“Good Directors Understand How and Where They Can Add the Most Value.”​

John W. Rogers Jr., the chairman, c0-CEO and chief investment officer of Ariel Investments, has decades of experience serving in boards, including McDonald’s, Nike and The New York Times Company. He shared compelling insights about how to be an effective director and building cultures of diversity with me and David Reimer, the CEO of Merryck & Co. Americas, an executive mentoring firm.

Inaugural Healthcare Board Initiative (HcBI)

The unveiling of our first HcBI Cohort event will be held October 11, 2016 at Red Rock Resort, Las Vegas, NV. Minorities represent 32% of the patient population cared for in our hospitals, yet minorities only hold 14% of all hospital board seats, African Americans hold 9% of those seats.  How do we change the dynamic?  We…