Yvonne M. Curl is former vice president and chief marketing officer for Avaya, Inc., located in Basking Ridge, N.J.
Curl was first elected to the Nationwide board in 1998.
She currently serves on the board of Health South Corporation and the Hilton Head Humane Association. She previously served on the board of Charming Shoppes, Inc., and WelchAllyn, Inc.
Prior to joining Avaya in 2000, she was employed by the Xerox Corporation and progressed through management positions including vice president-field operations; executive assistant to the chairman and CEO; and as a corporate vice president serving as senior vice president and general manager, public sector worldwide/global solutions group.
Curl was named an outstanding alumna by Howard University’s School of Business. In 1991 she was elected to the YWCA’s Academy of Women Achievers.