Steering Committee

For Directors, By Directors

NACD’s director education offerings have always been, “for directors, by directors.” Certification is no exception. NACD Directorship Certification™—from the program content to the exam questions—has been informed by more than 2,000 board members. The NACD Directorship Certification Steering Committee, however, has provided guidance and direction for the overall initiative from the very beginning. It includes highly experienced corporate directors and corporate governance practitioners:

  • Dennis Beresford, Former Chair of the Financial Accounting Standards Board; Former Director, Fannie Mae, Kimberly-Clark, and Legg Mason

  • Michele Hooper, Director, PPG Industries, United Continental Holdings, and UnitedHealth Group

  • Glenn Hubbard, Director, Automated Data Processing, MetLife, BlackRock Closed-End Funds; Dean of Columbia Business School

  • Simon Lorne, Director, Teledyne Technologies; Vice Chair and Chief Legal Officer, Millennium Management; Former General Counsel, US Securities and Exchange Commission

  • Bill McNabb, Former Board Chair and CEO, Vanguard; Director of UnitedHealth Group; Executive in Residence at the Raj & Kamla Gupta Governance Institute, LeBow College of Business

  • Myron Steele, Former Chief Justice of the Delaware Supreme Court; Partner, Potter Anderson & Corroon LLP

  • Dona Young, Lead Director, Foot Locker; Member of the Supervisory Board, Aegon NV; Director, NACD