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Whether you’re an aspiring board candidate looking for your first board role, or an experienced board director looking for your next, we’ll help you demystify the boardroom and leverage our network, experience, and access to advance your board journey.
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Follow our proprietary profile and personal statement framework that positions you effectively for board service.
Gain access to educational events and board readiness resources to improve your candidacy and demystify the boardroom.
Past events have featured experienced directors like Shellye Archambeau, Shannon Nash, Susan Wojcicki, Kim Scott, and more.
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Most board roles aren’t publicly posted. It’s crucial to be on a trusted and searchable network like theBoardlist to increase your visibility to companies and board search firms seeking diverse candidates.
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theBoardlist guided me in developing my unique values for boards and connected me with opportunities to serve – resulting in my placement on the Fossil board. I HIGHLY recommend theBoardlist for executive women who are ready to take the next step into board service!
What theBoardlist has managed to achieve in a short period of time is truly remarkable. They have pulled together an amazing group of board-ready women and built them into a community that not only shares experiences and opportunities, but also supports the personal career goals of the members.
We help companies create full and true representation in their leadership to better serve their customers, employees, and communities.
Our network of search clients and talent partners come to theBoardlist specifically to broaden the perspectives of their board of directors, and our team is dedicated to the promotion and distribution of exceptional candidates from backgrounds that have been historically underrepresented in the boardroom.
of S&P 500 directors who are women*
of High-growth private companies without a single woman on their board*
of S&P 500 directors from underrepresented racial and ethnic groups*
of 5,670 board seats in the Fortune 500 held by out LGBTQ+ people (25 seats)*
of Women directors are the only woman in their boardroom*
Funding for high-growth private companies being governed by all-male boards*
Founded by a 3-time CEO and 5-time corporate board director, we’ve coached 1000’s of CEOs, Board Directors and Entrepreneurs to reach their board goals. We serve companies of early-stage startups to the Fortune 100, across all industries, to accelerate access to opportunities for women and historically marginalized people to achieve at the highest levels.
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