2017 Honorees

2017 Honorees

Jerre L. Stead

NACD B. Kenneth West
Lifetime Achievement Award

Current Director: IHS Markit; Former Director: American Precision Industries, Armstrong Holdings, BrightPoint, Conexant Systems, IGO, Ingram Micro, Mindspeed Technologies, Thomas & Betts, Weyerhaeuser Former Director: American Precision Industries, Armstrong Holdings, BrightPoint, Conexant Systems, IGO, Ingram Micro, Mindspeed Technologies, Thomas & Betts, Weyerhaeuser

The 2017 NACD Directorship 100 Honorees

Each year, NACD identifies the most influential people in the boardroom community, including directors, corporate governance experts, regulators, and advisors. Promoting continued economic growth remains a priority for policy makers and directors alike. Therefore, our NACD Directorship 100 recognizes those who participate in actual board work who influence how that work is done.

This list is not intended to encompass all the career accomplishments of the Directorship 100 but rather to highlight public, private, and not-for-profit company directorships and primary positions. More extensive profiles appear in the November/December 2017 issue of NACD Directorship magazine.

NACD Directorship 100: Directors

Charles E. Adair

Rayonier Advanced Materials

Tech Data

Torchmark

Brian P Anderson

James Hardie Industries

PulteGroup

Stericycle

W. W. Grainger

Jan May Babiak

Bank of Montreal

Walgreens Boots Alliance

Carin Marcy Barth

Black Stone Minerals

Enterprise Products Partners

Group 1 Automotive

John F. Bergstrom

Advance Auto Parts

Associated Banc-Corp

Kimberly-Clark

WEC Energy Group

Jean M. Birch

Papa Murphy's

Colleen Birdnow Brown

TrueBlue

Donna M. Boles

CST Brands

Maureen A. Breakiron-Evans

Ally Financial

Cognizant Technology Solutions

Cubic

Herman E. Bulls

Comfort Systems USA

Stephanie A. Burns

Corning

HP

Kellogg

Irene Chang Britt

Dunkin Brands

Tailored Brands

TerraVia

Vernon E. Clark

Raytheon

Judith B. Craven

Luby's

Sysco

Yvonne M. Curl

HealthSouth

Nationwide Mutual Insurance

Gary T. DiCamillo

Global Partner Acquisition

Whirlpool

Connie Kadrovach Duckworth

Steelcase

Steven Graham Elliott

AllianceBernstein

Huntington Bancshares

PPL

Joseph B. Fuller

PVH

Pamela H. Godwin

Unum

Allan C. Golston

Harley-Davidson

Stryker

Robert C. Greving

CNO Financial

Sara Grootwassink Lewis

PS Business Parks

Sun Life Financial

Weyerhaeuser

James M. Guyette

Priceline

PrivateBancorp

Tyler E Jacks

Amgen

Thermo Fisher Scientific

Cynthia Todd Jamison

Big Lots

Darden Restaurants

Office Depot

Tractor Supply

Julia L. Johnson

American Water Works

FirstEnergy

MasTec

NorthWestern

James C. Lam

E*TRADE Financial

Brenda Joyce Lauderback

Denny's

Select Comfort

Wolverine Worldwide

Lester L. Lyles

General Dynamics

KBR

Maya Makanjee

Mpact

Tiger Brands

Ellen Ruth Marram

Eli Lilly

Ford Motor

Joe C. McKinney

Broadway Bank

Luby's

New York REIT

Roberto Gonzales Mendoza

ManpowerGroup

Quinpario Acquisition

Western Union

Nana Mensah

Darden Restaurants

Reynolds American

Linda Anne Mills

AIG

Navient

Pattye L. Moore

One Gas

ONEOK

Red Robin Gourmet Burgers

Michael Glenn Mullen

Discovery Air

General Motors

Sprint

Dean C. Oestreich

Alliant Energy

Pamela D. Reeve

American Tower

Frontier Communications

Sonus Networks

Arthur Frederick Ryan

Citizens Financial

Regeneron Pharmaceuticals

Lynn A. Schenk

Biogen

Sempra Energy

Neal B Shapiro

Tegna

Laurie A. Siegel

CenturyLink

FactSet Research Systems

Volt Information Sciences

Jim T. Thompson

Hawkins

Sims Metal Management

Susan Lynne Wagner

Apple

BlackRock

Swiss Re

Wendy Anne Watson

Citizens Financial

Wendell P. Weeks

Amazon.com

Corning

Merck

Barbara A. Yastine

First Data

Primerica

Zions Bancorporation

Edward John Zore

ManpowerGroup

RenaissanceRe

NACD Directorship 100: Governance Professionals and Institutions

Joe M. Adams

Managing Partner and CEO

RSM

Michael J. Aiello

Chairman, Corporate Department

Weil, Gotshal & Manges

Irving S. Becker

Vice Chairman, Executive Pay and Governance Practice

Korn Ferry Hay Group

Wayne Berson

CEO and Chair, Global Board of Directors

BDO USA

Glenn H. Booraem

Investment Stewardship Officer

Vanguard

Andre Charles Bouchard

Chancellor

Delaware Court of Chancery

Brian V. Breheny

Partner

Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom

Catherine L. Bromilow

Partner, Governance Insights Center

PwC

Maureen Bujno

Managing Director, Center for Board Effectiveness

Deloitte

David Chun

Founder and CEO

Equilar

Jay Clayton

Chair

U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission

Eileen R. Cohen

Managing Director

JPMorgan Asset & Wealth Management

Michael Cote

President and CEO

SecureWorks

Richard J. Daly

President and CEO

Broadridge Financial Solutions

Julie Hembrock Daum

Leader, North American Board Practice

Spencer Stuart

Deborah L. DeHaas

Chief Inclusion Officer, National Managing Partner, and Vice Chair, Center for Board Effectiveness

