NACD Board Leadership Conference NACD Chapter System

4/21/17 | St. Louis, MO | Corporate Governance and Cyber-Risk

April 21, 2017
Clayton, MO




The National Association of Corporate Directors Heartland Chapter is pleased to offer NACD Members in the Heartland Chapter region an opportunity to attend the co-hosted breakfast program with the Association for Corporate Growth (ACG)  being held on April 21 in St. Louis, MO. 


NACD / ACG Breakfast Program

Friday, April 21, 2017 | St. Louis, MO

7:00am – 9:30am


Corporate Governance & Cyber-Risk: Sharpening the Focus



Program Description:

Ignore cyber risk at your own peril. Cyber-attack or breach is now recognized as the most significant, enterprise-wide threat facing American business.  Join our prominent panelists to hear how leading St. Louis companies and the Federal Reserve are addressing the issue.  The panel will focus on how boards and ownership should proactively address the threat. Understand how to assess an organization’s threat level and how to prepare for the possibility of a devastating cyber event.



Featured Panelists:

  • Victor Lazzaretti, Vice President & Deputy General Counsel, Emerson Electric
  • Mary Karr, Senior Vice President & General Counsel, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
  • Ruth Kim, Senior Vice President & General Counsel, FleishmanHillard
  • Matt Geekie, Senior Vice President & General Counsel, Graybar


The panel discussion will be moderated by:

Jarrett Koltoff, founder and CEO of SpearTip, a leading Cyber Security advisory firm.  SpearTip designs and implements advanced cyber counter intelligence strategies for the private sector.

Brent Baxter, Managing Director of Clayton Capital Partners, an investment banking firm.  Brent also serves on the global board of directors of the Association for Corporate Growth (ACG), the nation’s leading Merger and Acquisition association.



For problems registering for this event, please contact Sharon Allison,


Location and Time


Ritz Carlton Ballroom
100 Carondelet Plaza
Clayton, MO 63105

7:00 AM Registration, Networking & Coffee

7:30 AM Breakfast

8:00 AM Panel Presentation

9:30 AM Adjourn



Question about this Event?

Contact Heartland Chapter C/O Sharon Allison, 7033 N. Campbell, Gladstone, MO, 64118 phone: 816-210-3308 email: