Committees : Governance

article | April 15th, 2015

Ownership Succession for Family-Owned Banks: Building the Right Estate Plan

This article describes what to do to protect the bank, your family and your investment.

By: Kimberly Civins
BD Article
article | April 6th, 2015

Assessing Your Board’s Strengths and Weaknesses

Is your board strong enough? Or could it use a refresh?

By: Jack Milligan, editor-at-large for Bank Director
BD Article
article | March 25th, 2015

Do You Trust Your CEO, and Do They Trust You?

Editor Jack Milligan writes about the board and CEO relationship.

By: Jack Milligan, editor-at-large for Bank Director
BD Article
article | March 13th, 2015

Do You Have a Committed Board?

Bank Director Editor Jack Milligan writes about what a committed board looks like.

By: Jack Milligan, editor-at-large for Bank Director
BD Article
article | March 4th, 2015

What You Don’t Know Can Hurt You

Ultimately, directors' effectiveness will depend on how much they know about the business of banking and, specifically, their own bank, writes Bank Director Editor Jack Milligan.

By: Jack Milligan, editor-at-large for Bank Director
article | February 25th, 2015

Women Who Serve as CEOs Talk About the Glass Ceiling

OTC Markets Group’s Maggie Chou interviews women in senior leadership positions at OTCQX banks, and finds that being yourself is key.

By: Maggie Chou
BD Article
article | February 11th, 2015

Why Aren’t There More Women Leaders in Banking?

There is only one woman who heads an S&P 500 bank. Editor Jack Milligan considers the problem.

By: Jack Milligan, editor-at-large for Bank Director
BD Article
article | January 22nd, 2015

How Old Is Too Old To Serve?

Bank Director Editor Jack Milligan writes about one of the most sensitive topics on bank boards.

By: Jack Milligan, editor-at-large for Bank Director
viewpoint | October 22nd, 2014

Assembling the Right Board

Jim McAlpin of Bryan Cave LLP explains that what should be included in a board's strategic plan.

By: Jim McAlpin
Bank Services
article | June 30th, 2014

Getting Business for Your Bank: How to Get Involved at the Board Level

Some banks take aggressive measures to get board members involved.

By: Naomi Snyder