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Reed Smith LLP

599 Lexington Avenue

New York, NY 10022

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Please join us for Nonprofit Board Programs to Develop Business Leaders for a Sustainable Future scheduled for Thursday, December 5, 3:30 - 5:30, followed by a reception. This year's Better World Leadership program is being hosted by Reed Smith, 599 Lexington Avenue.

We'll discuss the results of our new study of company practices for nonprofit board training & matching. In an interactive format, the panel will address ways in which companies can advance board service to achieve company goals for leadership development, diversity and inclusion, recruitment and retention, the SDGs, and sustainability.

PROGRAM 3:30-5:30

Gabriela Burian, Global Director, Sustainable Food Systems, Bayer

Jennifer Cheng, Partner, Global Vice Chair of Mergers & Acquisitions, Reed Smith LLP

Grady Crosby, VP, Public Affairs; Chief Diversity Officer, Johnson Controls; President, Johnson Controls Foundation

Alice Korngold, CEO, Korngold Consulting

Glenn Prickett, Interim CEO, World Environment Center

Perri Richman, VP, Communications, Ingersoll Rand; President, Ingersoll Rand Foundation

Deirdre White, CEO, PYXERA Global

Ayo Sanderson Wilson, COO & EVP, Cornerstone Family Programs (previously, VP, Comcast Foundation, & Executive Director, Comcast NBCUniversal)

RECEPTION 5:30 - 6:30

Bloomberg Sustainable Finance Week

The Forum for Better World Leadership was invited to join with Bloomberg and other leaders in sustainable finance as a member of Sustainable Finance Week, the largest ever convening of events and influencers in this space.

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Organizer Korngold Consulting LLC

Organizer of Nonprofit Board Programs to Develop Business Leaders for a Sustainable Future

Alice Korngold is President & CEO, Korngold Consulting. Her firm provides strategy advisory services for board members and executives from multinational corporations, and global, national, and regional nonprofits. Korngold's areas of expertise are board governance, ESG/sustainability, diversity and inclusion, and measurement. She authored A Better World, Inc.: How Companies Profit by Solving Global Problems and Leveraging Good Will: Strengthening Nonprofits by Engaging Businesses. She authored the chapter on sustainability and corporate governance for the Handbook on Board Governance: A Comprehensive Guide for Public, Private, and Not for Profit Board Members

Korngold and her team have trained and matched over 1,000 business executives to global, national, and regional nonprofit boards. Companies are adopting the firm's Board Vector, a unique online portal that uses algorithms to facilitate excellent board matches and train board members.

Korngold is a visiting professor for the Masters in Financial Accountability, York University, Toronto, Canada. She received her bachelors and masters degrees from the University of Pennsylvania.

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