Borders announced her resignation after less than two months into the job.
According to official statements, Time’s Up president and CEO, Lisa Borders will be stepping down from her position due to a personal family concern.
— CNN Breaking News (@cnnbrk) February 18, 2019
Borders announced her “amicable departure” after less than two months into the job. The announcement came late Monday via tweets made by Borders.
Time’s Up followed up Borders’ tweet with a statement of its own:
“With gratitude for her work, TIME’S UP accepts and supports Lisa Borders’ decision to resign as president and CEO. We know that it is the right decision for Lisa as well as the organization. Our COO, Rebecca Goldman, will serve as interim CEO while we conduct an executive search. We remain steadfast in our mission to create safe, fair, and dignified work for women of all kinds.”
Time’s Up was created by more than 1,000 women in entertainment who joined forces to combat workplace sexual misconduct across industries.