Leading Minds of Governance: Resilience & Reframing the Future Hero

Leading Minds of Governance: Resilience & Reframing the Future Hero

2020-11-17 13:00 - 2020-11-17 14:45



Profile - Orlando Ashford Orlando Ashford - No Company Information Orlando Ashford most recently served as president of Holland America Line. Previously, Ashford was president of the Talent Business Segment for Mercer. Earlier, he served as senior vice president, chief human resources and communications officer, of Mercer's parent company, Marsh & McLennan Companies. Ashford chairs the compensation committee of ITT Inc. and also serves on the boards of Hershey Entertainment & Resorts Co., the Seattle Chapter of the Positive Coaching Alliance, Virginia Mason Medical Center, and Year Up. Ashford received the 2019 Executive Excellence Award from Seattle Business Magazine and was named to the 2017 list of the Most Powerful Executives in Corporate America by Black Enterprise magazine. He was named to the NACD Directorship 100 in 2013 and 2014, and since 2012 has been named to Savoy Magazine’s list of Top 100 Most Influential Blacks in Corporate America.
Profile - Robin Ferracone Robin Ferracone Chief Executive Officer and Founder Farient Advisors LLC Robin A. Ferracone is founder and CEO of Farient Advisors, an executive-compensation-consulting firm. She is the author of the book Fair Pay, Fair Play: Aligning Executive Performance and Pay (Jossey Bass) and writes a monthly blog for Forbes.com on Leadership entitled, Executive Pay Watch. She is a member of the board of directors of the pet insurance company Trupanion Inc., and serves on the boards of Oaktree Capital mutual funds and WildAid, a global not for profit dedicated to persuading consumers to stop buying illicit products like ivory, rhino horn and shark fin soup. Ferracone's significant contributions in the field of corporate governance have been recognized by her inclusion multiple times on the NACD Directorship 100 list of highly-influential people in the boardroom.
Profile - Warren de Wied Warren de Wied Partner Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP Bio Coming Soon.
Profile - John Rodi John Rodi Partner KPMG LLC John H. Rodi is the audit partner in charge of KPMG’s Chicago Metro Business Unit. He has more than 25 years of experience with KPMG, primarily serving publicly traded financial services clients, and specializing in banking, investment banking, and asset management. In addition, Rodi is the leader of KPMG’s Audit Committee Institute (ACI), which is part of the KPMG Board Leadership Center. Focusing on the audit committee and the director community more broadly, ACI engages with directors to help articulate their challenges and promote continuous improvement. Prior to joining KPMG in Chicago, Rodi worked in KPMG’s New York and London offices, and also completed a rotation in KPMG’s National Office. He sits on the board of directors of the Lincoln Park Zoo (where he serves on the finance committee and the executive committee) and of Junior Achievement of Chicago (where he serves on the audit committee).