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NACD Global Board Leaders' Summit: Key Takeaways for Directors

October 17, 2017
Atlanta, GA

Member Price: Complimentary



A group of NACD Atlanta board members will lead this discussion. NACD Global Board Leaders' Summit attendees and non-attendees are encouraged to attend.

Location and Time


The Buckhead Club
3344 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 2600
Atlanta, GA 30326

7:00 - 7:30 AM Registration and Breakfast

7:30 - 9:00 AM Program and Q&A

Speaker Spotlight


Jim Boone

Board Member and Advisor with a proven track record in delivering tangible results by functioning as a change agent and strategic sounding board to Senior Management. Highly skilled at streamlining operations, maximizing profits, attracting and retaining top talent, primarily for fiscally strong or underachieving companies. Extensive experience in growing both Multinational and Entrepreneurial technology, service, and human capital-intensive businesses. Specialties: CEO, Advisor, Board Member, Executive Search, Change Management, Talent Development, Multinational Leadership Development, P&L Management, and Turnarounds.

Kimberly Simpson

As the organization's first Regional Director, providing strategic support for chapter organizations located in Washington, D.C. (Capital Area), Charlotte (Carolinas), Raleigh/Durham (Research Triangle), Atlanta, Dallas/Ft. Worth (North Texas), and Florida to assist in the advancement of world-class NACD programming and networking opportunities for NACD members. Headquartered in Washington, D.C., the National Association of Corporate Directors helps more than 17,000 directors lead with confidence. As the recognized authority on leading boardroom practices, NACD aspires to a world where businesses are sustainable, profitable, and respected, and where stakeholders trust directors to develop strategies that create long-term value and provide effective oversight.

Mario Concha

Mr. Concha has over 40 years’ experience as a hands-on corporate executive. He has first-hand industry knowledge, gained from senior executive positions in various industries, including chemicals, plastics, forest products, metals and mining. In addition to manufacturing operations, he has had extensive involvement in marketing, sales and finance. Mr. Concha also has corporate governance experience, having served on both public and private company boards.

Renee 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.



Question about this Event?

Contact NACD Atlanta Chapter 7742 Spalding Drive, #209, Norcross, GA, 30092 phone: 678-395-3618 email: