Board Fundamentals

Next Virtual Workshop: Tues., Jan. 10, 8:30 - 10 am PT

Board Fundamentals Empowers You to Start Your Board Journey Today

During this 1.5-hour workshop, you will gain insight into how boards operate, review the types of boards and board committees, and the roles and responsibilities of a board director. You will also align your professional expertise with what boards search for in potential candidates and identify the required skills to confidently map your path to the boardroom.

Identify skills, experience and expertise to hone your intent.

Meet leadership peers in a diverse, collaborative and supportive community.

Engage with experienced instructors and board directors teaching the course.

What you'll learn

1.5-Hour Workshop Agenda
Workshop fee: $250

8:30 – 10:00 am PT | 11:30 am – 1:00 pm ET

Gain foundational knowledge to launch your corporate board journey and understand what boards look for in a highly qualified candidate.

  • Learn the roles and responsibilities of board directors
  • Understand how to qualify for a board seat
  • Inventory your skills and expertise
  • Develop your board service intention statement

Our Speakers

Terry Bayer Independent Board Member
Terry Bayer
Susan Morisato Former President
Insurance Solutions at UnitedHealthcare
Margaret Jenkins Corporate Director and Chair
Kohl’s Corp, Citi Trends Corp., Prisma Health
Pegi Matsuda, MA, CFRE Nonprofit Board Director
Onboard – Business & Community Consulting
Malli Gero Co-Founder & Vice Chair
50/50 Women on Boards
Jackie Seto Principal
Side People Consulting
Patricia Lizarraga Managing Partner
Hypatia Capital
Stephanie Sonnabend Co-Founder & Chair
50/50 Women on Boards

Who Should Attend?

Women who want to learn the board basics and launch their corporate board journey within a supportive, diverse community led by accomplished board directors from all industries.