Global Diversity and Inclusion Council

Chaired by Chairman and CEO Gerald Hassell, our Global Diversity and Inclusion Council has a diverse membership of senior leaders who are chosen for their ability to champion a major corporate initiative as well as their individual, cultural, geographic and business line diversity.


Gerald Hassell
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, BNY Mellon

Executive Committee Members

Karen Peetz
President, BNY Mellon
Executive Sponsor, IMPACT Employee Resource Group
Lisa Peters
Chief Human Resources Officer
Executive Sponsor, HEART Employee Resource Group
Brian Rogan
Vice Chairman and Chief Risk Officer
Brian Shea
President, Investment Services
Head of the Broker-Dealer and Advisor Service Group
Head of Global Operations and Technology
Chief Executive Officer, Pershing LLC
Kurt Woetzel
Chief Executive Officer,
Global Collateral Services

Other Members

René Boettcher
Chairman of Latin America and Head of Global Client
Management, Latin America
Jeep Bryant
Executive Vice President for Marketing & Corporate Affairs
Jyoti Chopra
Managing Director
Head of Global Diversity and Inclusion
Talent Strategy
Human Resources
Gary DaSilva
Chief Counsel Asia-Pacific and Associate General Counsel
Dinesh Deo
Chief Executive Officer
BNY Mellon India
Frank Dittrich
Executive Director, Asset Servicing Operations
BNY Mellon Asset Servicing
Beth Dowling-Jones
Relationship Manager, EMEA Asset Servicing
Prism Employee Resource Group
George Gilmer
Head, U.S. Corporate, Government & Not-for-Profit
BNY Mellon Asset Servicing
Michael Harmon
Client Solutions Senior Consulting Manager
BNY Mellon Asset Servicing
Co-Chair, HEART Employee Resource Group
Wanda Hill
Managing Director
Investment Management Group
Chair, IMPACT Employee Resource Group
Daniel Lovely
Global Head of Learning & Organizational Development
Human Resources
Timothy Masluk
Chief Security Officer
Corporate Security
U.S. Chair, Returning Military Personnel
Business Resource Group
Regi Meredith-Carpeni
Chief Operating Officer
Global Markets and Capital Markets
Co-Chair, WIN Employee Resource Group
Samir Pandiri
Executive Vice President, Asset Servicing – Americas
BNY Mellon Asset Servicing
Gabby Parcella
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Mellon Capital Management Corporation
Adriana Pierelli
Managing Director, Regional Executive Southern Europe
Regional Executive Southern Europe and General Manager
BNY Mellon Luxembourg
Shona Spence
Chief Administrative Officer
BNY Mellon Investment Management EMEA Limited
Lee Stephens
Executive Vice President, Federal Government Client Executive
Global Client Management
Sheena Wilson
Global Head of Talent Strategy
Human Resources