Navient Board of Directors recognized for gender diversity by The Forum of Executive Women
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Navient is among the few S&P 500 companies with a majority women board. Six of Navient’s 11 directors are women, representing 55 percent of the company's board.
“In terms of companies, we applaud those that recognize the value of placing talented women in key leadership roles, but there is still much to be done,” said Margaret A. McCausland, president of
For the 17th year,
“Diversity makes us a stronger company,” said Patricia Nash Christel, vice president, who represented the company at the event. “When we embrace a variety of perspectives and experiences at all levels of the company, we listen better and strive higher.”
Founded in 1977,
Navient (Nasdaq:NAVI) is a leading provider of asset management and business processing solutions for education, healthcare, and government clients at the federal, state, and local levels. The company helps its clients and millions of Americans achieve financial success through services and support. Headquartered in Wilmington, Delaware, Navient employs team members in western New York, northeastern Pennsylvania, Indiana, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, Wisconsin and other locations. Learn more at navient.com.
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