2023 Events

All meetings begin at 7:30am unless otherwise noted.

Tuesday, January 10

“Implications of the Midterm Elections” with Chris Cox and Rohit Kumar. Led by Bala Iyer via Zoom

Friday, January 27

Quarterly Hybrid Meeting Member Panel “Board Governance” led by Susan Thronson with Dean Yoost and Chris Selecky. Zoom and Deloitte, Costa Mesa. 7:30 a.m. Breakfast, 8:00 a.m. Meeting

Wednesday, February 15

Jared Franz, Economist at The Capital Group, led by David Rosenblum via Zoom

Friday, February 24

“Changes in Executive Compensation” led by Chris Selecky with Rich Herman, Partner at Mercer via Zoom

Friday, March 10

“Shareholder Activism”, led by Bala Iyer with Peter Michelson, currently Head of Activism and Shareholder Advisory at Qatalyst Partners, a top Technology M&A firm via Zoom

Friday, March 31

“Implications of Long COVID” led by Barbara Lubash, with Oved Amitay, President and CEO at SolveME/CFS Initative via Zoom

Friday, April 14 (location TBD)

QUARTERLY HYBRID MEETING MEMBER PANEL “The Great Resignation”, led by Erin Selleck. Location TBD

Friday, May 12

“Governance, Activism and Conflicts of Interest” with Anne Sheehan, led by Mary Curran via Zoom

Friday, June 16

“Risk and Resiliency on the Global Stage” with Reid Sawyer, led by Erin Selleck via Zoom

June (Date TBD)

“Risk Management in Digital Environments” with Brian Barnier and Prachee Kale, led by Ashwin Rangan via Zoom


(no meetings scheduled)


(no meetings scheduled)

Thursday, September 7

(Hybrid): QUARTERLY MEETING “Senior Executive and Board Member Succession Member Panel” led by Susan Thronson with expert Abby Adlerman of Boardspan. Location TBD.

Friday, September 29

 (Virtual): “Risk Management in Digital Environments” led by Ashwin Rangan with Brian Barnier Director/Head of Analytics at ValueBridge Advisors and Prachee Kale, Cybersecurity Entrepreneur

October (Date TBD)

(Virtual): “Directors’ Risk Management”, led by Margie Evashenk and Christine Scheunemann, with speaker TBD

October (Date TBD)

(Virtual): “Technology Developments” with leader and speaker TBD

November (Date TBD)

 (Hybrid): QUARTERLY MEETING “Global Developments and Implications for Boards” led by Jim Bemowski with speaker TBD. Location TBD

November (Date TBD)

(Virtual): “Mergers and Acquisitions” led by Denis Kalscheur with senior attorney TBD

December (Date TBD)

 (Virtual): “CEO Perspectives” with recently retired executives (Jim Morris of Pacific Life)