Avery Dennison Corporation announced that its board of directors has appointed Maria Fernanda Mejia as director, effective February 22, 2024. Mejia, 60, is the retired CEO, International, for Newell Brands Inc. Mejia joined Newell Brands Inc. from the Kellogg Company where she was senior vice president and president of Kellogg Latin America between 2011 and 2019. She previously served in positions of increasing responsibility at Colgate-Palmolive in the U.S., Latin America, Asia and Europe.

Mejia has a BS in Industrial Distribution from Texas A&M University.