NACD Board Leadership Conference NACD Chapter System

Tone At The Top - Do you understand your company's culture?

February 24, 2016
Scottsdale, AZ



A company's ethical performance is driven from executive and board behavior - the "tone at the top".  What can directors and senior management do to ensure that employees meet strategic goals in a manner that protects the long-term sustainability of the organization?  Our panel, led by Moderator David Braaten, will discuss tone at the top issues.

Location and Time


Doubletree Resort by Hilton
5401 N. Scottsdale Road
Scottsdale, AZ 85250

7:00 to 7:30 am - Registration & Continental Breakfast

7:30 to 9:30 am - Program

Speaker Spotlight


Alan McIlroy

Alan McIlroy was previously the Chief Financial Officer with PQ Corporation, an international inorganic specialty chemical company. He has also held financial and/or strategic planning positions with a number of companies, including Workhorse Custom Chassis, Dayton Superior Corporation, Harris Chemicals and The Henley Group.

Bob Mittelstaedt

Bob Mittelstaedt is Dean Emeritus, W.P. Carey School of Business, Arizona State University and was Dean from 2004 to 2013. Before coming to ASU in 2004, Bob served in numerous leadership roles at The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, including 14 years as vice dean. He has been actively involved in strategy, marketing, management, systems, and corporate governance consulting for some of the world's largest corporations and many startup companies. He serves on the boards of 3 public companies-Laboratory Corporation of America; W.P. Carey, Inc.; and Innovative Solutions & Support.

David Braaten

Dr. Braaten is President and CEO of The Williams Institute. He comes from a career in higher education during which he was a business college dean, professor, and program director. He has consulted and trained internationally for Fortune 500 companies in the areas of organizational transformation and multicultural workplace. He brings a multifaceted understanding of the importance of ethics as the foundation to building professional and personal relationships.



Question about this Event?

Contact Arizona Chapter email: