Moving From Effectiveness to Excellence: Leading Nom/Gov Practices
What do leading nom/gov committees have on their agenda? Join us for a discussion about best practices for aligning board talent to the company’s current and future needs, strategies for onboarding and continuing education of the board, and use of board evaluations to drive continuous improvement and needed change.
Susan Angele, Senior Advisor KPMG Board Leadership Center
Susan Angele is a Senior Advisor at KPMG’s Board Leadership Center, which provides a powerful combination of resources and insight to help boards deepen their engagement on the critical issues shaping boardroom agendas and discussions. She is a frequent writer and speaker on board governance topics, including strategy, risk, culture, the corporation’s role in society, and board composition and effectiveness. Susan is a lawyer and former Fortune 500 executive, with 25+ years in the consumer products industry, including roles as Vice President, Global Deputy General Counsel, and Chief Governance Officer at The Hershey Company, and Chief Counsel, US Snacks at Mondelez (then a $5 billion division of Kraft/Nabisco).
Susan’s has chaired Thought Leadership Commissions for Women Corporate Directors on topics including visionary boards and board decision-making. She is a champion of board diversity, and on behalf of KPMG serves as a member of the Equilar Diversity Network, and drives KPMG’s strategic and educational support of LCDA (Latino Corporate Directors Association), Ascend/Pinnacle, Quorum, and aspiring board member programs for the Hispanic IT Executive Council, among others. She is a board member of the Latino Corporate Directors Education Foundation and the Institute for Mindful Leadership, a former board member of numerous nonprofits including the Council of Better Business Bureaus, and she serves as an advisor for aspiring board members through the GLG Institute.