Theresa Harrison

Director Inclusive & Sustainable Procurement, EY

Theresa Harrison is the Director of Supplier Diversity at EY, a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services. She is responsible for the management and oversight of the EY supplier diversity initiative. In this role, which she has held since June of 2004, she is responsible for the design, development and implementation of diverse supplier policies, processes, and procedures.

A recognized leader in the industry, Harrison is a frequent public speaker and works to build awareness of the importance of supplier diversity both inside and outside of EY. She serves as First Vice Chair of the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC) Board of Directors and serves as Board Liaison with the WBENC Women's Enterprise Forum. She is an active Ambassador engaging prospective Corporate Members. Additionally, she has engineered significant improvements to the organization by developing its Recruitment Program and its Dashboard for success measurement.

Along with being a past Board Chairperson for Diversity Information Resources, Harrison has served as Chair of the Procurement Council in 2010 – 2012 for the NGLCC. She is currently Treasurer for the New York & New Jersey Minority Supplier Development Council.

Ms. Harrison obtained her Bachelor of Science Degree in Management from Emmanuel College and a Masters of Business Administration from Bentley University.