Joyce Russell, president of the Adecco Group US Foundation, was named to the American Staffing Association board of directors at its recent meeting.
Russell replaces Greg Holland, Adecco Group North America senior vice president, general counsel, and secretary, as the company’s representative to the ASA board. Holland joined the ASA board in 2014 and will continue to be actively involved in the association’s leadership. For example, he will serve as a panelist at the 2019 ASA Staffing Law Conference, April 4‒5 in Washington, DC, sharing his insights during the session “Legal Heavy Hitters—In-House Attorneys From the Nation’s Largest Staffing Companies Address Key Issues.”
The Adecco Group US Foundation, launched in January of this year, focuses on upskilling and reskilling American workers, as well as improving work equality for all. Russell most recently was president of Adecco Staffing US from 2004 to 2018, leading the largest business unit of Adecco Group North America. She has been a panelist and participant at the World Economic Forum in Davos and the Fortune Most Powerful Women Summits. Russell is a member of the Committee of 200, a founding member of Paradigm for Parity, and a member of Women Corporate Directors.
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