Most recently Executive Director, HR Policies and Programs for Wyeth, the global pharmaceutical company, Mrs. Konta had a 40-year career in specialist and generalist roles in Human Resources with recent specialization in global HR policies and programs, work/life benefits and mobility. Areas of expertise include the integration of policies and benefits in mergers and acquisitions and the design of multi-site administrative programs for leaves of absence, relocation and international assignments. Prior to joining Wyeth, Mrs. Konta held leadership positions in compensation, equal employment/affirmative action and client support with Mobil. Earlier in her career, she headed Human Resources for a trade association, the American Petroleum Institute, and held staffing and labor relations positions with other not-for-profit organizations, including a local government. Mrs. Konta is a graduate of Manhattanville College and received a Masters degree in Business Administration from George Washington University.