January 9, 2020 | Pepperdine University Vice Chancellor and Pepperdine Caruso Law Professor Emeritus Janet E. Kerr has been named by WomenInc. Magazine as one of 2019’s Most Influential Corporate Directors. The publication is the most comprehensive listing of women executives, influencers, and achievers contributing leadership to corporate boards. Vice Chancellor Kerr currently serves on the board of directors for AppFolio, Inc., La-Z-Boy, Inc., and Tilly’s, Inc. She has also founded several technology companies and has served on six public boards since 2004. While a professor at the school of law, Vice Chancellor Kerr founded and served as executive director of the Palmer Center for Entrepreneurship and the Law, which celebrates its 20th anniversary this year.
Vice Chancellor Kerr comments, “I have had the privilege of participating in and observing the welcome change in recent years in the expanding number of qualified women serving not only on public boards but also as well as in the C suite of many companies.”
“WomenInc. is proud to recognize this distinguished group of women serving on public boards,” said Catrina Young, Executive Vice President and Chief Communications Officer of WomenInc. “We are inspired by these accomplished executives, their distinguished careers and the corporations that demonstrate inclusive board composition. We offer congratulations and appreciation to the directors recognized in WomenInc.’s Most Influential Corporate Directors edition for their leadership.”
The WomenInc. feature may be found here (Vice Chancellor Kerr on page 22)
Additional information on the edition may be found here