Special Olympics International Board of Directors

International Board of Directors

Timothy P. Shriver, Ph.D.

Chairman of the Board

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Stephen M. Carter

Lead Director & Vice Chair, Chief Executive Officer, Superior Essex, Inc.

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Nadia Comaneci

Vice Chair, Olympic Gymnastics Gold Medalist

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Raymond J. Lane

Vice Chair, Managing Partner, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers

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Andrew Robertson

Treasurer, Chief Executive Officer, BBDO Worldwide

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Board Members

William Alford

Professor, Harvard Law School

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HRH Princess Lalla Amina

IAC Middle East/North Africa Representative, Honorary Chairperson,Special Olympics Morocco

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Peter Arnell

Chairman & Chief Creative Officer,, Arnell Group Brand Consulting

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Edward Barbanell

Actor, "The Ringer"

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Folashade Bolumole

IAC Africa Representative, Program National Director,, Special Olympics Nigeria

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David Braddock, Ph.D.

Executive Director, Coleman Institute , Associate Vice President for Research, University of Colorado System

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Fernando Ceballos

IAC Latin America Representative, President, Special Olympics Honduras

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Loretta Claiborne

Special Olympics Athlete, USA, Holder of Honorary Doctorate Degrees from Quinnipiac University and Villanova University

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Bart Conner

Sports Broadcaster, Olympic Gymnastics Gold Medalist, Member, International Gymnastics Hall of Fame

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Donna de Varona

Sports Broadcaster, Olympic Swimming Gold Medalist

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Yolanda Eleta de Varela

Board President, Special Olympics Panama, Member, Latin America Strategic Advisory Council

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Jay Emmett

President, Redwood Productions

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Kevin M. Farr

Chief Financial Officer, Mattel, Inc.

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Anne Finucane

Chief Marketing Officer and President, Northeast, Bank of America

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HE Olafur Ragnar Grimsson

President, Republic of Iceland

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Scott Hamilton

Sports Broadcaster, Olympic Ice Skating Gold Medalist

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Jia Yong

IAC East Asia Representative, Executive Chairman, Special Olympics China

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Kim Samuel Johnson

Director, The Samuel Group

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Muhtar Kent

Chairman and CEO, The Coca-Cola Company

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Ossie Kilkenny

International Entrepreneur, Founder, O.J. Kilkenny & Company

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J.Brady Lum

As President and Chief Operating Officer, J. Brady Lum provides strategic direction and day-to-day leadership for Special Olympics.

Prior to joining Special Olympics in May 2008, Lum spent 15 years at The Coca-Cola Company, serving in a variety of senior management positions. Most recently, he led the integration of the "Manifesto for Growth," a global initiative that recast Coca-Cola's mission, vision and capabilities. He also served in a variety of leadership roles in operations, marketing, strategic planning and organizational development, including Vice President, North America Strategic Planning and Integration, and Vice President and Northeast Region Manager for Coca-Cola North America.

Lum's community involvement has been extensive. He has served as Chairman of the Board of the national Hands On Network and, as a Board Member, chaired the Strategic Planning Committee of the recently combined Hands On Network and Points of Light Foundation. He also serves on the Jefferson Scholars National Selection Committee and Mead Endowment Advisory Board at the University of Virginia, and is a graduate of the Diversity Leadership Academy in Atlanta, Georgia. He served as a Research Associate at the Institute of Strategic and International Studies in Kuala Lumpur, and is conversationally fluent in Spanish and Malay.

Lum earned a bachelor's degree in government and foreign affairs, with honors, from the University of Virginia and a master's degree in business from Harvard University.

He is married to Jill Morehouse Lum and lives in Chevy Chase, Maryland (USA), with their three children.

John F. Manley

Private Investor

Angelo Moratti, Chairman, Special Olympics Italy, Vice Chairman, SARAS S.p.A

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Florence Nabayinda

Special Olympics Athlete, Uganda, Sargent Shriver 30th Anniversary Global Messenger

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Bob Norbie

IAC North America Representative, Executive Director, Special Olympics Montana

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Dr. Andrey Pavlov

Chairman, Special Olympics Russia, Ministry of Science & Technologies of the Russian Federation

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Samuel Perkins

Vice President of Player Relations, Indiana Pacers

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Dr. Mathews Phosa

Chairman, Special Olympics South Africa

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David Rutherford

IAC Asia Pacific Representative, Chairman, Special Olympics New Zealand

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Gulya Saidova

IAC Europe/Eurasia Representative, National Director, Special Olympics Uzbekistan

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Maria Shriver

First Lady of California, Broadcast Journalist and Author

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Sargent Shriver

Chairman Emeritus

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HE Vivian Fernandez de Torrijos

Former First Lady of the Republic of Panama

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Vanessa Williams

Actress and Recording Artist

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Dr. Dicken Yung

Former President of Special Olympics East Asia

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