NACD Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Winners

NACD Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Winners

2021 NACD Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion Award finalists and winners will be announced this fall.


2020 NACD NXT®

The NACD NXT Awards applaud boards for their excellence in utilizing board diversity and innovation as a strategy for building long-term value for their companies.

The 2020 NACD NXT winners were chosen by an independent, three-member selection committee of corporate directors and announced during the Virtual NACD Summit 2020 on October 13, 2020. The three overall winners include: 

The Board of Pensions of the Presbyterian Church

Canada Pension Plan Investment Board

Sempra Energy

View acceptance speeches delivered by the 2020 winners:

The 2020 NACD NXT runners up.


 2019 Award Winners

Large-Cap:   General Mills

Mid-Cap:      Ryder

Small-Cap:   Amalgamated Bank

Private:        GuideWell Mutual Holding

Nonprofit:    Novant Health


 2018 Award Winners

Large-Cap:   Newmont Mining

Mid-Cap:      Foot Locker

Small-Cap:   TrueBlue

Private:         Liberty Mutual Insurance


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