Advancing Women to the Boardroom

Executive Committee

Lynne Durbin, Convener
Lynne M. Durbin, Esquire, represents the Executive Alliance (Maryland) on the ION Executive Committee. She is President of InLine LLC, a business and risk consulting firm. Prior to forming InLine,  Durbin served as Vice President and General Counsel of Adhesives Research Inc, a specialty development and manufacturing company, where she had responsibility for the company’s global legal affairs and for corporate governance.  She has held senior legal roles, as well as leadership roles in EHS and human resources, in public and private chemical manufacturing companies. She is a frequent speaker on legal and risk topics at national conferences.  Durbin has held leadership roles in numerous not-for-profit organizations. She is currently immediate past board chair for the Girl Scouts of Central Maryland, a board member of Planned Parenthood of Maryland and a public trustee for the Maryland Supplemental Retirement Plans.
Terry A. Barclay, Executive Committee Member
Terry Barclay is the president and CEO of Inforum (Michigan), one of the largest women’s business forums in the U.S. Previously, she served as senior VP/chief external affairs officer for Hospice of Michigan, as VP of university relations for Oakland University, and was the founder and president of Operation ABLE of Michigan. Barclay earned a B.A. in Urban Studies from the College of Wooster in Ohio and Master’s from the University of Michigan. Crain’s Detroit Business named Barclay one of the region’s “Most Influential Women” in 2007 and one of metro Detroit’s “40 Under 40” outstanding executives in 1992.
Jo Lynne Whiting, Executive Committee Member
Jo Lynne Whiting represents the Women’s Leadership Foundation on the ION Board. Whiting has executive experience as an officer of a Fortune 100 company with general management profit and loss responsibilities and a marketing expert with a proven track record. She has helped market leaders and competitive upstarts across several continents achieve marked turnarounds in 12 to 18 months, and has  chaired the board of a Home Health company she helped start, grow and successfully sold. Whiting is Past Chairperson of Beyond our Borders, a group-advised fund of The Women’s Foundation of Colorado developing resources that empower disenfranchised women and girls so they can participate fully in society.
Kimberly Wiehl, Executive Committee Member

Kimberly Wiehl

Kimberly Wiehl represents the Financial Women’s Association of New York on the ION Executive Committee.
Cheri Husney, Executive Committee Member




Cheri Husney represents OnBoard (GA) on the ION Executive Committee. 

Cheri Husney is the Executive Director – Marketing for KPMG LLP. She oversees marketing leaders and teams across the U.S. Talent management, strategy creation, relationship nurturing, integrated marketing and business development are key areas of responsibility. Based in Atlanta, Cheri works closely with KPMG leadership across Audit, Tax and Advisory (Consulting) practices to develop strategic initiatives and programs in support of the firm’s growth agenda. In her tenure with KPMG, Cheri has held a variety of marketing leadership positions including National Director, Markets & Accounts and Senior Director, Southeast Area Marketing.

Cheri is passionate about supporting Diversity and Inclusion in business and serves as a mentor and coach to many professionals within and outside of KPMG. She is a current board member and president of OnBoard Inc.