Detroit Chapter Meeting: Board Refreshment: Strategies, Hot Topics for 2018 and Lessons Learned

When:  Sep 19, 2017 from 4:00 PM to 5:30 PM (CT)

The Detroit Chapter of the Society for Corporate Governance invites directors, in-house counsel, corporate secretaries, investor relations personnel and other governance professionals to attend a session on:

Board Refreshment: Strategies, Hot Topics for 2018 and Lessons Learned

Tuesday, September 19, 2017
Panel Discussion: 4:00 - 5:30 p.m.

The following topics will be discussed:

  • Why refreshment for public companies has become a front and center topic
  • Strategies and policies that guide boards in setting refreshment goals
  • Board diversity initiatives and refreshment
  • What are investors looking for in board refreshment and how are they voting
  • The best ways to communicate to investors alignment of director skill-sets with the business strategy

Panelists include:

  • Nancy Giola, Former Ford Motor Company Director of Global Electrification and currently serving as independent Director at Excelon, Meggitt plc, and Brady Corporation
  • La June Montgomery Tabron, President and CEO of the W.K. Kellogg Foundation and Director at Kellogg Company
  • Ryan Droze, Corporate Governance Analyst, UAW Retiree Medical Benefits Trust and coordinator of the Midwest Diversity Investor Initiative
  • Moderator: Laurene Horiszny, Chief Compliance Officer, BorgWarner Inc.

Dykema Law Office
39577 Woodward Ave., Third Floor 
Bloomfield Hills, MI

There is no cost to attend, but preregistration is encouraged to ensure availability.


Dykema Law Office
39577 Woodward Ave
Third Floor
Bloomfield Hills, 48304


Meredith Miller
734 887 4964