Board of Directors

From June 1, 2020 — May 31, 2021

Our board is comprised of individuals with a passion for protecting and advancing the interests of consumers. Each board member serves a three-year term. Board service requires significant commitments of time, and no compensation is provided.
Board Officers
Joaquín Alvarado
Chair
Founder & Partner, Studiotobe
Kathleen Engel
Vice Chair
Research Professor of Law
Suffolk University
Betsy D. Scolnik
Secretary
Digital and Communications Strategist
Deborah A. Cowan, CPA
Treasurer
Chief Financial Officer & Treasurer
NPR
Board Members
Stephen P. Hoover, PhD
(as of October 21, 2020)
Katherine Johnson Endowed Executive Director of the Global Cybersecurity Institute
Rochester Institute of Technology
Joanne Hovis
President
CTC Technology & Energy
Jameson Kelleher
(as of October 21, 2020)
Senior Vice President, Finance and Operations and Chief Financial Officer
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Annette LoVoi
Retired Director, Financial Access and Asset Building Program
National Appleseed
Willie E. May, PhD
Vice President for Research and Economic Development and Professor of Chemistry
Morgan State University
Edmund Mierzwinski
Senior Director, Federal Consumer Programs
United States Public Interest Research Group
Russell G. Noles
Retired Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer
Nuveen
Willard P. Ogburn
Senior Fellow
National Consumer Law Center
A. Yeşim Orhun, PhD
(through September 22, 2020)
Associate Professor of Marketing, Michael R. and Mary Kay Hallman Fellow, and Associate Professor of Information
University of Michigan Ross School of Business
Micah L. Sifry
Writer
Calvin Sims
Executive Vice President of Standards and Practices
CNN
Taren Stinebrickner-Kauffman
(as of October 21, 2020)
President
New Media Ventures
Ellen Taus
Retired Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer
The Rockefeller Foundation
Astrid D. Vermeer, MBA
(as of October 21, 2020)
Chief Financial & Administrative Officer
Perkins School for the Blind
Thomas C. Voice
(through October 21, 2020)
Senior Associate Dean, College of Engineering, and Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering
Michigan State University
Marta L. Tellado, PhD
President & CEO
Consumer Reports