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NACD Directorship magazine each year 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. Click here to learn more about each honor.

This list is not intended to encompass all the career accomplishments of the Directorship 100 but rather to highlight noteworthy positions. More extensive profiles will be published in the November/December issue of NACD Directorship magazine.

Honorees and award winners will be celebrated at the NACD Directorship 100 Gala in New York City on November 29.

 

2016 Honorees

NACD B. Kenneth West Lifetime Achievement Award

Richard W. Roedel

IHS Markit
LSB Industries
Luna Innovations
Six Flags Entertainment
Richard W. Roedel

NACD Director of the Year

Donald E. Felsinger

Donald E. Felsinger

Archer Daniels Midland
Gannett
Northrop Grumman

NACD Directorship 100: Hall of Fame

Marian L. Heard

Marian L. Heard

Former director: Biosphere Medical, CVS/Caremark, Liberty Mutual, Blue Cross/Blue Shield of Massachusetts, Sovereign Bancorp
John A. Krol

John A. Krol

Former director: Armstrong World Industries, Chubb, Delphi Automotive, DuPont, J.P. Morgan, MeadWestvaco, Tyco

NACD Directorship 100: Directors

Please note: This list is intended to cite notable and current directorships.

Directorship 100: Directors and Executives
Raul Alvarez
Dunkin Brands Group
Eli Lily
Lowe's
Realogy Holdings
Ann Torre Bates
Ares Capital
Navient
United Natural Foods
Karen A. Smith Bogart
Mohawk Industries
Monolithic Power Systems
Crandall C. Bowles
Deere
JPMorgan Chase
Archie L. Bransford
State Bank Financial
Beverley Anne Briscoe
Goldcorp
Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers
Daniel W. Christman
Entegris
Teradyne
Mary Ann Deacon
Lakeland Bancorp
Bruce C. Edwards
Lantronix
Semtech
Jamie S. Gorelick
Amazon.com
Verisign
John L. Hennessy
Alphabet
Cisco Systems
Robert H. Hotz
Universal Health Services
Beatriz V. Infante
Liquidity Services
Sonus Networks
Susan J. Kropf
Avon Products
Coach
Kroger
Sherwin-Williams
Alan B. Levine
Dynasil Corp. of America
RBC Bearings
William A. Owens
CenturyLink
Wipro
Gilles C. Pelisson
Accenture
T.F.1
Sun Resorts
Steven A. Raymund
Jabil Circuit
Tech Data
Wesco International
Deborah D. Rieman
Corning
Neustar
Ronald A. Rittenmeyer
American International Group
Quintiles IMS Holdings
Tenet Healthcare
Stephen K. Roddenberry
World Fuel Services
Steven R. Rogel
Union Pacific
Edward B. Rust
Caterpillar
Helmerich & Payne
S&P Global
Carlos A. Saladrigas
Duke Energy
Philip G. Satre
International Game Technology
Nordstrom
Mary L. Schapiro
General Electric
London Stock Exchange Group
Samuel C. Scott
Abbott Laboratories
The Bank of New York Mellon
Motorola Solutions
Stephanie M. Shern
Abercrombie & Fitch
Ahold
GameStop
Kenton J. Sicchitano
Analog Devices
MetLife
PerkinElmer
Robert C. Sledd
Owens & Minor
Pool
Universal
Gregory C. Smith
Lear
Gregory M. E. Spierkel
MGM Resorts International
PACCAR
Schneider Electric
Robert W. Stein
Assurant
Aviva
Resolution Life
Stephen D. Steinour
Exelon
Huntington Bancshares
L Brands
Carol M. Stephenson
Ballard Power Systems
General Motors
Intact Financial
Manitoba Telecom Services
Janice D. Stoney
Williams Companies
Jack T. Taylor
Genesis Energy
Murphy USA
Sempra Energy
Lizanne Thomas
Atlantic Capital Bancshares
Krispy Kreme Doughnuts
Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen
Les C. Vinney
Campbell Soup
Patterson Companies
Paul S. Walsh
Avanti Communications Group
Compass Group
FedEx
HSBC Holdings
Andrea M. Weiss
Chico's FAS
Cracker Barrel Old Country Store
Nutrisystem
Gail R. Wilensky
Quest Diagnostics
UnitedHealth Group
Ronald A. Williams
American Express
Boeing
Envision Healthcare Holdings
Johnson & Johnson
Billie I. Williamson
CSRA
Janus Capital Group
Pentair
Gayle Edlund Wilson
Gilead Sciences
John K. Wulff
Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings
Celanese
Chemtura
Charles A. Yamarone
El Paso Electric
John J. Zillmer
Ecolab
Performance Food Group
Reynolds American
Veritiv

