USC Aiken Alumna to Speak at December Convocation


Aiken, SC (11/06/2017) — The University of South Carolina Aiken announced that Kelley F. Cornish, Class of '89, will be the keynote speaker for the 2017 December Convocation, on Dec. 14.

Cornish received her bachelor of science degree in business administration from USC Aiken and earned a masters in human resources from Webster University.

She currently serves as TD Bank's Senior Vice President, Head of U.S. Diversity and Inclusion. In this role, Cornish works closely with the Diversity Leadership Team (DLT) to define and enable TD Bank's diversity strategy. She has more than 25 years of diversity and inclusion leadership and human resources experience. Prior to joining TD, Cornish led the Diversity and Inclusion initiative at AmeriHealth Caritas, where she shaped the vision and developed workforce initiatives programming.

She co-authored It's Work! How Will You Show Up? with Myron Rolle. In this publication, Cornish shares professional and personal tips in the workplace and includes a case study highlighting the work of a millennial.

The USC Aiken alumna led the board of directors for the Philadelphia chapter of The Society of Human Resource Management and managed human resource strategic planning for the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

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