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AEN / Bolster Event: What to expect in the boardroom - Shared screen with speaker view
Cathy Hawley
16:35
Welcome! I’m Cathy from Bolster and I’m in Niwot, Colorado.
Cathy Hawley
16:48
Please introduce yourself!
SHREERAM DEVRE
17:15
Shreeram Devre from West Orange, NJ
Charlotte Min-Harris
17:21
Charlotte Min-Harris, COO, Nurse-Family Partnership National Service Office, Denver, CO
Michelle Nasir
17:23
Hi! I'm Michelle Nasir. I'm in New York and am at Arsenal Capital.
Rob Ohno
17:25
Rob Ohno from the PGA TOUR in Ponte Vedra Beach, FL
Anna Catalano
17:27
Anna Catalano, thrilled to be here! I’m based in Houston, TX. and also Chicago (only in the summer!!)
Abha Kumar
17:32
Abha Kumar from West Chester, PA
Sophal Ear
17:37
Hi everyone, Sophal Ear, in Los Angeles.
Albert Lau
17:38
Albert Lau from Los Angeles, CA
Regina Au
17:40
Regina Au from BioMarketing Insight in Boston, MA
Jennifer Lee
17:41
Hello everyone, Jennifer Lee from Chicago. https://www.linkedin.com/in/jennifer-lee-86971b29/
Fiona Hu
17:46
Fiona Hu from Dallas, TX
Nancy Hom
17:48
Nancy Hom from New York
Ngan Nguyen
17:49
Welcome everyone - so happy to see you here! Signing in from New York City!
Linda Choong
17:50
Linda Choong from NYC
Shing Pan
17:52
Hi This is Shing from San Francisco Bay Area. www.linkedin.com/in/shingpan/
Franklin, Melinda Y
17:53
Hi Everyone, Melinda Yee Franklin from JPMorgan Chase based in San Francisco!
ajay dhaul
17:56
Hi everyone great to join another ASCEND event! I'm Ajay Dhaul SVP at J&J based here in Princeton NJ
Sandipa Dublish
17:58
I am Sandipa, north NJ work at Intercept Pharmaceuticals
Tram Trinh
18:00
HI everyone, Tram from Paris, France
Felicia Choy
18:04
Felicia Choy from San Jose
Ameeta Soni
18:11
Ameeta Soni, Boston
Sophal Ear
18:14
https://www.linkedin.com/in/sophal
Gloria Tang
18:41
Gloria Tang from Bay Area
Ameeta Soni
18:42
https://www.linkedin.com/in/ameetasoni
Charlotte Min-Harris
19:01
Unfortunately, I can only attend for the first 20 minutes. Thank you.
Ranjan Manoranjan
19:11
From Columbus Ohio. Driving!
Sophie Zhang
19:15
Hi everyone, this is Sophie Zhang from Houston, Texas! https://www.linkedin.com/in/sophiezhang1/
@li - RBC and Ascend Canada
19:18
Ali from RBC Canada and Ascend Canada - look forward to connecting with you via LinkedIn - https://www.linkedin.com/in/ali-najafi-54302b43?lipi=urn%3Ali%3Apage%3Ad_flagship3_profile_view_base_contact_details%3BtbaDUYStTl%2BOhgQH0bvSHA%3D%3D
Cathy Hawley
19:19
Welcome! If you just joined, please introduce yourself! We’ll send the recording out after the session.
Hiroshi Baensch
19:21
Hiroshi Baensch at Mercer/Marsh McLennan in New York City https://www.linkedin.com/in/hiroshib/
Jeannette Chu
19:58
HI everyone and welcome! Jeannette Chu with PwC from Ascend Greater Washington Chapter. Great to be here!
Emily Rollins
20:15
From Austin- https://www.linkedin.com/in/emily-rollins-822915/
Kelly Huang
20:33
Kelly Huang - co-chair Boardroom Ready @ Women in Bio: https://www.womeninbio.org/page/boardroomready
Janet Wong
21:00
Hi Everyone! Nice to see you Emily Rollins!!
Emily Rollins
22:34
So glad to be here
Janet Wong
23:36
Anna Catalano, it's great to see you. Thank you for being on the panel!
