The Economic Club of Washington, D.C. invites you to attend an upcoming Executive Conversation featuring Carol B. Tomé, Chief Executive Officer of UPS on Wednesday, November 8. Carol will participate in a conversation-style interview with Barbara Humpton, Chair of the Economic Club’s Global Initiative and CEO of Siemens USA. Following their conversation, Carol will answer questions from those attending in the remaining time.
Carol Tomé was named Chief Executive Officer of UPS in 2020, becoming the 12th CEO in the 115-year history of the company. She served as a board member of UPS since 2003. Before joining UPS, Carol served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of The Home Depot, Inc., where she began working in 1995 as Vice President and Treasurer. Prior to joining The Home Depot, Carol was Vice President and Treasurer of Riverwood International Corporation, a Commercial Lender with United Bank of Denver (now Wells Fargo), and Director of Banking for Johns-Mansville Corporation.
Carol serves on the boards of Verizon Communications, Inc., Grady Memorial Hospital Corporation and the Atlanta Botanical Garden. She is a member of The Committee of 200, The Buckhead Coalition, and The Business Council. Carol holds a bachelor’s degree in communication from the University of Wyoming and a master’s degree in finance from the University of Denver.