National Advisory Council

Peggy Cowherd

Membership Information:

Member Since: 2009

Contact Information:

Linkedin Profile: https://www.linkedin.com/in/margaret-cowherd-83a92314/

Employment:

Job Title: Managing Director, Materials Management
Company: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
Location: Utah, United States

Expertise:

  • corporate finance

Biography:

Peggy Cowherd is managing director of materials management for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Peggy received her Bachelor of Science Degree in Business from the University of Connecticut.  She has worked in numerous capacities in corporate finance, including most recently as EVP and CFO of IQor, and previously was the CFO of the Global Business Travel service at American Express.  She has worked in various financial leadership capacities at American Express, Goldman Sachs, and IBM. Sister Cowherd has held numerous Church callings since joining the Church in 2001, including serving in the Stake Relief Society Presidency and the Young Women's Presidency.  She also serves on the Deseret Mutual Benefit Administrators Board of Directors, and the Temple Square Hospitality Board, along with several other Church committees. Peggy has two siblings, and one niece and one nephew whom she adores.