Conrad Woody is a Partner and Head of Odgers Berndtson’s U.S. Corporate and Government Affairs Practice in Washington. His portfolio of search work includes advising clients on independent board director, corporate affairs, communications/public affairs, public policy, government affairs, corporate social responsibility, trade association CEO, and leadership roles. He is a member of the U.S. Board Practice and co-leads the firm’s U.S. Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Council.

Conrad has a degree in political science from Howard University and serves as an advisory board member for Poligage, the world’s first online marketplace for public policy insights and government affairs advisory services. Additionally, he is a member of the Economic Club of Washington and serves as Chairman of the Board of Step Afrika!, and a director on the non-profit boards of Starting with Today Inc., and BAAR Art Residency and Journey.