The Institute for Global Ethics Appoints New Board Member: Marc B. Poland

The Institute for Global Ethics announced today the appointment of Marc B. Poland as a Director of the Institute, effective immediately.

Madison, WI: “I am pleased to announce that the Board of Directors of the Institute for Global Ethics, by unanimous vote, has approved the recommendation that Marc be appointed as a Director of the Institute,” said Paul McAuliffe, Chairman of IGE’s Board of Directors. “I and the other members of the Board, as well as IGE President and CEO Anthony Gray, are thrilled that Marc will be joining us in the mission to move the important work of the Institute forward. Marc’s skills, experience and commitment to the cause will be a great addition to our team.”

Mr. Poland recently retired from Sikorsky Aircraft Corporation, where he served as the Vice President, Marketing and Communications. While at United Technologies, Marc served as mentor to IGE CEO, Anthony J. Gray, as Mr. Gray managed Sikorsky's global ethics and compliance program. Since his retirement, Mr. Poland keeps busy as a partner in the development of High Cove, an intentional community in Western North Carolina, dedicated to the principles of life-long learning and sustainable development. Mr. Poland holds a Master of Business Administration degree from Georgetown University and a Bachelor of Science – Mechanical Engineering degree from Carnegie-Mellon University.

About IGE: Founded in 1990 with offices in New York City, Rockport, Maine and headquartered in Madison, Wisconsin the Institute for Global Ethics in is an independent, nonsectarian, nonpartisan, 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting practical action in a global context. ( www.globalethics.org)

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