Global Compact Network USA

Pictured left to right: Ole Lund Hansen (UN Global Compact), Kellie Kreiser (ASU Thunderbird), Lise Kingo (UN Global Compact), Rick Pearl (Board Chair, Network USA), and Adam Roy Gordon (Network USA) at the 2019 High-Level Political Forum.

About us

Launched in 2007, the Global Compact Network USA (GCNUSA) is the local network chapter of the United Nations Global Compact. Network USA is a non-profit organization that supports U.S.-based entities in:

  • Operating in alignment with the Ten Principles of the Global Compact

  • Engaging with and advancing the Sustainable Development Goals

  • Leveraging their association with the Global Compact and United Nations and its global resource network

  • Facilitating and creating opportunities for multi-sectoral and multi-stakeholder collaboration

Network USA is supported by Arizona State University's Thunderbird School of Global Management.


Click here to see a list of Global Compact Network USA members.

Governance and financial documents

Click here to view our governance and financial documents.

Contact us

For questions or updates on news, events and case studies please contact Adam Gordon, Engagement Director.

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Network USA Board of Directors:

VP Public Affairs and Chief Diversity Officer, Johnson Controls
General Counsel, Pharmaceuticals, Johnson & Johnson
VP & Global Head, Public Affairs & Sustainability,
Consumer Health, Bayer
Senior Director, Global Institutions, Corporate Responsibility, Pfizer
Global Head of Sustainability, NASDAQ OMX
VP, Global Corporate Responsibility Officer, State Street
Chief Sustainability Officer, Citi
Senior Director, Company Network, Ceres
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Board Officers:

Chair: Rick Pearl

Vice Chair: Val Smith

Treasurer: Evan Harvey

Secretary: Grady Crosby

Board Committees:

Finance: Chris Gray, Evan Harvey, John Weiss

Nominating and Governance: Grady Crosby, Liz Forminard, Daniella Foster, John Weiss

Strategy and Programs: Chris Gray, Liz Forminard, Daniella Foster, Val Smith