Women in Governance: Preparing for Board Service

Anderson School of Management

Anderson School of Management

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Who should attend

Senior women leaders from all sectors and functions, as well as those currently sitting on non-profit boards, who are seeking to expand their governance acumen and network in preparation for corporate board service

About the course

Our program prepares senior women business leaders for advancement to corporate board membership and develops the governance skills and acumen required for board success.

UCLA Anderson Executive Education has been a leader in the corporate governance space since 1999. We believe that the more inclusive the board leadership of a company is, the more effectively it can exercise its fiduciary responsibility, oversee the strategy and ensure the success of the organization.

Obstacles & Opportunities

The playing field tilts against you, the higher you rise. California Senate Bill 826 seeks to level the playing field.

The law has created an immediate need for 684 women to sit on the boards of just the top 3,000 public companies, with many smaller companies also needing to fill seats.

By taking our program you will:

  • Understand your role as a board director
  • Broaden your governance acumen
  • Expand your board network
  • Learn how to overcome individual and institutional biases
  • Become an effective advocate for inclusive leadership
  • Build your personal board brand

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Senior Women Leaders

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3-day Program

This intensive, experiential 3-day program is offered on campus and delivers a highly applicable toolkit of leadership skills, governance acumen and networking savvy that will prepare senior women executives, professionals and entrepreneurs to overcome the obstacles and seize the opportunities that they face in seeking corporate board service.

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Carla Hayn

Biography Carla Hayn is a professor of accounting at UCLA Anderson School of Management and serves as the senior associate dean for Anderson’s Executive MBA and Global Executive MBA programs. In addition, she is the director of International Initiatives, a part of the Center for Global Management...

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