About BoardReady

BoardReady is a not-for-profit that utilizes a collaborative approach to increase diversity of thought building on, and connecting the work of strategic partners including recruitment agencies, academic institutions, independent consultants, and technology firms.

Our Mission

To empower every organization to achieve an exceptionally diverse and inclusive board

Our Vision

Resilient organizations where diversity drives success for all stakeholders

Our Story

BoardReady was born out of a shared belief that: 

Amplified by a TalentVault of senior, diverse leaders, we are dedicated to increasing corporate diversity for the resiliency of our private sector, growth of board roles for diverse candidates, and betterment of society.

Key Results

Our Senior Strategists

Deanna Oppenheimer

Founder

Board Service

  • Hargreaves Lansdown (Chair)
  • Thomson Reuters
  • Slalom Consulting
  • Joshua Green Corporation
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Charlotte Guyman

Founding Senior Strategist

Board Service

  • Berkshire Hathaway
  • Space Needle Corporation (Compensation Committee, Chair of Governance Committee)
  • Advisory Board for Brooks Running
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Phyllis Campbell

Founding Senior Strategist

Board Service

  • Air Transport Services Group (ATSG)
  • Director, SanMar
  • Advisory Director for Toyota, NA
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Our Team

Jeni Elam

Executive Director
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Abby Shaw

Client Services Associate
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Board Members

Dave Williams

Board Member
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Cathy Turner

Board Member
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Sara Moorehead

Board Member
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Rajalakshmi Subramanian

Board Member
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We could not do what we do without the time and subject matter expertise of our incredible volunteers. A few are listed here:

Ajax Manohar

Software Development
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Indi Rinearson

Software Development
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RC Chandru

Software Development
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Mack Hogans

Senior Advisor
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