Cathy Ross

Former Chief Financial Officer & Executive Vice President at FedEx Corporation

Cathy Ross

Cathy Ross

Former Chief Financial Officer & Executive Vice President at FedEx Corporation

Overview
Career Highlights

Federal Express Corporation
Federal Express Corp. (Inactive)
FedEx Corporation

RelSci Relationships

2908

Number of Boards

9

Birthday

1958 - Henderson, TN

Age

62

Number of Awards

1

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President, Chief Executive Officer, Director at Steelcase, Inc.

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Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer & Principal Accounting Officer at Steelcase, Inc.

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Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer at Ball Corporation

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Vice Chairman at Christian Brothers University

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Former President at Smith & Nephew Plc

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Chief Legal Officer & Senior Vice President at Baptist Memorial Health Care Corporation

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Former Chief Executive Officer at Ball Corporation

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Chair/Executive Director at University of Memphis Research Foundation

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Chief Financial Officer & Executive Vice President at Federal Express Corporation

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President & Chief Executive Officer, FedEx Express at Airlines for America, Inc.

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Cathy Ross
Former Chief Financial Officer & Executive Vice President at FedEx Corporation
Education
Undergraduate Degree

OPERATION OF PRIVATE CATHOLIC UNIVERSITY WHOSE PRINCIPAL ACTIVITY IS TO PROVIDE ADVANCED STUDY TO STUDENTS IN AN INTER-FAITH EDUCATIONAL COMMUNITY.

M.B.A.

The Fogelman College of Business and Economics at University of Memphis offers these departments and concentrations: accounting, economics, ethics, finance, general management, international business, leadership, marketing, management information systems, production/operations management, organizational behavior, real estate, supply chain management/logistics, and quantitative analysis/statistics and operations research.

Memberships
Member
2007 - Current
Member
Current

Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated. is a private, not-for-profit organization whose purpose is to provide assistance and support through established programs in local communities throughout the world. Since its founding more than 200,000 women have joined the organization. The organization is a sisterhood of predominantly Black, college educated women. The sorority currently has 1,000 collegiate and alumnae chapters located in the United States, England, Japan (Tokyo and Okinawa), Germany, the Virgin Islands, Bermuda, the Bahamas, Jamaica and the Republic of Korea.

Member
Current

The International Women’s Forum advances leadership across careers, cultures and continents by connecting the world’s most preeminent women of significant and diverse achievement. The IWF brings together an unprecedented global membership to exchange ideas, to learn and inspire, and to promote better leadership for a changing world. Founded in 1982 in the United States, the International Women’s Forum has grown across 5 continents into 29 nations. There are more than 5,500 women leaders participating in Africa, Asia, the Caribbean, Europe, Latin America, the Middle East, and North America. Membership in the International Women’s Forum (IWF) is by invitation and is influenced by definitive international standards. Members are committed to bettering global leadership today and cultivating women leaders of tomorrow. IWF provides one-of–a-kind programming designed by world leaders, for world leaders, both present and future. IWF provides a platform for leaders to meet among their peers in an environment where meaningful partnerships and friendships can grow and form.

Career History
Chief Financial Officer & Executive Vice President
1984 - Prior

Federal Express Corp. provides express shipping services. It operates FedEx Trade Networks, which provides international trade services, specializing in customs brokerage and global ocean and air freight forwarding and FedEx SupplyChain Systems, which offers a range of supply chain solutions. The company was founded in 1971 and is headquartered in Memphis, TN.

Chief Financial Officer & Senior Vice President
2004 - 2006

Federal Express Corp. provides transportation services. The company distributes rapid, time-definite delivery of packages, documents and freight to different countries. It was founded in 1973 and is headquartered in Memphis, TN.

Chief Financial Officer & Executive Vice President
1984 - 2014

FedEx Corporation provides customers and businesses worldwide with a broad portfolio of transportation, e-commerce and business services. With annual revenues of $43 billion, the company offers integrated business applications through operating companies competing collectively and managed collaboratively, under the respected FedEx brand. Consistently ranked among the world's most admired and trusted employers, FedEx inspires its more than 300,000 team members to remain "absolutely, positively" focused on safety, the highest ethical and professional standards and the needs of their customers and communities.

Boards & Committees
Director
Current

TO ENCOURAGE, PROMOTE AND AID THE FULFILLMENT OF EDUCATION, RESEARCH AND SERVICE FUNCTIONS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF MEMPHIS (U OF M) AND TO ENCOURAGE, PROMOTE AND AID THE TRANSFER OF TECHNOLOGY GENERATED IN THE COURSE OF RESEARCH BY U OF M FACULTY, STAFF AND STUDENTS.

Member, Board of Directors
Current
Non-Profit Donations & Grants

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$25K - $50K
2017

LOCATED AT THE LORRAINE MOTEL, THE ASSASSINATION SITE OF DR. MARTIN LUTHER KING JR., THE NATIONAL CIVIL RIGHTS MUSEUM CHRONICLES THE AMERICAN CIVIL RIGHTS MOVEMENT, EXAMINES TODAY'S GLOBAL CIVIL AND HUMAN RIGHTS ISSUES, PROVOKES THOUGHTFUL DEBATE AND SERVES AS A CATALYST FOR POSITIVE SOCIAL CHANGE.

$50K +
2017

The Tennessee State University Foundation is a non-profit foundation, incorporated under the laws of the State of Tennessee, whose mission is to promote and support literacy, scientific, educational, scholarship, research, charitable and development purposes and goals at Tennessee State University.

$10K - $20K
2015

LOCATED AT THE LORRAINE MOTEL, THE ASSASSINATION SITE OF DR. MARTIN LUTHER KING JR., THE NATIONAL CIVIL RIGHTS MUSEUM CHRONICLES THE AMERICAN CIVIL RIGHTS MOVEMENT, EXAMINES TODAY'S GLOBAL CIVIL AND HUMAN RIGHTS ISSUES, PROVOKES THOUGHTFUL DEBATE AND SERVES AS A CATALYST FOR POSITIVE SOCIAL CHANGE.

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Awards & Honors
2012
Black Enterprise Magazine - 100 Most Powerful Executives in Corporate America
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