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In Partnership with Govenda: The modern boardroom is evolving, as are they key players needed to reach your goals. Board success requires inclusion of people and roles well beyond the board of directors. Join us October 11th for a dynamic discussion with board governance experts Marion Lewis, CEO & Co-Founder of Govenda, and Coco Brown, CEO of Athena Alliance. Future-proof your board with these critical insights, including: · The key roles required by every board · The involvement of each role beyond the boardroom · How roles play a part in the acceleration of stakeholder governance · How to support each role and the essential tools needed to impact board success


Marion Lewis CEO

Marion Lewis is a results-driven entrepreneur, investor, and business community leader with more than 25 years of successful digital experience. As the founder and CEO of Govenda, she is passionate about providing best-in-class solutions and modern tools to support organizations’ boards of directors. Govenda is an award-winning board success platform that enables effective corporate governance, robust regulatory compliance, centralized control, and interactive board engagement.


Coco Brown CEO

Coco is founder and CEO of Athena Alliance. Prior to her current roles, Coco served as President, COO, and Board Director of Taos, a market leader in IT Services serving hundreds of F1000 companies, including Apple, Cisco, ebay, Facebook, and Silicon Valley Bank. Coco brings rich experience across F1000 companies, start-ups, and nonprofits in the roles of CEO, COO, advisor, and Board member to Athena. She possesses a unique understanding of the breadth of challenges and opportunities of leadership. She empowers leaders to execute successfully, working with them to develop the relationship between a company’s strategy and its organizational design and environment. Coco’s expertise in developing and strengthening these important linkages makes her a powerful C-level advisor and Board member. In addition to serving on the Board of Taos from 2004 to 2014, Coco served as a Board Director for MentorNet during its rebranding, product transformation, and subsequent acquisition by Great Minds in STEM. Coco was on the finance committee supporting the Board of Directors of Samasource and established the Operating Committee for the Silicon Valley arm of Golden Seeds, a New York-based early-stage investment firm. She also currently serves as Chair of the Nominating Committee for the Anita Borg Technology Leadership Award, one of the most prestigious awards honoring women in technology.

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Unlocking Your Board’s Potential—The Roles Required for Board Success

Tue, Oct 11 @ 9:00am PT (1 hr)

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