Vice President, Global Diversity & Inclusion, The Walt Disney Company
Ruth Bond is Vice President, Global Diversity & Inclusion, The Walt Disney Company. She is responsible for advancing the company’s diversity and inclusion strategies, particularly guiding efforts targeting women and workplace initiatives.
Previously, Ruth was with Disney Parks & Resorts where she held progressive roles within the Human Resources team and was most recently responsible for leading the Parks Diversity and Inclusion practice, including strategy development, business partner support, managing the Parks Diversity Council, and Diversity Resource Groups.
Over the course of her career with Disney, Ruth has served in various areas within Human Resources including Organizational Development, Training & Development, Recruiting and Executive Coaching. Ruth has contributed to of a number of new business developments for Disney, including Disney Cruise Line, Hong Kong Disneyland, Disneyland Paris, and Adventures by Disney.
Prior to joining Disney, Ruth worked in the airline industry where she had responsibilities for the training and development of both the service and emergency training of crew based in five different countries. Her professional career has led her to work in Europe, the Middle and Far East, and in North America.