Corbette Doyle is a Lecturer of Leadership and Organizational Effectiveness at the Peabody College at Vanderbilt University. Her research focuses on the differential impact of gender balanced executive teams and boards. In addition to diversity, Corbette teaches graduate and undergraduate courses in strategy and analytics. Up until July 2008, she was the Chair of the Health Care Industry practice and global Chief Diversity Officer at Aon, a Fortune 250 consulting and risk management firm headquartered in Chicago. For the latter role, she reported directly to the CEO.
Prior to her role as CDO, her responsibilities included leading a dozen different industry practices, launching new practice groups, acquiring companies, closing companies, and serving on the boards of companies that Aon invested in. She is on the Martin Methodist College Board of Trust, the Professional Liability Underwriting Association Board of Trust and is an External Member of Nissan America’s Executive Diversity Council. She previously served on the Boards of Definity Health, Sterling Life Insurance, the CPCU Board of Governors, ASHRM, and was the president of the Owen Alumni Board. She is in the dissertation phase of her doctorate at Northeastern University, graduated first in her EMBA class at the Owen School at Vanderbilt, and graduated Magna Cum Laude from SUNY Oswego in Economics (Major) and Math (minor).