NACD - National Association of Corporate Directors

Reatha Clark King

Reatha Clark King, PhD, is chair of NACD and a member of the board of overseers of the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award program. She is a former board member of Allina Health System, ExxonMobil Corp., H.B. Fuller Co., Lenox Group, Minnesota Mutual Co., Wells Fargo Corp., and many nonprofit boards.

Entries by Reatha Clark King

A Call for Greater Board Leadership Amid Shareholder Activism

November 24, 2015

NACD chair Reatha Clark King urges directors to re-examine their roles in light of monumental shifts in the business environment.


An Imperative for Board Leadership

February 2, 2015

The new year presents greater challenges for corporate governance, which is why the need for discerning and well-informed board leaders is more urgent than ever. NACD Chair Reatha Clark King outlines the obstacles ahead and how directors can turn those challenges into opportunities.


Primed for a Future of Exemplary Board Leadership

January 13, 2014

Triple aims for board governance: board effectiveness, sustainable corporate success, and public trust.