Edie's profound leadership & nurturing mentorship inspired our powerful, feminine peachy bronze lip gloss. Wear Edie to remind yourself you are a force of nature who motivates those around you.
Edie spent virtually all of her 32 year career at Goldman Sachs & Co. in New York. During the first half of her career, she held a variety of positions from commodities trader to business unit manager to Chief Administrative Officer of the Fixed Income Division. She spent the second half of her career dealing with critical people issues of the firm, and rose to the level of Partner, serving as Chief Operating Officer of the Human Capital Management Division. In this capacity she had global responsibility for all of the recruiting, training and diversity initiatives of the firm. She has served as both the Chief Diversity Officer and the Chief Recruiting Officer. This role took her to dozens of countries where Goldman Sachs has offices and she has interacted with people from dozens of backgrounds across the globe. Edie retired from Goldman in December 2013.
Edie has an extensive portfolio of non-profit work. She is Chair of the board of Women’s Campaign International, which provides grass roots financial and advocacy training to women in emerging countries. She is a founding member of the board of New Jersey Needs You, a mentoring and skills training program for first generation college students from New Jersey. She is on the board and formerly served as Chair of the Board of Forte Foundation, which is committed to advancing women in business through educational channels such as MBA programs and continuing education. She is very active in her Jersey City community and serves on the board of the Jersey City Fund for Excellence and Equality, which provides financial resources for the betterment of the Jersey City public schools.
Edie received undergraduate degrees from the College for Women and the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. She received her MBA from the Booth School at the University of Chicago.
Edie's Top Values
Edie's top three values are:
One Thing Edie Does For Herself, No Matter How Hectic Life Gets
She always takes a moment to reflect with gratitude on all the wonderful gifts she has been given throughout her life - followed by a piece of chocolate!