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Strategies for Boardroom Success

October 17, 2013

The University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law 
 Network 2000

proudly present

Strategies for Boardroom Success

Join us for a practical networking breakfast. Learn tips and tools for executives from an experienced-based perspective. Hear from notable leaders in law and business who know best practices for navigating the corporate landscape and succeeding in the boardroom.

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Topics Covered:

  • How directors can best identify and evaluate issues critical to the company's operational and financial success.
  • The most effective role for directors in those decisions.
  • How directors can help their companies succeed in the digital age.
  • What directors need to know and consider regarding potential litigation concerning their decisions.

John Englar
Executive in Residence, Duke University Fuqua School of Business

Englar has pursued a desire to translate his law and business career into the classroom since his retirement from Burlington Industries, Inc. in 2003. He held several key executive leadership positions during a 25-year career with Burlington, including senior vice president of corporate development and law, chief financial officer, general counsel and corporate secretary, and served on the Board of Directors from 1990 to 2003. He also chaired the Board’s investment committee. From 2006-2009, he served as a Director of Delphi Corporation, the auto parts manufacturer, and participated on its audit and compensation committees. 

Michael Greenberger
Law School Professor and Director, Center for Health and Homeland Security,
University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law

Greenberger is the founder and director for the Center for Health and Homeland Security, working on a broad range of homeland security and emergency response issues. He also teaches a seminar on Futures, Options and Derivatives and was previously the director of the Division of Trading and Markets at the Commodity Futures Trading Commission. 

Mary Kennard
Vice President and General Counsel,
American University

Kennard is the vice president and general counsel for American University. She served as secretary of the university's Board of Trustees from 1996 to 2000 and from 2006 to 2013. Kennard has served as a senior administrator at both public and private colleges and universities.

Tamika Tremaglio '95
Deloitte Financial Advisory Services LLP

Tremaglio has extensive experience in litigation, forensic investigations, accounting, tax, finance, economics, and business consulting covering a broad spectrum of industries, including healthcare and life sciences. 

8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. - Continental Breakfast and Networking
9:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. - Panel Presentations
10:30 a.m. - 11: 00 a.m. - Question and Answer Session

Ticket Price:
The $25 cost includes continental breakfast and any conference materials. There are special discounts available for students and Network 2000 members; please contact Luke Gibson at if you have any questions.

Public parking is available across the street from the law school at the Baltimore Grand Garage, located at 5 North Paca St.

About Network 2000:
As a nonprofit organization conceived with the goal of advancing women to leadership positions in business, Network 2000's members work to promote dialog about corporate board and executive suite diversity. The organization provides mentorship and sponsors educational programming that is designed to help professional women achieve their full career potential. Specific initiatives include the Effective Impact Mentoring Program, the Women of Excellence Luncheon, and an annual event with the Greater Baltimore Committee titled 'Building the Pipeline to the C-Suite & the Boardroom.' Read More>>

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 Exploring Corporate Governance

On September 17, we held the second part of the Business Training Institute, entitled "Exploring Corporate Governance." Business leaders and scholars offered advice on how to successfully navigate the current corporate governance arena from the view point of the boardroom. 


On May 23, we held the first session in the training series, entitled "Good Business: Ethics and the Corporation." Local business leaders and scholars delved into the corporate conscience, exploring what makes for good business behavior.



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