Shelly Lazarus

Public Governor

Chairman Emeritus, Ogilvy & Mather

Governor Since 2013

Committees: Executive Committee, Nominating & Governance Committee (Chair); Management Compensation Committee; Finance, Operations & Technology Committee

Professional Experience

  • Chairman, Ogilvy & Mather (1997 – 2012)
  • CEO, Ogilvy & Mather (1996 – 2008)
  • President and COO, Ogilvy & Mather (1995 – 1996)

Current Board Service and Affiliations

  • Merck & Co., Inc., Director
  • General Electric, Inc., Director
  • Blackstone, Director
  • Business Board of the Department of Defense
  • The NYC Partnership, Board Member
  • The World Wildlife Fund, Board Member
  • Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, Board Member
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital, Trustee
  • Board of Overseers of Columbia Business School
  • The Council on Foreign Relations, Member

Education

  • B.S., Smith College
  • MBA, Columbia University