Faye Sahai
27:05
Here is additional bios info on our panelists https://docs.google.com/document/d/1laP0K0CowS7kZUM12wTqLoF3G7Nxfsk9HVpR0-Nu-9w/edit
Cathy Hawley
28:09
As Faye referenced earlier, Here’s Bolster’s eBook - your gift for joining the webinar: https://bolster.com/static/GuCQWBg1r4zN6Q/how-to-succeed-first-board-role.pdf
Cathy Hawley
29:01
If you are at executive level, sign up for Bolster using Ascend’s custom link https://bolster.com/invite/ascend-Ch5RMNM7h9
Emily Rollins
30:00
Thank you for the resource!
Faye Sahai
36:37
Please feel free to ask questions or put comments here?
Charlotte Min-Harris
37:01
Thank you. Unfortunately, I have to drop off for another meeting.
Cathy Hawley
37:10
We’ll send the recording
Cathy Hawley
38:02
Please send any questions to Everyone or directly to me or Ngan
Cathy Hawley
40:14
If you didn’t see it earlier, here’s the link to the ebook https://bolster.com/static/GuCQWBg1r4zN6Q/how-to-succeed-first-board-role.pdf
Cathy Hawley
42:03
If you are an executive, and interested in on-demand or board work, please use this link to sign up. https://bolster.com/invite/ascend-Ch5RMNM7h9
Ngan Nguyen
42:28
Please feel free to drop your questions in chat. Or you can send them to me privately.
Jeannette Chu
44:34
Thank you this is great! Unfortunately I need to drop for another call but will try to dial back in.
Faye Sahai
56:20
please chat your questions and comments here.
Faye Sahai
57:38
we are also be trying address the questions submitted during registration.
Franklin, Melinda Y
58:23
Advice on parlaying non-profit board experience to private and public board experience?
Jean Lee
59:33
What if anything boards leveraged in terms of ESG expertise? Who are Board relying on for this and is it only the c-suite and their management teams?
Cathy Hawley
01:00:10
Please see your free Bolster gift- e-book how to succeed in your first board role https://bolster.com/static/GuCQWBg1r4zN6Q/how-to-succeed-first-board-role.pdf
Daphne Kwok
01:03:00
What about parlaying service on corporate Diversity Advisory Councils to Board Service or even University Trustee Board Service?
Cathy Hawley
01:04:23
If you are executive level, sign up and put your profile in Bolster using this Ascend linkhttps://bolster.com/invite/ascend-Ch5RMNM7h9 and use this resource for creating a great profile: https://bolster.com/static/5odWmKtwpwmffw/anatomy-of-a-great-profile.pdf
Faye Sahai
01:05:03
ESG = environment, social and governance
Thomas Phelps
01:06:28
Would you characterize board involvement with Heifer International ($131M in revenue) as a nonprofit that would translate well into a for profit board? Heifer received the Ascend Humanitarian Award and has a great mission on fighting hunger and poverty with sustainable agriculture. https://www.heifer.org/
Shing Pan
01:08:13
How will board recruitment view the experience of Executive Board Member vs. Independent Board Member?
Ngan Nguyen
01:13:54
Please make sure to fill out this quick event survey when you exit. This will help us plan events in the future. Thank you in advance! https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSemX9YH5ZRdx-jp8qZgdI38e-9hH4w1UK4f-oW42QdZUTlI2A/viewform
Jeannette Chu
01:14:37
In some cases where non-US entities have invested in U.S. companies the U.S. government can require that the Board have a certain percentage of U.S. citizen members. It's called CFIUS -- Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States. But this is quite rare.
Ngan Nguyen
01:14:38
Thank you to all our excellent panelists/leaders for your time and sharing your insights.
Cathy Hawley
01:14:56
We so appreciate our partnership with Ascend, and their diligence in ensuring that they provide great content for their members. Thanks Faye, Ngan, Michelle and Hard. And thank you to Anna, Melody, Tram and Matt - really amazing!!
Urvi Bham
01:15:24
Thank you for such a fantastic session!
Melinda Yee Franklin
01:15:25
Thank you, Everyone! Excellent discussion!!!
Janet Wong
01:15:32
Thank you, Matt & Bolster, Faye, panelists and the Ascend team for this event today!
Ngan Nguyen
01:15:42
We love Bolster!
Emily Rollins
01:15:48
Excellent session. Comprehensive yet succinct
Abha Kumar
01:15:56
Thanks for a informative session.
Ngan Nguyen
01:15:59
Thank you Faye
Shing Pan
01:16:02
Love this session! Thanks all!