NACD Board Leadership Conference NACD Chapter System

Business of Being a Director

October 19, 2017
Fort Worth, Texas



Business of Being a Director

Whether you are seeking your first corporate director role or are currently serving on multiple boards, this program will provide insights on the business of serving as a corporate director. Our panelists will address questions such as:


  • How do I become a director?
  • What fees are normal for directors?
  • What business expenses associated with having self-employment income are deductible?
  • What special retirement plan alternatives are available to me if I have self-employment income?
  • What risks are associated with being a director, and how can I protect myself?


This program will provide practical answers to personal issues associated with serving as a director. It's a can’t-miss program if you're looking to maximize your opportunities.


Kara Altenbaumer-Price, Esq.: Senior Vice President, Corporate Risk & Governance, USI Southwest MPS Leader
Mark Duffy: Tax Senior Manager, Whitley Penn

Renee Arrington: Senior Vice President, Pearson Partners International Inc.




 Earn up to 1 CPE Credit

Program Level: Overview; Delivery Method: Group-Live; Prerequisites: Member of NACD National; No advanced preparation needed. NACDNTX is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be addressed to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors, 150 Fourth Avenue North, Suite 700, Nashville, TN, 37219-2417. Website:

Your board has adopted a reservation policy in recognition of most venues' firm 48-hour guarantee policy. If you need to cancel, do so 48 hours prior to the scheduled event to prevent a charge. If you do not make a reservation 48 hours in advance and attend an event, you will be charged a walk-in fee.

Location and Time


City Club of Fort Worth
Fort Worth, Texas

11:30 AM Registration and Networking

12:00 PM Program Begins

1:15 PM Program Concludes



1 Credit

Pearson Partners

Question about this Event?

Contact North Texas Chapter 12900 Preston Road, Suite 1210, Dallas, TX, 75230 phone: 214-363-3284 fax: 214-692-9013 email: