Paula Boggs joins Avid’s board of directors
WORLD: Avid has appointed Paula Boggs to its board of directors. The company states that her many years of corporate leadership experience combined with her musical background will ‘provide a unique perspective as the company continues to deliver Avid Everywhere’.
‘Avid welcomes Paula as our newest board member and appreciates her willingness to serve’ said Avid chairman, president and CEO, Louis Hernandez, Jr. ‘Paula’s extensive corporate leadership experience, combined with her artistic and musical background, will give the company a unique perspective and help guide us during our ongoing transformation as we continue to deliver on Avid Everywhere.’
Ms Boggs has held variety of professional and community leadership roles, including a former member of the executive team at Starbucks Coffee Company, where she led the global law department for 10 years. Prior to that, she was vice president of legal for product, operations and information technology, and senior deputy general counsel at Dell Computer Corporation.
Since 2013, Ms Boggs has been a member of the President's Committee for the Arts and the Humanities, and was previously a member of the White House Council for Community Solutions. She is a voting member of the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences, and a songwriter and lead vocalist for the Paula Boggs Band.