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WHAT NEW DIRECTORS NEED TO KNOW I recently led a day-long training session for a new group of bank board directors. The bank had been in operation for a few years, but a new management team acquired it in a buyout, changed the business model and name, and recruited 12 new independent directors to its board. It is a pretty impressive group of individuals who make up this new board. There is a good mix of what I would describe as business entrepreneurs – people who have started and scaled some pretty significant middle market companies. They are just the…

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Jack Milligan


Jack Milligan is editor-at-large of Bank Director magazine, a position to which he brings over 40 years of experience in financial journalism organizations. Mr. Milligan directs Bank Director’s editorial coverage and leads its director training efforts. He has a master’s degree in Journalism from The Ohio State University.

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