NACD convenes four distinct Fortune 500 Advisory Councils for chairs of the following committees:
In support of a sustainable and profitable corporate America, the National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD) created the Advisory Council on Risk Oversight in 2012. Since then, this council has brought risk and audit committee chairs from Fortune 500 companies together with investors, regulators, and other stakeholders to explore ways to strengthen corporate governance in general and the work of the risk committee in particular.
PwC and Sidley Austin LLP collaborate with NACD in convening and leading the council.
Meetings and teleconferences are conducted under a modified version of the Chatham House Rule to maintain an environment for candid dialogue. No outside media is present at advisory council meetings. All delegates participate on their own behalf.
There is no cost associated with council participation other than travel expenses.
Conversation is ongoing, punctuated by semi-annual meetings, typically from 8:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m., in Washington, D.C. or New York City. Debrief conference calls for non-attending delegates follow each in-person meeting.
MAUREEN A. BREAKIRON-EVANS
JENNE K. BRITELL
JEFFREY R. BROWN
HERMAN E. BULLS
KATHLEEN B. COOPER
STEVEN G. ELLIOTT
ROBERT C. GREVING
PATRICK W. GROSS
ROBERT K. HERDMAN
MICHAEL W. HEWATT
IRVINE O. HOCKADAY
RENÉE J. HORNBAKER
DONNA A. JAMES
SARA G. LEWIS
MARY PAT MCCARTHY
LESLIE A. MURPHY
BRUCE P. NOLOP
DAVID M. RATCLIFFE
RICHARD W. ROEDEL
CARLOS A. SALADRIGAS
GREGORY C. SMITH
BILLIE I. WILLIAMSON
*This list of recent participants is representative, not comprehensive. Delegates participate on their own behalf, and listed companies correspond to delegates' relevant committee roles, including risk, audit, safety, etc. Council rosters are subject to change.
"The content and pacing kept everyone completely engaged throughout the day. The outside presenters were topical and most informative. The quality of the director participants was absolutely first rate. It is so much more productive to participate in a program with experienced directors."
-Roger Vincent, Audit Committee Chair, UGI Corp.
NACD believes that the dialogue facilitated by the four advisory councils is vital to advancing the shared, overarching goal of all boards, investors, and regulators: a sustainable, profitable, and thriving corporate America.
For more information, or to inquire about an invitation, contact: