Judy Vredenburgh is President and CEO of Girls Inc., the organization that inspires all girls to be strong, smart, and bold through direct service and advocacy. Prior to joining Girls Inc., Judy was President and CEO of Big Brothers Big Sisters of America and brings over 20 years of corporate retail experience, including as CEO of Chess King, a $257 million division of the Melville Corporation.

Throughout her career, Judy has been recognized for her business acumen, executive leadership, and commitment to advancing opportunities for girls and women. She holds a BA from the University of Pennsylvania and an MBA from the State University of New York, Buffalo. She holds honorary degrees from Lynchburg College and Philadelphia University.

The management team leads a staff of 50 people.

Debbie Babcock

Director of Information Technology

Pat Driscoll

Chief Operating Officer

Lynn Hepburn

Chief Development Officer

Charlene Jackson

Director of Affiliate Services

Lara Kaufmann

Director of Public Policy

Janet Gartin Moore

Director of Human Resources

Cristin Rollins, Ph.D.

Director of Research & Evaluation

Penn Sheppard

Director of Learning Central

Veronica Vela

Director of Marketing & Communications

Susie A. Buffett

Girls Inc. Lifetime Champion for Girls
Chairman of The Sherwood Foundation

Melanie Gray

Board Chair
Winston & Strawn LLP

Tony Bucci

Vice Chair
Chairman & CEO

Julie Overbeck

Board Secretary
Remington Seeds LLC​

Susan Chapman-Hughes

Board Treasurer
Senior Vice President/General Manager of Global Digital Capabilities, Transformations and Operations
American Express Company

Judy Vredenburgh

President & CEO
Girls Inc.

Amy Adams

Vice President – Strategic Initiatives
Cummins Inc.

Michael Brown

Region III Volunteer Representative
CPA, Managing Director, Audit and Assurance Services
Deloitte & Touche LLP

Taj Clayton

Chair, Domestic ADR Practice
Winston & Strawn LLP

Amy Dillon

Region I Professional Representative
President & CEO
Girls Inc. of Shelbyville & Shelby County

Stacey Doré

Senior Vice President and General Counsel
Hunt Utility Services & InfraREIT, Inc.

Susan Gambardella

Sr. Vice-President National Retail Sales
The Coca-Cola Company

Peige Katz

Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder
Bexchange LLC

Cate Luzio

Founder & CEO

Regina Montoya

Chief Strategist
JMC Strategy Group

Lisa Moore

Region IV Professional Representative
President and CEO
Girls Inc. of Memphis

Sue Napper

Region IV Volunteer Representative
Director of Administrative Services, Owensboro Municipal Utilities (Retired)

Kristin A. Pace

Donahue Fitzgerald LLP

Suzanne Parker

Region III Professional Representative
Executive Director
Girls Inc. of Holyoke

Alison Paul
Alison Paul

Principal, Global Client Leader
Deloitte & Touché

Dr. Deborah P. Rubin

Senior Partner, Practice Leader Co-Head–Board & CEO Services
RHR International

Kim M. Sharan

Founder & CEO
Kim M. Sharan, LLC

Dana Sullivan

Region I Volunteer Representative

Buchanan Angeli Altschul & Sullivan LLP

Sonya Ulibarri

Region II Professional Representative
President & CEO
Girls Inc. of Metro Denver

Julie Greiner Weiser

Former Chief Merchandise Planning Officer
Macy’s Inc.

Nanar Yoseloff