Deloitte

Phyllis Deiso

Partner and National SEC Practice Leader

RSM

James W. DeLoach

Managing Director

Protiviti

Lynne M. Doughtie

U.S. Chair and CEO

KPMG LLP

John Drzik

President, Global Risk and Specialties, Marsh LLC Chair, Global Risk Center

Marsh & McLennan Companies

Theodore L. Dysart

Vice Chairman, Global CEO & Board Practice

Heidrick & Struggles

Michelle Edkins

Managing Director and Global Head of Investment Stewardship

BlackRock

Margaret M. Engel

Founding Partner

Compensation Advisory Partners

Steven Epstein

Corporate Partner and Co-head, Mergers and Acquisitions Practice

Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson

Thomas W. Farley

NYSE Group President

NYSE

Robin Ann Ferracone

Founder and CEO

Farient Advisors

Laurence Douglas Fink

Chairman and CEO

BlackRock

R. David Fitt

Partner

Pay Governance

Cynthia M. Fornelli

Executive Director

Center for Audit Quality

Abe Marvin Friedman

Founder and Managing Partner

CamberView Partners

Adena T. Friedman

President and CEO

Nasdaq

Samuel Glasscock

Vice Chancellor

Delaware Court of Chancery

Holly J. Gregory

Partner and Co-leader, Global Corporate Governance and Executive Compensation Practice

Sidley Austin

Robert Greifeld

Chairman

Nasdaq

Bonnie W. Gwin

Vice Chair and Co-Managing Partner, Global CEO and Board Practice

Heidrick & Struggles

Steven E. Hall

Founding Partner and Managing Director

Steven Hall & Partners

Robert E. Hallagan

Vice Chair and Co-Managing Director, Board Leadership Services

Korn Ferry

Dayna Harris

Partner

Farient Advisors

Eric P. Hosken

Partner

Compensation Advisory Partners

Stephen R. Howe

Managing Partner, Americas Area

EY

Blair R. Jones

Managing Director

Semler Brossy Consulting Group

Ira T. Kay

Managing Partner

Pay Governance

T. Mark Kelly

Chair

Vinson & Elkins

Thomas J. Kim

Partner

Sidley Austin

David H. Kistenbroker

Co-leader, White Collar and Securities Litigation Practice

Dechert

Jannice L. Koors

Managing Director, Chicago Office Director

Pearl Meyer

Rakhi Kumar

Managing Director, Head of ESG Investments and Asset Stewardship

State Street Global Advisors

J. Travis Travis Laster

Vice Chancellor

Delaware Court of Chancery

Paula Loop

Leader, Governance Insights Center

PwC

Joann S. Lublin

Management News Editor

The Wall Street Journal

Mark Lundvall

Vice President, Investment Proxy Research

Fidelity Investments

J. Michael Michael McGuire

CEO

Grant Thornton

F. William McNabb

Chairman and CEO

Vanguard

Joan E. Meyer

Partner and Practice Group Chair, North America Compliance, Investigations, and Government Enforcement

Baker McKenzie

Tamika Montgomery-Reeves

Vice Chancellor

Delaware Court of Chancery

Megan Murphy

Editor

Bloomberg Businessweek

Alan Murray

Chief Content Officer and Editor in Chief

Time Inc., Fortune Magazine

Justus John O'Brien

Co-leader, Board & CEO Advisory Group

Russell Reynolds Associates

Gregg H. Passin

Senior Partner and U.S. Executive Awards Practice Leader

Mercer, a Marsh & McLennan Company

Michael S. Piwowar

Commissioner

U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission

James L. Powers

CEO

Crowe Horwath

Michael Powers

Managing Partner

Meridian Compensation Partners

Jose Ramon R. Rodriguez

Partner in Charge & Executive Director, Audit Committee Institute

KPMG LLP

Tim Ryan

Senior Partner and Chairman, PwC US

PwC

Steven G. Scheinfeld

Partner and Global Chair, Corporate Practice

Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson

Collins J. Seitz

Justice

Delaware Supreme Court

Anne Sheehan

Director, Corporate Governance

CalSTRS

Anne Margaret Simpson

Investment Director, Sustainability

CalPERS

Carol Singleton Slade

Leader, Global Energy and U.S. Board Practices

Egon Zehnder

Joseph R. Slights

Vice Chancellor

Delaware Court of Chancery

Andrew Ross Sorkin

DealBook Founder and Editor

The New York Times

Kara M. Stein

Commissioner

U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission

Jane Stevenson

Vice Chair and Managing Director, Board and CEO Services

Korn Ferry

Leo E. Strine

Chief Justice

Delaware Supreme Court

David N. Swinford

President and CEO

Pearl Meyer

Joseph A. Tarantino

President and CEO

Protiviti

Anthony Tatulli

Global Head of Financial Lines

AIG

Karen Karen Valihura

Justice

Delaware Supreme Court

Kimberley A. Van Der Zon

Partner; Head, Global Board Practice

Egon Zehnder

Bruce G. Vanyo

Partner and Co-head, Securities Litigation and Enforcement Practice

Katten Muchin Rosenman

James Vaughn

Justice

Delaware Supreme Court

Charles Weinstein

CEO

EisnerAmper

Dennis T. Whalen

Leader, Board Leadership Center

KPMG LLP

Alex P. Wittenberg

Executive Director, Global Risk Center

Marsh & McLennan Companies

James K. Wolf

Managing Partner

Meridian Compensation Partners

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