California

Karen King

Karen King is a Managing Director of Silver Lake, the world’s leading large-scale technology investment firm, with over $80 billion in assets under management and committed capital. Silver Lake differentiates itself from other firms of similar size by focusing its resources on investing in and cultivating market leading businesses specifically … Read more

Roxane A. Polidora

Roxane Polidora helps organizations grow strategically and achieve their corporate profitability goals.  She is a high-profile legal industry leader whose expertise includes holding positions in compensation decisions, board composition, succession planning, and financial oversight.  She has deep expertise in launching strategic growth initiatives, improving market position, and advising on compliance … Read more

Loria B. Yeadon

Loria is President & CEO of the YMCA of Greater Seattle. She serves on the Board of Directors of Laird Norton Company and its Nominating Committee.  She served on the Board of TiVo Corporation, as First Vice Chair of Legal Momentum (Women’s Legal Defense and Education Fund), Chair of the … Read more

Wendy Shiba

Wendy Shiba is a corporate attorney who served in C-level executive positions for three NYSE-listed companies, including Executive Vice President, General Counsel & Secretary of KB Home; Senior Vice President, Chief Legal Officer & Secretary of PolyOne Corporation; and Vice President, Secretary & Assistant General Counsel of Bowater Incorporated. In … Read more

Marla S. Persky

Marla Persky is CEO and President of WOMN LLC, a company dedicated to helping women succeed in the business of law by increasing their knowledge of and acuity with financial drivers, client development, and leadership. Throughout her professional life, Ms. Persky has had the opportunity to understand and practice business … Read more

Mary W. Quazzo

Mary W. Quazzo has a successful track record as a member of executive leadership at Bechtel Group, Inc., a privately owned, global engineering, construction, and project management company with a 120+ year history.   Mary currently serves as Strategic Advisor to Bechtel on governance, international operations and structural issues.  She has … Read more

Carla Newell

Carla Newell is a seasoned business leader and experienced board director with more than 30 years of success facilitating growth in the technology and digital business arena. Ms. Newell has been a trusted advisor to CEOs and boards of both private and public companies on a broad range of business, … Read more

Karen Ostad

Karen Ostad is an internationally recognized leader in structuring and implementing business reorganizations, mergers and acquisitions, primarily involving financially distressed or emerging markets companies. Her experience is global (including Europe, China, Japan, India, and South America) and she has led transactions in many industries including insurance, banking and other financial … Read more

Randi V. Morrison

Randi V. Morrison is an accomplished attorney and executive with 30 years of experience advising public company business executives and boards of directors on legal, regulatory, corporate governance, and business matters. Ms. Morrison has broad-based public company experience, having guided her clients through government investigations, securities class action and derivative … Read more

Stephanie Lucie

Stephanie Lucie is a highly accomplished executive with more than 30 years of legal and business experience, with significant M&A experience. She is a former senior vice president, chief legal officer, chief compliance officer, corporate secretary, and head of human resources. She has advised numerous boards of directors of both … Read more