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The Path to Leadership on the Board of Directors

Event Details

Thu, February 21, 2019
07:00PM - 09:00PM
Dechert LLP
1095 6th Ave, New York NY 10036
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Ms. Shayla Smith

Both corporate and nonprofit boards are a great way to gain leadership experience, network and enhance your career. This panel of distinguished alumni will explore their journey to joining nonprofit and corporate boards, the roles and responsibilities of a board member and how to position yourself for successful board membership. Reception and networking to follow.


Lloyd Metz, ICV Partners, Trustee of the Brooklyn Botanic Garden and Stanford Trustee (2013-2018)

Mike Smith, Founder Michael Smith Media, Former Board Member and Head of the Audit Committee for Food Bank for New York City

Leslie Talbot, Founder Talbot Consulting, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry, and Stanford Associate

The panel will be moderated by Sylvester Gbewonyo Jr., Managing Partner at PESWA Capital, Vice President of the St. Albans Lions Club and Director on the Board of Noble Capital Fund.

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