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"We appreciate the work NACD does to compile and present various points of view on issues."
Janet Carig General Counsel ConocoPhilllips
"NACD helps people like me learn how to ask the right questions."
Gregg Dedrick Director Denny's Corp.
"NACD has been invaluable in providing educational opportunties."
Deborah Kelly Director Perdue Farms
"NACD helps you build confidence in the areas of expertise you bring to the board."
Tom Waechter Director Netgear Inc.
"NACD allows us to have more robust and higher level conversations about key issues."
Jon Olson Senior Vice President & General Counsel Blackbaud Inc.
"Great resources for thinking about the future of the board, and where you can make a difference."
Renée Hornbaker Director Eastman Chemical Co.
"Anyone regardless of his or her level can gain tremendous insights on the latest trends in board governance."
Michael Montelongo Director Larry H. Miller Management Corp.
"The NACD network has tentacles everywhere."
Linda Moore General Counsel Marrone Bio Innovations Inc.
"Knowing what other experts think—I personally find that information invaluable."
Jeanna Cullins Governance Committee Chair Hershey Entertainment & Resorts Co.
"NACD helps keep me current—the world changes so fast, you have to know what is going on."
Steve Albrecht Audit Committee Chair Red Hat Inc.
"Having access to diversity of perspective, thought, and experience is incredibly valuable."
Jackie Rice Director ADTRAN Inc.
"Professionalism has grown tremendously and the board has improved greatly."
Brad Feldmann Director Cubic Corp.
"Staying abreast of the issues that directors are dealing with—NACD is by far an excellent source."
Patricia Bedient Lead Independent Director Alaska Air Group
"Being a member of NACD does add value to the boardroom."
Gary King Director Parker Drilling
"Helped us grasp the most important types of issues, particularly the difficult discussions that arise."
Evelyn Lewis Governance Committee Chair National Children’s Center