Jill Ker Conway was an Australian-American author and corporate leader with extensive board governance and leadership experience at such companies as Nike, Colgate Palmolive and Lend Lease. Well known for her autobiographies, in particular her first memoir, The Road from Coorain, she was also Smith College’s first woman president from 1975–1985. From 2011 to 2014, Jill served as the founding Board Chair at Community Solutions.
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