NACD Directorship 100: Governance Professionals and Institutions

Directorship 100: Governance Professionals and Institutions
Joseph M. Adams
Managing Partner and CEO
RSM US LLP
Charles M. Allen
Co-chair, Crowe Horwath International
Crowe Horwath LLP
Irving S. Becker
North America Leader, Executive Pay and Governance Practice
Korn Ferry Hay Group
Wayne Berson
CEO and Chair, Global Board of Directors
BDO USA LLP
Kenneth A. Bertsch
Executive Director
The Council of Institutional Investors
Glenn H. Booraem
Principal and Fund Treasurer
Vanguard
Andre G. Bouchard
Chancellor
Delaware Court of Chancery
Brian V. Breheny
Partner
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP and Affiliates
Catherine L. Bromilow
Partner, Governance Insights Center
PwC
Maureen P. Bujno
Director, Center for Board Effectiveness
Deloitte LLP
Richard F. Chambers
President and CEO
The Institute of Internal Auditors
Anne Chapman
Vice President, Fund Business Management
Capital Group
David Chun
Founder and CEO
Equilar
Larry Clinton
President and CEO
Internet Security Alliance
Michael R. Cote
President, CEO, and Director
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 LLP
James W. DeLoach
Managing Director
Protiviti
Richard N. Dean
Partner, U.S. FCPA Practice Focus
Baker & McKenzie LLP
Phyllis Deiso
Partner and National SEC Practice Leader
RSM US LLP
Lynne M. Doughtie
U.S. Chair and CEO
KPMG LLP
John P. Drzik
President, Global Risk and Specialties, and Chair, Global Risk Center
Marsh, a Marsh & McLennan Company
Theodore L. Dysart
Vice Chair, and Leader, Global Board of Directors Practice
Heidrick & Struggles
Michelle Edkins
Managing Director and Global Head of Corporate Governance and Responsible Investment
BlackRock
John M. Engler
President
Business Roundtable
Steven Epstein
Partner and Co-Head, Mergers and Acquisitions Practice
Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP
Thomas Farley
NYSE Group President
NYSE OMX
Robin A. Ferracone
Founder and CEO
Farient Advisors LLC
R. David Fitt
Partner
Pay Governance LLC
Cynthia M. Fornelli
Executive Director
Center for Audit Quality
Abe M. Friedman
Founder and Managing Partner
CamberView
Dennis J. Friedman
Partner and Leader, Mergers and Acquisitions Practice
Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP
Deborah Gillis
President and CEO
Catalyst
Sam Glasscock
Vice Chancellor
Delaware Court of Chancery
Holly J. Gregory
Partner and Co-leader, Global Corporate Governance and Executive Compensation Practice
Sidley Austin LLP
Robert Greifeld
CEO and Principal Executive Officer
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 Managing Director, Board Leadership Services
Korn Ferry Hay Group
Dayna L. Harris
Vice President
Farient Advisors LLC
Randy J. Holland
Associate Justice
Delaware Supreme Court
Stephen R. Howe
U.S. Chairman and Managing Partner Americas Managing Partner
Ernst & Young LLP
Blair R. Jones
Managing Director
Semler Brossy Consulting Group LLC
Ira T. Kay
Managing Partner
Pay Governance LLC
T. Mark Kelly
Chair
Vinson & Elkins LLP
Thomas J. Kim
Partner
Sidley Austin LLP
David H. Kistenbroker
Co-Leader, White Collar and Securities Litigation Practice
Dechert LLP
Jannice L. Koors
Managing Director, Chicago Office Director
Pearl Meyer
Rakhi Kumar
Managing Director and Head of Corporate Governance
State Street Global Advisors
Daniel Laddin
Founding Partner
Compensation Advisory Partners LLC
J. Travis Laster
Vice Chancellor
Delaware Court of Chancery
Matthew S. Loeb
CEO
ISACA
Paula Loop
Leader, Governance Insights Center
PwC
Jon Lukomnik
Executive Director
Investor Responsibility Research Center
Mark Lundvall
Vice President, Investment Proxy Research
Fidelity Investments
Stephen P. Mader
Vice Chair and Managing Director, Board and CEO Services
Korn Ferry Hay Group
Stephan J. Mallenbaum
Practice Leader, U.S. Corporate Practice
Dentons
Scott M. Marcello
U.S. Vice Chair, Audit
KPMG LLP
J. Michael McGuire
CEO
Grant Thornton LLP
Joan E. Meyer
Chair, North America Compliance, Investigations, and Government Enforcement Practice Group
Baker & McKenzie LLP
Robert E. Moritz
Global Chair
PwC International Ltd.
John W. Noble
Vice Chancellor
Delaware Court of Chancery
Jack "Rusty" O'Kelley
Managing Director, Leader, Board Consulting and Evaluation Practice
Russell Reynolds Associates
Rose Marie Orens
Senior Partner
Compensation Advisory Partners LLC
Donald F. Parsons
Vice Chancellor
Delaware Court of Chancery
Gregg H. Passin
Senior Partner and North America Executive Awards Practice Leader
Mercer, a Marsh & McLennan Company
Michael S. Piwowar
Commissioner
Securities and Exchange Commission
Michael J. Powers
Managing Partner
Meridian Compensation Partners LLC
Veta T. Richardson
President and CEO
Association of Corporate Counsel
Steven G. Scheinfeld
Global Chair, Corporate Practice
Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP
Collins J. Seitz
Associate Justice
Delaware Supreme Court
Anne Sheehan
Director of Corporate Governance
CalSTRS
Anne M. Simpson
Investment Director, Sustainability
CalPERS
Michael W. Smith
Chief Transformation Officer
AIG
Kara M. Stein
Commissioner
Securities and Exchange Commission
Leo E. Strine
Chief Justice
Delaware Supreme Court
Scott M. Stringer
New York City Comptroller
New York City Public Pension Funds
Darla C. Stuckey
President and CEO
Society for Corporate Governance
David N. Swinford
President and CEO
Pearl Meyer
Karen L. Valihura
Associate Justice
Delaware Supreme Court
Kim A. Van Der Zon
Partner; Head, Global Board Practice
Egon Zehnder
Bruce G. Vanyo
Co-head, Securities Litigation and Enforcement Practice
Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
James T. Vaughn
Associate Justice
Delaware Supreme Court
Charles Weinstein
CEO
EisnerAmper
Dennis T. Whalen
Leader, KPMG Board Leadership Center
KPMG LLP
Mary Jo White
Chair
Securities and Exchange Commission
Alex Wittenberg
Executive Director, Global Risk Center
Marsh & McLennan Companies
James K. Wolf
Managing Partner
Meridian Compensation Partners LLC
Ann Yerger
Executive Director, Center for Board Matters
Ernst & Young (EY)

Note: Company affiliations are listed as of July 1, 2016

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