NACD Board Leadership Conference NACD Chapter System

Annual New Members' Luncheon "Getting the Most From Your NACD Membership"

December 1, 2016
Chicago, IL



This complimentary event is reserved for new members to NACD December 2015-November 2016. Peter Gleason, President of NACD will speak on “Getting the Most From Your NACD Membership”. This is a great opportunity to network with other new Director Members, Chapter Board Members and Sponsor Representatives.

If you qualify, please contact or (630)527-9579 to register.

Location and Time


The Chicago CLub
81 E. Van Buren St.
Chicago, IL 60605

11:30 - 12:00 pm Networking Reception

12:00 - 1:30 pm Lunch/Program

Speaker Spotlight


Peter Gleason

Peter Gleason is President of the National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD), the only national association devoted exclusively to serving the information and educational needs of corporate directors. He also serves as Treasurer for the NACD Board of Directors. Mr. Gleason is a recognized expert on board leadership and corporate governance issues. He serves as a member of NACD’s national faculty, is regularly quoted in the national media, and is a frequent presenter on the subjects of corporate governance, executive and director compensation, risk, strategic planning, and board/shareowner relations. He has served as a Commissioner on every NACD Blue Ribbon Commission report issued over the past 16 years, including the most recent releases on The Strategic Asset Board, Long Term Value Creation, Strategy Development, Talent Development, and Board Diversity. Mr. Gleason is currently a member of the board of NACD, the Advisory Board of Nura Health, Inc., a development-stage health care company, serves as Chair of the International Professional Practices Framework Oversight Council of the Institute of Internal Auditors, and as a director of the Capital Area Chapter of NACD. He was formerly a director of The Patriot Fund. Before joining NACD, Mr. Gleason was a management consultant with both Ernst & Young and with Pritchett & Associates. In addition, Mr. Gleason served as Vice President and Director of U.S. Research for Institutional Shareholder Services. Mr. Gleason is a graduate of Dartmouth College, has an MBA with concentrations in both Finance and Marketing from Virginia Tech, and is an NACD Board Leadership Fellow.

Question about this Event?

Contact Chicago Chapter 1154 Blue Larkspur, Naperville, IL, 60540 phone: 630-527-9579 email: