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Carol Fulp

2018 Speaker

CAROL FULP is president and CEO of The Partnership, Inc., New England’s premier organization dedicated to enhancing the competitiveness of the region by attracting, developing, retaining, and convening multicultural professionals. Prior to The Partnership, Fulp was senior vice president of corporate responsibility and brand management at John Hancock Financial, and also served as director of community programming and human resources for WCVB. She served as corporate employee relations manager for the Gillette Company. President Obama appointed Fulp as a representative of the United States of America to the sixty-fifth session of the United Nations General Assembly. Governor de Jongh appointed her as a trustee of the University of the Virgin Islands, and Mayor Walsh appointed her as a member of the City of Boston compensation advisory board. Massachusetts State Treasurer Deborah Goldberg also appointed Fulp to her advisory committee on wage equality. Fulp serves on the board of trustees for Eastern Bank and the board of directors for American Student Assistance Corporation. Her civic involvement includes the Harvard Kennedy School Women’s Leadership Board, and she is a trustee of the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library Foundation. In addition, she is on the board of directors of Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Boston University. She is also a founding co-chair of the Massachusetts Conference for Women. Fulp’s book Success Through Diversity: How The Most Inclusive Companies Will Win will be released in October 2018. @carol_fulp