Suzanne H. Gilbert has over 30 years of executive experience within the Interpublic Group of Companies (IPG). She was EVP-Chief Financial and Administrative Officer at Campbell-Ewald Worldwide. She was with the Lowe Group as EVP-CFO and retired as Vice Chair-Worldwide CFO of Initiative Media.
She was responsible for Finance, Accounting, Mergers and Acquisitions, Human Resources, Legal, Information Technology, Administration and Facilities Management functions.
She currently is a member of the Board of Advisors of Grace & Co. Consultancy, Inc. and on the Board of Directors of a private company where she chairs its Audit Committee.
MBA from the University of Chicago – Booth School of Business
B.S. in Business from Marquette University
Professional and Community Affiliations
Financial Executives International – member of Committee on Governance, Risk and Compliance; currently active in Chicago Chapter and served as President of its Detroit Chapter
Elected Member of International Women’s Forum, past Treasurer of Chicago Forum
Past Board of Trustees of Fielding Graduate University, Chair of Finance, Investment, and IT Committees
Past Board Member at Detroit Workforce Development Executive Board
Past Board Member of American Association of Advertising Agencies (AAAA) Insurance Company Board, and Past Board Member of AAAA’s Fiscal Control, Investment, and Audit Committees