Who We Are

We are an organization of corporate secretaries and governance professionals from all over the country.

Our Purpose. 
Serve our members by providing practitioners with the knowledge, skills and tools to promote effective governance for the benefit of boards, management and shareholders.

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Our Members. 
Membership is a bond. Meet our newest Society Members.


What We Are Doing

Is Your Board Prepared for the Rise in ESG Activism?

Granville Martin (SVP &GC), interviewed by T.K. Kerstetter on Inside America's Boardrooms, discusses the main components of ESG Oversight and what boards can do to keep pace.


2016 Board Practices Report

The 10th edition of the Board Practices Report identifies key findings on board-relevant topics that have risen to prominence. 

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What does it mean to be a member of the Society?

  • Access to governance resources and thought leadership
  • Learning practical skills and professional development
  • Opportunities to collaborate and engage
  • Advocacy on critical governance issues


Upcoming Events

Webinar: Practical Perspectives on ESG: What's Really Important?
WHEN: tuesday, July 11
WHERE: online

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Essentials Express Seminar/Eastern New England Chapter Event
WHEN: ​Oct 31 - Nov 1
WHERE: Boston, MA

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Essentials Seminar 2018
WHEN: Jan 31 - Feb 2
WHERE: Orlando, fl

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