Board of Directors

Board of Directors

The 19-member Board of Directors, FLA’s policy-making body, is comprised of an independent Chair and equal representation by universities, civil society organizations and companies.

The following members serve on the FLA Board:

Chair
Kathryn "Kitty" Higgins
April 2017

Company Representatives University Representatives NGO Representatives

Cara Chacon
Patagonia
December 2017

Karen Daubert
Washington University in St. Louis
May 2019
Marsha Dickson
Educators for Socially
Responsible Apparel Business

December 2014

Monica Oberkofler Gorman
New Balance
December 2018

Bob Durkee
Princeton University
May 2017
Linda Golodner
National Consumers League
December 2013

Brad Grider
Hanesbrands 
December 2017

Richard Fairchild
University of Utah
May 2019
Meg Roggensack
International Corporate Accountability Roundtable, and the Institute for Human Rights and Business
December 2015

Marissa Pagnani
PVH
December 2018

Kathy Hoggan
University of Washington
May 2017
Jim Silk
Yale Law School*
December 2013

Gregg Nebel
adidas-Group
December 2016

Maureen Riedel
Pennsylvania State University 
May 2018
Nina Smith
GoodWeave
December 2017

Tammy Rodriguez
Esquel Group
December 2016

Craig Westemeier
University of Texas
May 2017

Karen Tramontano
Global Fairness Initiative 
December 2015

FLA Counsel
J. Matthew Owens
Arnold & Porter, LLP

*For identification purposes only.