Katherine Ross


Katherine Ross is the retired President of Johnson & Johnson (J&J) Health Care Systems. She has more than 35 years of operating experience and has led supply chains (and lived) in Asia, Europe, and the United States. Her most recent role was leading J&J’s global logistics and customer service operations, managing a $2 billion spend across 70 countries.

Katherine received a bachelor’s degree in Chemical Engineering from Princeton University and a master’s degree from Harvard Business School. She currently serves on the Boards of Directors for Biotouch, Voxware and It’s Fetch, and on the Boards of Advisors for Elementum, o9 Solutions, and Unity SCM.

Katherine’s hobbies include hiking, geocaching, and golf. She has hiked portions of the A.T. throughout her life and in 2022 embarked on a SOBO section hike from Harpers Ferry.