Chairman of the board and chief executive officer of American Express.
The Hagedorn Lecture Series on Corporate Social Responsibility.
The chairman of the board and chief executive officer of the American Express Company since 2001, Kenneth Chenault is one of the first African Americans to hold this position in a Fortune 500 company. A graduate of the Waldorf School, Mr. Chenault grew up on Long Island and holds a J.D. from Harvard University Law School.