2003 The George Washington University Doctor of Education - Graduate School of Organizational and Human Development Executive Leadership Program in Human Resource Development
1993 Central Michigan University, Mount Pleasant, MI - Master of Administration
1983 Alverno College, Milwaukee, WI - Bachelor of Arts Business Management / Professional Communication (dual major)
1987 Certified Financial Manager (CFM) Ronald T. Regan School for Advanced Financial Management New York, New York Courses: Applied Economics, Communications, Elements of Financial Planning, Marketing, The Investor’s Taxes/Business and Exempt Organizations, Trusts, Estates and Gifts, The Investor’s Taxes/Individual Taxes and Tax-Advantaged Investments
CORPORATE BOARD SERVICE LCEC Since 1994 Member Board of Trustees energy cooperative - $400.0 million annual revenues Member of the Audit Committee. Annual Report website: https://www.lcec.net/pdf/2013-LCEC-AR.pdf
FIVE STAR, South Carolina 2009-2010 Board Chair. Start-up venture capital project.
GlassCan CORPORATION, Houston, TX. 2008-2009 Board Chair. Privately held glass tempering firm integrated into an existing privately held glass manufacturing firm.
HEALTHY START COALITION OF SOUTHWEST FLORIDA, INC. 1994-1996 Board President during turn-around and Member of the Audit Committee Corporate Website: http://www.healthystartswfl.com/
Executive Director, Institute for Responsible Corporate Governance 2004 to 2011 Designed and implemented series of educational programs for corporate directors/C-suite executives
Sample of program speaker below:
Kayla Gillan Senior Advisor to the Chairman of the Securities & Exchange Commission TITLE: The Controversy Over the SEC’s Pending Governance Proposals, Notably Proxy Access
David Hirschmann Senior VP of the US Chamber of Commerce TITLE: A Washington Insider’s Look at How Current Legislative and Regulatory Developments Will Impact Corporate Governance
Jim Johnson Vice Chairman of Perseus and Former Vice Chair & CEO of Fannie Mae, Director of United Health Group, Director of Target Corporation. TITLE: How the World Has Changed: A Veteran Director’s View of What Constitutes Responsible Corporate Governance Today
E. Norman Veasey Former Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Delaware and Senior Partner of Weil, Gotshal and Manges. TITLE: Has Corporate Governance Been Federalized? What Role is Left for the States?
Timothy R. Baer Executive VP Corporate Secretary & General Counsel of Target Corporation Philip Garon Senior Partner of Faegre & Benson Law Firm James Melican Chairman of Proxy Governance, Inc. TITLE: Anatomy of a Proxy Contest: How the Battle is Waged
David Hirschmann - Senior Vice President of the US Chamber of Commerce. TITLE: A Washington Insider’s Look at How Current Legislative and Regulatory Developments Will Impact Corporate Governance