Marie Thérèse Royce

Marie Thérèse Royce is a Senior Director of International Public Affairs at the global telecommunications manufacturer, Alcatel-Lucent based in Washington, DC.  Prior to Alcatel-Lucent she served as a full-time faculty member (Visiting Executive) at California State Polytechnic University, Pomona. Royce held senior management positions at Marriott International, Choice Hotels International, and The Procter & Gamble Company. Marie was recognized as a Distinguished Alumna for Cal Poly’s College of Business Administration. In 1996, she received her Master’s in Business Administration (MBA) in International Business from Georgetown University, and was recognized “top five” in her class.  Royce is a Co-Founder & Partner of GenderStrategy.com LLC. The team wrote a book endorsed by Meg Whitman, CEO of HP.  Ms. Royce serves on several boards.