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Grappling with Board Diversity in a Changing World

Classroom
May 18, 2016
Atlanta, GA


Overview

 

Join NACD Atlanta for "Grappling with Board Diversity in a Changing World" a Luncheon on May 18th at The Buckhead Club, 11:15 am to 1 pm featuring Milton Jones, Rene Glover and Evan Lindsay." 

 

Business publications and the internet are full of articles suggesting that diversifying a board will lead to better board performance, but there is very little practical advice to lead an interested board through the process.  Our panel will offer practical advice about the challenges to diversifying a board and some possible ways to meet these challenges.




Location and Time

 

The Buckhead Club
3344 Peachtree Road
Atlanta, GA 30326


Grappling with Board Diversity in a Changing World
11:15 am Registration / Networking

11:50 am Seated Luncheon

12:00 pm 1:00 pm Presentation


The Buckhead Club
3344 Peachtree Road
Atlanta, GA 30326



Speaker Spotlight

 
Milton H. Jones, Jr.

Milton H. Jones, Jr.

Milton Jones is a founding member of Peachtree Providence Partners Holding Company, LLC. Peachtree Providence Partners is a holding company with full or partial ownership in companies in key business sectors which include energy, financial products, healthcare, technology, manufacturing/distribution and consulting. Mr. Jones is the former Executive Chairman and a founding member of CertusBank, NA and was also a 32 year veteran of Bank of America and its predecessor companies where he held a number of senior executive roles, including Georgia Market President. Mr. Jones chairs the Board of The Atlanta Business League, is Vice Chair of the Board of Trustees of Meharry Medical College in Nashville, and a board member of the 100 Black Men of America, the 100 Black Men of Atlanta, serving as its past Chair, the United Negro College Fund, the Metro Atlanta YMCA and the Piedmont Hospital Foundation.

Evan Lindsay

Evan Lindsay

Evan Lindsay leads Evan Lindsay LLC, a professional consultancy specializing in CEO succession, corporate governance consulting, and outside director and top management recruiting. Mr. Lindsay retired at the end of 2013 as Vice Chairman of Heidrick & Struggles based in the Atlanta office after 20 years with this firm. He concentrated his consulting practice on the CEO, general management and board of director functions, and has worked with boards and CEOs on their most challenging leadership issues. He also built and led major insurance industry practices at both Heidrick & Struggles and Spencer Stuart before diversifying into all areas of financial services and related trade associations. Known as a preeminent observer and influencer of the insurance and financial services industries, Mr. Lindsay has been frequently quoted in The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, Best’s Review and the Financial Times.

Renee Glover

Renee L. Glover

Renee Glover is the Founder and Managing Member of The Catalyst Group, LLC, a national consulting firm focused on urban revitalization, real estate development and community building, urban policy, and business transformation. From September 1994 to September 2013, she served as President and Chief Executive Officer of the Atlanta Housing Authority and its affiliates. Since January 2016 Ms. Glover has been a director of Fannie Mae, a leading source of residential mortgage credit in the U.S. secondary market. She also served on the Board of Directors of Habitat for Humanity International from November 2006 to November 2015, and was its Chair from November 2013 to November 2015. Ms. Glover also was a member of the Board of Directors of the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta from January 2009 to December 2014.

Accreditation

 

1 Credit




Question about this Event?

Contact Atlanta Chapter 850 Piedmont Ave. Suite 2510, Atlanta, GA, 30308 phone: 404-697-3483 email: mmadden@nacdatl.org