Edgwell Personal Care appointed Elizabeth “Lisa” Valk Long to the board’s audit committee and its nominating and executive compensation committee, starting on July 6.
Long worked at Time Inc. for 22 years as the executive vice president and publisher for Life, People and Time magazines. She also serves on the board of directors for J.M. Smuckers Co. and has previous experience on the boards of Steelcase Inc., Belk Inc. and Wachovia Corp., among others, and a number of non-profit organizations.
“Lisa is an accomplished executive and proven business leader, and we are pleased to welcome her to the Edgewell Board of Directors,” said David P. Hatfield, Edgewell's president, chief executive officer and incoming chairman of the board. “She brings significant expertise from her years of boardroom service at consumer and retail companies, as well as from her senior executive roles at Time Inc. I am confident that we will benefit from her contributions and insights as we continue executing on our strategies to drive value creation.”