WCD is a trusted community of support and expertise for women directors of public and large private companies – representing the highest levels of executive and board leadership in business today. A not-for-profit organization, WCD is committed to member education and connection, creating a global community of peers in corporate governance. We are advocates for women on boards, and for each other in our efforts to be visionary directors.

A word from Susan Stautberg and Susan Keating about the WCD leadership change….

Together, we would like to thank the WCD board and search committee for their outstanding work on this historic WCD succession process. Both of us are united in our vision for WCD as our organization heads into the next chapter. This is an exciting time, and we look forward to ensuring WCD’s growth around the world, engaging members and providing the best peer network serving directors today, tomorrow, and the years ahead. 

Susan Stautberg
CEO, chairman, and founder, WCD

Susan Keating
Incoming CEO, WCD

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WCD represents the preeminent women leaders in business today. WCD members serve on thousands of boards across six continents. Our members include CEOs, board chairmen, lead directors, C-suite executives, board members, and heads of global divisions in the major indices such as S&P 500, FTSE 250, DAX, Nikkei, and beyond.

WCD has 80 chapters around the world, with new chapters opening each quarter.