100 percent digital supply chains.

From 2006 to 2017, Mr. Smith served in positions of increasing strategic and operational responsibility at Lenovo, most recently as COO for the PC and server organizations. Prior to that, he held international and other leadership roles at Dell, including oversight of multiple lines of business and operational, procurement, marketing and development roles.

Mr. Smith is chair of the compensation committee.