Get on Board

Next Virtual Workshop: Held in two 2-hour Sessions. Wed, Sept. 21 and Fri, Sept. 23, 11am - 1pm PT

Develop the skills needed to serve on a public or private board.

Work with high-performing board members and build a roadmap for effective board service. Learn how board searches work, how to communicate your unique value and how to craft a board profile. In two afternoon sessions, build confidence and practice promoting yourself as a highly qualified board candidate among a diverse and supportive group of like-minded executive women.

Demystify corporate boards and communicate your value to a board of directors.

Meet like-minded leadership peers in a safe, diverse and supportive community.

Engage with experienced instructors and board directors teaching the course.

What you'll learn

4-Hour Workshop Agenda: Held in two sessions on Wed and Fri
Workshop fee: $850


WEDNESDAY AND FRIDAY: 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. PT | 2 – 4 p.m. ET

Build a communications strategy to showcase your board skills, expertise and assets. 

  • Understand the critical skills needed for board service
  • Learn about the different types of boards and committees
  • Clarify your competitive advantage and elevate your industry visibility¬†
  • Craft a targeted board profile and launch a proactive board search strategy
  • Join a professional network of executive women and accomplished directors
  • Practice promoting your personal brand with senior executive peers
  • Launch a successful board seat search

Our Speakers

Terry Bayer Independent Board Member
Terry Bayer
Anna Kan Director
CVB Financial Corp (NASDAQ: CVBF)
Dawn Haghighi General Counsel
Murcor Real Estate Services
Myrna Soto Corporate Director
CMS Energy, Popular Inc., Spirit Airlines, TriNet
Lisa Bacus Corporate Director
Teradata, Selective Insurance, Douglas Dynamics
Maria Rivas, MD Chief Medical Officer
EMD Serono (the healthcare business of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany)
Julie Hill Member Board of Directors
Anthem, Inc.
Betsy Berkhemer Credaire CEO
50/50 Women on Boards
Connie R. Collingsworth Chief Operating Officer
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
Jackie Seto Principal
Side People Consulting
Betty Hudson President
Hudson & Associates
Margaret Preston Board Member and Managing Director
McCormick & Company, Inc. and Otis Worldwide Corporation
Stephanie Sonnabend Co-Founder & Chair
50/50 Women on Boards

Who Should Attend?

Senior-level and C-suite corporate, private and non-profit women executives seeking their first or second corporate board position.