BoardNext is an initiative of the Women Corporate Directors (WCD) Foundation designed for experienced, highly qualified, board-ready women which offers educational programming, exceptional resources and peer group support to navigate the path to their first public corporate board. WCD is the largest global organization serving the needs of female directors. BoardNext members will gain access to select WCD resources, networking opportunities, and search firm executives.

  • A unique and talented peer group for networking onto a corporate board
  • Strong governance programming covering the latest in boardroom trends, SEC and other regulatory guidelines, and public company issues
  • Curated programs of interest with current WCD members as well as executive search firms
  • Resource center for résumé support and consultation
  • Profile in national potential director database accessed by companies and search firms for board candidates

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How to Get on a Board

Corporate boards need more diversity and WCD wants to provide resources to help women who have board aspirations to develop their path for success. The journey takes time and a plan. You will find resources below to help you formulate your board bio and to identify the value you can offer to a board.

How to Get on a Board
Board Skills Matrix
Developing Your Board Bio
Sample Bio
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