Phoebe A. Wood, MBA 1980
Mentoring Women to Master Leadership Roles
With more than three decades of international finance and operations management experience, Wood was vice chairman and CFO of Brown-Forman Corp., and spent 23 years in financial roles at Atlantic Richfield Company (ARCO) and Motorola. Today she is the principal of Louisville-based CompaniesWood, a consulting firm specializing in early-stage (angel) investments, and sits on the board of directors of Leggett & Platt Corporation, Invesco Ltd. and Coca-Cola Enterprises Inc. Savvy in business planning and strategy, commercial negotiations, organizational behavior, information technology, and branding, Wood is a tireless advocate of women in business and serves as a mentor to emerging and established executives alike.