Marina von Neumann Whitman Member of the Board of Champions
Marina von Neumann Whitman is an American economist. She is a Professor of Business Administration and Public Policy at the University of Michigan’s Ross School of Business as well as The Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy.
From 1979 until 1992 she was an officer of the General Motors Corporation, first as vice president and chief economist, and later as vice president and group executive for public affairs, which included the Economics, Environmental Activities, Industry-Government Relations and Public Relations staffs. She also serves or has served as a director of several leading multinational corporations and research and policy institutions, including the Institute for Advanced Study and Peterson Institute for International Economics.
She served as a member of the President’s Council of Economic Advisers in 1972–73, while on leave from the University. She was a director at the Council on Foreign Relations between 1977 and 1987. She is also a former member of the Steering Committee of the Bilderberg Group.