Perspective from a former male CEO, now an Athena member, Michele Bettencourt
Michele Bettencourt is former CEO, current Chairperson, Athena member – and self-declared “Elephant in the Room”. In the latest episode of The Third Act Podcast on Athena Radio, Michele and Third Act host Liz Tinkham talk about Michele’s greatest career lessons, life reflections, and where she’s headed now.
In late June last year, I made a promise. I committed Athena to getting its membership to 37.6% women of color. At the time I made the promise, we were at just 13% women of color in Athena. I’m proud to report we’ve made significant progress.