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The Human Capital Exchange™ provides a single repository of global human capital research, data and analysis, and thought leadership across the entire human capital spectrum.


Research Team

Amy Lui Abel, Ph.D.
Building highly engaging cultures, strategic talent management, human capital, CEO succession, trends in executive coaching
Managing Director, Human Capital
The Conference Board
amy.abel@conferenceboard.org

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Amy Lui Abel, Ph.D.

Ricardo Aparicio, PhD
Distinguished Principal Research Fellow, Human Capital
The Conference Board
ricardo.aparicio@conferenceboard.org

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Ricardo Aparicio, PhD

Michelle Jing Li
Research Assistant, Human Capital
The Conference Board

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Michelle Jing Li

Malcolm Johnson, Ph.D.
Distinguished Principal Research Fellow, Human Capital
The Conference Board
malcom.johnson@conferenceboard.org

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Malcolm Johnson, Ph.D.

Michelle Kan
Leadership development, organization design, talent management, and diversity and inclusion
Associate Director, Knowledge Organization
The Conference Board
michelle.kan@conferenceboard.org

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Michelle Kan

David Learmond
Senior Advisor and Senior Fellow, Human Capital and Program Director, Asia-Pacific Human Resources Council
The Conference Board

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David Learmond

Gad Levanon, Ph.D.
US economic outlook, global outlook, macroeconomic analysis, labor markets
Chief Economist, North America
The Conference Board
gad.levanon@conferenceboard.org

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Gad Levanon, Ph.D.

Sherlin Nair
Futureskilling the workforce, talent management, trends in executive coaching, digital transformation, strategic HR
Research Associate, Human Capital
The Conference Board

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Sherlin Nair

Caitlin Pan, Ph.D.
Human capital analytics, leadership, status, and dysfunctional workplace behaviors
Senior Researcher, Human Capital
The Conference Board
caitlin.pan@conferenceboard.org

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Caitlin Pan, Ph.D.

Patti P. Phillips, Ph.D.
ROI competency building, ROI measurement and evaluation
Distinguished Principal Research Fellow
The Conference Board
patti.phillips@conferenceboard.org

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Patti P. Phillips, Ph.D.

Amanda Popiela
Employee ownership of engagement, leadership perspectives of C-Suite executives, mental health and well-being in the workplace
Researcher, Human Capital
The Conference Board
amanda.popiela@conferenceboard.org

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Amanda Popiela

Rebecca L. Ray, Ph.D.
Building highly engaging cultures, human capital analytics, trends in executive coaching, CEO succession, employee engagement
Executive Vice President, Human Capital; Executive Director, The Engagement Institute™
The Conference Board
rebecca.ray@conferenceboard.org

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Rebecca L. Ray, Ph.D.

Toni Riccardi
Diversity and Inclusion
Senior Fellow
The Conference Board
toni.riccardi@conferenceboard.org

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Toni Riccardi

Amy Ye
Employee engagement, leadership development, talent management, and strategic human resources
Research Associate, Human Capital
The Conference Board

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Amy Ye

Mary B. Young, D.B.A.
Strategic workforce planning, big data, human capital analytics, digital transformation, inclusion and innovation
Principal Researcher, Human Capital
The Conference Board
mary.young@conferenceboard.org

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Mary B. Young, D.B.A.

Program Directors Conferences

Rene Carew, Ed.D.
Program Director, The Executive Coaching Conference
The Conference Board

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Rene Carew, Ed.D.

Marjorie Derven
Managing Partner
HUDSON Research & Consulting, Inc

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Marjorie Derven

Harris Ginsberg, Ph.D.
Program Director, Leadership Development Conference and Performance Management Conference
The Conference Board

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Harris Ginsberg, Ph.D.

Lee Hornick
Conference Program Director
The Conference Board

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Lee Hornick

Beverly Kaye
Senior Fellow, Human Capital
The Conference Board
beverly.kaye@careersystemsintl.com

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Beverly Kaye

Greg Lau
Program Director
The Conference Board

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Greg Lau

Gregg Mauro
Program Director
The Conference Board

Patti P. Phillips, Ph.D.
ROI competency building, ROI measurement and evaluation
Distinguished Principal Research Fellow
The Conference Board
patti.phillips@conferenceboard.org

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Patti P. Phillips, Ph.D.

