A CMOs Guide to Getting on a Board
Led by: Carol Kruse, Board Member, Vavoline & recent CMO, Cambia Health and Greg Welch, Senior Partner, Spencer Stuart.
Carol joined the public board for Valvoline in the Fall of 2018. She provided her practical advice on the process and how she was able to secure the role. Her first paid board was for a private ad tech company. She also participated in several community boards and regularly presented to boards as CMO while at Coca-Cola and the NHL. She points out that participating in a board can be a great way to supplement your salary, but there are also many things to consider before jumping in.