The Boston Conversation on Board Diversity

In-Person Strategic Networking Event

October 24, 2024

Time: TBA

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VENUE: TBA

CO-CHAIRS

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Kappy Freund

Founder and Principal; Brand Lane Advisors

Board: Silver Lining Mentoring
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Sigrid Mendel Usen

Assistant General Counsel; The RMR Group

Board: Triterpenoid Therapeutics, Inc.
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Lauren Loehning CFP, CIMA

Advisory Board – Moniwell

Partner – Retirement Impact
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Amy Glynn

Managing Partner

Global Retirement Partners Advisor Alliance
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Eileen Kiley

Executive Managing Director

The KRP Group LLC
Karen Jacoppo Wood

Karen Jacoppo-Wood

Senior Vice President and Associate General Counsel

Ultimus Fund Solutions
Lauren-Intinarelli

Lauren Intinarelli, CPA, CFA

Senior Manager, Global Treasury Services

EY

What Happens at the Event?

Are you ready to take your career to the next level and pursue a board position?

Our prescriptive strategic networking events for women provide the perfect platform for personal coaching from experienced corporate directors, peer connections, and increased visibility among industry leaders. You'll have the chance to build meaningful relationships and open doors to new opportunities. Register now to secure your spot and take the first step toward your board service journey.

Panelists

Carmel Shields - Boston 2023 - Panelist

Carmel Shields

Executive, Principal
Shields Health Care Group
BOARDS:
Radialis Medical, Women's Foundation of Boston
Dede Orraca-Cecil - Boston 2023 - Panelist

DeDe Orraca-Cecil

Head of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
Egon Zehnder US
Colleen Downs Dinneen - Boston 2023 - Panelist

Coleen Downs Dinneen

Independent Director
Artisan Partners Funds
BOARDS:
Ellis, Director, Board Chair since March 2019
Kelly Ayotte - Boston 2023 - Panelist

Kelly Ayotte

Former U.S. Senator
Director, Blackstone, Inc.
BOARDS:
Caterpillar Inc., News Corporation, Boston Properties Inc., Blink Health LLC, and BAE Systems
Carolina Alarco - Boston 2023 - Panelist

Carolina Alarco

Founder and Principal
Bio Strategy Advisors, LLC
BOARDS:
SYTE.bio, Dione Antibiotics, Inc., NED Biosystems

Director Coaches

Carmel Shields - Boston 2023 - Panelist

Carmel Shields

Executive, Principal
Shields Health Care Group
BOARDS:
Radialis Medical, Women's Foundation of Boston
Kelly Ayotte - Boston 2023 - Panelist

Kelly Ayotte

Former U.S. Senator
Director, Blackstone, Inc.
BOARDS:
Caterpillar Inc., News Corporation, Boston Properties Inc., Blink Health LLC, and BAE Systems
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Kris Pederson

EY Americas Leader, Center for Board Matters
Ernst & Young LLP
BOARDS:
Harvard Business School Alumni Board, NFL Alumni Board
Jennifer Francis

Jennifer Francis

Executive Vice President
The RMR Group
BOARDS:
Diversified Healthcare Trust, American Seniors Housing Association (ASHA)
Colleen Downs Dinneen - Boston 2023 - Panelist

Coleen Downs Dinneen

Independent Director
Artisan Partners Funds
BOARDS:
Ellis, Director, Board Chair since March 2019
Carolina Alarco - Boston 2023 - Panelist

Carolina Alarco

Founder and Principal
Bio Strategy Advisors, LLC
BOARDS:
SYTE.bio, Dione Antibiotics, Inc., NED Biosystems
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Jane Brock-Wilson

Senior Advisor
Berkshire Partners
BOARDS:
Jane has been on numerous private company boards over her 30 years at the private equity firm, Berkshire Partners.
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Malli Gero

Co-Founder and Vice Chair
5050 Women on Boards
BOARDS:
5050 Women on Boards, More Than Words (former Director and Chair); Advisory Board

Leadership Committee

Babs Ryan - Boston 2023 - Panelist

Babs Ryan

Board Director, Audit Committee

Workers Credit Union

Cynthia Clark 2 - Boston 2022 - Panelist

Cynthia E. Clark, Ph.D.

Professor of Management

Bentley University

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Julie Scallen

Partner

Latham & Watkins LLP

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Andrea Mack

Head of Consultant Relations

Pathway Capital Management

INDIVIDUAL TICKET PACKAGES
$250

Our Individual Tickets include an in-person strategic networking event in a city of your choice. These events are designed to help you build your network and make valuable connections that can propel your career forward. Secure your spot today!

SPONSORSHIP
PACKAGES
$5,000+

Our Sponsorship Packages start at the City Silver level with options to curate packages at the Worldwide Corporate level, providing you with the opportunity to showcase your commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion.

Thank you to our Sponsors!

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