THIS EVENT IS NOW CANCELLED
DATE: Thursday, March 5th, 2020
TIME: 4:00pm – 6:00pm
LOCATION: Maglione Hall, SIE Complex, 5th Floor
ATTIRE: Business Casual/Professional
ALL MAJORS AND DEGREE LEVELS WELCOME!!!
Registration Required: Click here to register and for a continually updated list of Arrow Electronics guests
Come and meet with a variety of Arrow Electronics employees at this Evening with Arrow event! C-level executives Lily Hughes, Senior Vice President and Chief Legal Officer, and Gretchen Zech, Senior Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer, as well as many other Arrow representatives will be in attendance. Come listen, ask advice, and gain perspective from the Arrow team in this semi-formal setting!
The evening will start with an introduction from the Arrow executives followed by a presentation of the current opportunities from the Arrow Univeristy Relations staff. We will then break out into a networking session for the remainder of the time.
Attendance for the entire event is encouraged. We will update the list of all Arrow guests as the time approaches, but you can learn more about Lily and Gretchen below. Heavy Appetizers will be served.
Pre-event coaching is available through our Career & Professional Development team. Please email Rita O’Connell at Rita.OConnell@du.edu for more details on how to prepare.
- Gretchen Zech is senior vice president and chief human resources officer for Arrow Electronics, Inc. A member of Arrow’s executive committee, she leads the company’s HR strategies, operations, technologies and business partnerships around the
Zech joined Arrow in 2011 from Dex One, having served as their senior vice president and chief human resources officer since 2006. Before joining Dex, she was the HR group vice president at Gartner, responsible for several of the organization’s
global businesses and corporate groups. Her previous roles also include HR leadership positions with Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea, Bloomingdale’s, Best Buy and Johnson Controls.
A Society for Human Resource Management senior certified professional (SHRM-SCP), Zech holds a bachelor’s degree in human resource management from The University of Michigan. She serves as a member of the SHRM board of directors.
- Lily Hughes is senior vice president and chief legal officer for Arrow Electronics, Inc., with responsibility for leading global legal matters including corporate governance, compliance, litigation, and business support at the operational level.
Hughes previously served as senior vice president, chief legal officer, and corporate secretary of Public Storage, a New York Stock Exchange-listed real estate investment trust (REIT). Prior to joining Public Storage in 2015, Hughes served for over 17
years in the legal department of Ingram Micro, the world’s largest wholesale information technology and mobile devices distributor. Her responsibilities at Ingram Micro culminated in the role of vice president and associate general counsel.