David Rock, Ph.D.
Founder & Chief Executive Officer
NeuroLeadership Institute

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David Rock, Ph.D.

Jörg Schmitz
Program Director
The Conference Board

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Jörg Schmitz

Denise Sinuk
Director of New Programs, Products and Business Development, Conferences
The Conference Board

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Denise Sinuk

Rebekah Steele
Senior Fellow, Human Capital & Program Director, Diversity & Inclusion
The Conference Board

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Rebekah Steele

Pat Stocker, Ph.D.
Program Director
The Conference Board

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Pat Stocker, Ph.D.

Program Directors Councils

Talya Bauer
Program Director

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Talya Bauer

Andrew Bell
Strategic HR Institute Leader & Program Director
The Conference Board

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Andrew Bell

Edward H. Betof, Ed.D.
Senior Fellow, Human Capital and Program Director
The Conference Board

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Edward H. Betof, Ed.D.

Denise Champagne
Program Director
The Conference Board

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Denise Champagne

John E. DiBenedetto, Ph.D.
Senior Fellow, Human Capital and Program Director, Chief Human Resources Officers Councils I and II and Senior HR Executives Council
The Conference Board

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John E. DiBenedetto, Ph.D.

Gisele Garcia-Shelley
Program Director, Executive Coaching & Leadership Development Council
The Conference Board
gisele.garcia@conference-board.org

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Gisele Garcia-Shelley

Kent Greenes
Senior Fellow, Human Capital and Program Director, Change & Transformation Council and Knowledge & Collaboration Council
The Conference Board
kent.greenes@conference-board.org

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Kent Greenes

Lisa Hunter
Compensation Council II, Executive Compensation Council II, Communicating Employee Benefits and Compensation Symposium and Financial Well-Being Conference
The Conference Board
lisa.hunter@conference-board.org

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Lisa Hunter

Gerard Kells
Program Director, HR Operations Council I and II
The Conference Board

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Gerard Kells

Neal Kulick
Succession planning practices, executive development, performance management
Institute Director
The Conference Board

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Neal Kulick

David Learmond
Senior Advisor and Senior Fellow, Human Capital and Program Director, Asia-Pacific Human Resources Council
The Conference Board

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David Learmond

Eliska Meyers
Program Director, Leadership Council on Advancing Women; Leadership Development Council; and Learning, Development & Organizational Performance Council
The Conference Board

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Eliska Meyers

Jack J. Phillips, Ph.D.
Chairman
ROI Institute

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Jack J. Phillips, Ph.D.

Jörg Schmitz
Program Director
The Conference Board

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Jörg Schmitz

Angela Sheffield
Program Director
The Conference Board

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Angela Sheffield

May Snowden
Program Director, Diversity & Inclusion Leadership Council II and Global Diversity & Inclusion Executives Council
The Conference Board
may.snowden@conference-board.org

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May Snowden

Mary Kaye Sparaco
Program Director
The Conference Board

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Mary Kaye Sparaco

Pat Stocker, Ph.D.
Program Director
The Conference Board

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Pat Stocker, Ph.D.

Scott Swasey
Program Director, International Compensation and Benefits Council
The Conference Board

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Scott Swasey

Rebekah Steele
Senior Fellow, Human Capital & Program Director, Diversity & Inclusion
The Conference Board

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Rebekah Steele

Gloria Stinson
Program Director, Corporate Well-Being & Strategic Health Leadership Council
The Conference Board

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Gloria Stinson

Janet S. VanAlsten
Program Director, Employee Benefits Council, Employee Benefits Research Council, and Global Rewards and Mobility Council
The Conference Board

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Janet S. VanAlsten

Joyce Walters
Program Director
The Conference Board

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Joyce Walters

Support Team

Suzanne Sitelman-Arroyo
Operations Manager, Human Capital
The Conference Board
suzanne.sitelman@conferenceboard.org

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Suzanne Sitelman-Arroyo