Learn about the impact of California Senate Bill 826, which makes California the first state in the nation to require that publicly-held companies include women on their boards.  Our panelists will provide practical advice for how women can position themselves for board membership, and how businesses can achieve greater profitability by achieving gender-diverse boards.

Speakers: Christine M. Morgan

Event Type: CLE / CPD, Webinar, Seminar, Women's Initiative Network of Reed Smith (WINRS)

Location Name:
Reed Smith's San Francisco Office, 101 Second Street, Suite 1800, San Francisco CA 94105
Start Date/Time:
29 November 2018, 4:00 PM PT
End Date/Time:
29 November 2018, 6:00 PM PT

Our panelists will include: Betsy Berkemer-Credaire, national CEO of “2020 Women on Boards,” board member of the National Association of Women Business Owners-California (NAWBO-CA), and author of the book "The Board Game – How Smart Women Become Corporate Directors;" Amii Barnard-Bahn, an executive coach and attorney who testified in favor of the Bill; and Aeisha Mastagni,Portfolio Manager, CalSTRS.

The discussion will be moderated by Christine Morgan, co-chair of Reed Smith’s women’s initiative in San Francisco, and will include a behind-the-scenes look at how the bill became law.

This program will also be available via webinar.  To register for the webinar, visit event.on24.com.

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