LGBTQ Board Members: It's About Time
Presented by Arnold & Porter's PRIDE Affinity Group
Diversity of perspectives on boards of directors is a critical concern for corporations as they focus on fostering diversity and inclusion, strengthening corporate performance and representing the broader interests of stakeholders. Additionally, recent California state legislation and NASDAQ rulemaking are aimed at increasing the presence of members of underrepresented communities--including people identifying as LGBTQ+--on corporate boards. Arnold & Porter partner Teresa Johnson moderates this panel which combines business, governance and policy perspectives.
Betsy Bernard | Board Member, Zimmer Biomet and Leap; Former President, AT&T
Matt Fust | Senior Advisor, Quorum, Out Leadership; Board Member, BlackThorn Therapeutics, Crinetics Pharmaceuticals, Atara Biotherapeutics, and Ultragenyx Pharmaceutical Inc.
Margot McShane | Co-Leader, Board & CEO Advisory Partners, Americas, Russell Reynolds Associates