Chris Vickers Tucker, Vice President and General Manager, Professional Products Division at The Clorox Company

Chris Vickers Tucker, Advancing Women Executives Leader

Chris Vickers Tucker, Advancing Women Executives Leader

Chris Vickers Tucker is the Vice President and General Manager, Professional Products Division at The Clorox Company.  Clorox is a global consumer products company that markets many of the best-known retail brands, including the namesake bleach and cleaning products, Burt’s Bees® natural personal care products, Brita® water-filtration products, and Glad® bags, wraps and containers.

As General Manager of the Professional Products Division, Chris is responsible for driving Business to Business growth across the healthcare, janitorial, food service and B2B eCommerce segments. She is accountable for a diverse portfolio that includes EPA and FDA regulated products, capital equipment sales, three manufacturing locations and a dedicated +100 strong direct sales force that is focused on the acute care segment of Healthcare.  As Clorox is primarily a retail consumer focused company, there are limited operating synergies with the business to business focused Professional Product Division. The unique opportunity this challenge creates enables Chris to leverage her proven entrepreneurial and autonomous management skills to lead one of the highest growth Divisions in the Clorox portfolio.

Chris joined Clorox in 1995 and has held various leadership positions across the marketing and sales functions.  Most recently Chris served as the President and General Manager of the Clorox Company of Canada. During her tenure in Canada, Chris demonstrated her strong business and management acumen to lead the Canadian organization to deliver two years of sales, profit, and market share growth which was a reversal of a five year trend.  Prior to joining Clorox, Chris began her career at The Chase Manhattan Bank in New York, NY in operations and systems management.

Chris holds an MBA from the University of Michigan, and a Bachelor’s degree from Colgate University.  Chris lives in the San Francisco Bay Area with her husband and two elementary school aged children and spends most weekends as a soccer/swim team mom.

Carol Britton, Managing Director and Chief Procurement & Real Estate Officer at BNY Mellon

Carol Britton, Advancing Women Executives Leader

Carol Britton, Advancing Women Executives Leader

Carol Britton is the Managing Director and Chief Procurement & Real Estate Officer at BNY Mellon. She is responsible for improving costs to maximize shareholder value. She accomplishes this goal by developing and guiding strategies to strengthen processes and drive efficiencies for expenditures across all addressable expense categories, a global real estate portfolio of 230 locations and the company’s finance operations.

She joined BNY Mellon in 2011 as the Chief Procurement Officer. Her role was subsequently expanded in 2013 to include all real estate activities and, in 2015, finance operations. Prior to her appointment at BNY Mellon, she served as Senior Vice President, Chief Procurement Officer for Regions Financial.

Carol serves on the Corporate Operating Committee, the Executive Committee of BNY Mellon’s Women’s Initiatives Network and the University of Pittsburgh Advisory Board for The Center for Supply Chain Management and the Sourcing Executive Council for HFS Research. Carol has written and presented works at various venues, such as Sourcing Interest Group Global Summits, the Procurement Leaders Next Decade Series and select roundtables of various industries.

She has a Master of Arts from Central Michigan University and earned her undergraduate degree from Michigan State University. 

Crystal Sequin, Vice President of Distribution Channel Strategy at Navistar, Inc

Crystal Sequin, Advancing Women Executives Leader

Crystal Sequin, Advancing Women Executives Leader

Crystal Sequin is the Vice President, Distribution Channel Strategy at Navistar, Inc. She is responsible for collaboratively developing new and building on existing key initiatives to enhance distribution channel efficiency. She partners with other dealer-facing areas to transform Navistar and distribution channel interaction, ultimately resulting in an effortless and uniform customer experience that translates to increased profitability for both Navistar and the distribution channel.

She joined Navistar in 2002 as a technical writer and has held diverse leadership positions throughout the company, each with increasing accountability. Most recently, Crystal served as the Vice President of Central Sales and Strategic Pricing where she developed and executed pricing strategies, transaction analysis, and sales initiatives.  

Previously, Crystal held leadership roles in the dealer administration, training, and IT divisions. This diverse experience base helped establish Crystal as a subject matter expert on sales and dealer interactions which led to her recent appointment as a Commercial workstream leader on Navistar’s Joint Strategic and Planning Organization, a cross-functional team responsible for identifying and executing on new strategic opportunities.  

She earned her Bachelor's Degree from the University of Notre Dame with a dual degree in English and Computer Applications.  She earned her MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business with concentrations in Finance and Organizational Behavior.

Crystal is known as a top-performing professional with a proven ability to lead cross-functional projects to success by integrating people and technology and focusing a diverse team on a unified goal.