The Walt Disney Company Chief Human Resources Officer Jayne Parker was honored by Linkage, Inc. with the Executive Advocate for Women in Leadership Award for her pioneering talent development efforts. Parker has helped achieve a global workforce of more than 50% women at The Walt Disney Company.
Parker also has increased female representation at the highest levels of the Company. Christine McCarthy recently was named Disney’s Chief Financial Officer. Parker also appointed Disney’s first Chief Diversity Officer, Paul Richardson.