AWF Fireside Chat: Become Board Ready

May 6, 2021, 4:00 - 5:00 PM

So - you want to gain board experience but are unsure where to start?

Join us at our next virtual Fireside Chat on May 6 where our guest speaker - Sharon Rudy of WATSON Advisors Inc. - will share her thoughts and extensive experience in board recruitment.

The conversation will help you identify your director value proposition: what skills, strengths, and experiences make you stand out as a candidate? We will offer tips for evaluating board opportunities based on your preferences and fit, and share our thoughts on where to start your search for openings. 

Our discussion will be followed by an opportunity to network in small groups of attendees. 

Event Details 

Thursday, May 6, 2021

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm 

Virtual Meeting

Upon registering, a link to join the meeting will be sent to the email you register with.  

Guest Speaker

2021/Sharon_LinkedIn_Photo_300.jpgSharon Rudy, WATSON Advisors Inc. 

Sharon Rudy co-leads WATSON’s Director and Executive Search Practice. Based in Toronto, Sharon joined WATSON to lead the firm’s expansion in Ontario, offering a distinctive approach to serving organizations driven by purpose and dedicated to making a better Canada.

Over her 24-year career in search, Sharon has earned a reputation as a hands-on, trusted partner who is motivated by building lasting relationships with clients and candidates. Sharon works closely with board search committees in the selection of Presidents and CEOs for multi-stakeholder, mission-based institutions across Canada. She has also developed a specialization in the Chief Human Resources Officer function across all industries. Please click here to read Sharon's full bio.