Inspiring Visionary Boards Worldwide

Welcome to the preeminent organization of women corporate directors globally.


Where trailblazing women transform corporate governance

Expand your local and global network and gain vital thought leadership and business-critical insights to accelerate your success and propel your boards forward.

Global chapters across six continents
Women Corporate Directors, including Board Chairs, CEOs, and C-suite executives from some of the largest companies on indices like S&P 500, FTSE 250, DAX, and Nikkei
Corporate boards on which our visionary corporate directors serve


Expertly designed programming for every stage of your board career

September 29 - October 1, 2024 | In-person, Florida

Global Institute

WCD Global Institute & Visionary Awards 2024

A two-day conference covering an expansive discussion on corporate governance issues with global corporate leaders providing thought leadership and best practices on today’s most pressing issues for boards and executive leadership teams. Details will be announced soon.

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Now Streaming

Boardroom Beyond Podcast

Women in Leadership & Florida Initiatives with Deborah Ellinger

A former CEO with 20 years of board experience, Deborah Ellinger discusses the progress being made to advance gender parity on boards, her approach, and her role as one of WCD’s board directors.


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March 8, 2024 | Virtual

Audit Committee Peer Exchange

What's on the Audit Committee Agenda?

As calendar-year audits conclude, what should audit committee members be focusing on? How can they stay proactive about developing regulations and how to engage with regulators? What are key elements that should be top of mind? How can the audit committee work with the executive team to stay focused on financial reporting and controls?

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Member Exclusive Board Opportunities

Take the next step in your board journey

WCD connects members with new board opportunities - helping directors expand their own networks and contacts.

Become a Member

Interested in gaining access to WCD's member-exclusive board opportunities? Apply online or contact our membership department for more information today.


Global Lead Sponsor
Global Executive Sponsors
Pearl Meyer
Global Strategic Sponsors
Edelman Spencer Stuart Vinson & Elkins, LLP
Global Sustainability Strategic Sponsor
S&P Global
Global Supporting Sponsor
WCD Partner
David Polk
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