2017 Most Influential Black Corporate Directors

by LP Green, II
2017 Most Influential Black Corporate Directors

A Directory of Corporate Board Excellence

We are proud and honored to present Savoy’s 2017 Most Influential Black Corporate Directors. Within this directory, you will find a prestigious listing of leaders active on the boards of the world’s leading corporations.


Freda Lewis-HallExecutive Vice President & Chief Medical OfficerPfizer, Inc.Boards: Tenet Healthcare Corporation
Kevin E. LoftonChief Executive OfficerCatholic Health Initiatives (CHI)Boards: Gilead Sciences, Inc., Rite Aid Corporation
Sonya C. LittleChief Financial OfficerCity of Tampa, FLBoards: Hancock Holding Company
Lyle L. LoganEVP & Managing Director, Global Financial Institutions GroupThe Northern Trust CompanyBoards: Adtalem Global Education, Inc., Heidrick & Struggles International, Inc.
Michael L. LomaxPresident & Chief Executive OfficerUnited Negro College Fund (UNCF)Boards: Capella Education Company
Wonya Lucas Savoy Magazine
Wonya LucasPresident & Chief Executive OfficerPublic Broadcasting AtlantaBoards: J.C. Penney Company, Inc.
General Lester L. LylesU.S. Air Force (Ret.) Former Commander, Air Force Material CommandU.S. Air ForceBoards: General Dynamics Corporation, KBR, Inc., USAA
Louis B. LynnChairman & FounderENVIRO AgScience, Inc.Boards: BB&T Corporation
Kay M. Madati
Kay M. MadatiHead of Content PartnershipsTwitterBoards: WIngstop Inc.
Conrad L. MallettChief Administrative OfficerDetroit Medical CenterBoards: Kelly Services, Inc., Lear Corporation
Jonathan Mariner
Jonathan MarinerRetired Chief Investment OfficerMajor League Baseball Boards: McGraw-Hill Education, The Investors Exchange, Ultimate Software, Inc.
Vada O. ManagerPresident and CEOManager Global Consulting GroupBoards: Valvoline, Helios Education Foundation