Sep 12

September 12, 2017 Get On Board! Reception

OnBoard will host an exclusive event called Get On Board!, inviting CEOs, board members and women board candidates to meet and network. Both public and private companies will participate. It is hoped that taking the direct action of connecting decision makers to women who are seen as having credentials of interest to boards will accelerate the increase of women in board service.

Get On Board! is an invitation–only event.

2017 Get On Board! is sponsored by:


Sep 19

September 19, 2017 September VIP Wine Reception

OnBoard Members, Advocates and invited guests mix, mingle and share an after work networking experience.

When: Tuesday, September 19, 2017
5:30pm – 7:00pm | Wine Reception and Networking

Where: Dentons (formerly McKenna Long & Aldridge)
SunTrust Plaza, 303 Peachtree St. NE
Suite 5300
Atlanta, GA 30308

Sponsoring Host:


Private invitations will be emailed exclusively to Members, Advocates and VIP guests in August. Invitations are not transferable.

Sep 28

Next Onboard Happy Hour and Makeup Photographer Event

You’re Invited!
Next OnBoard’s Happy Hour and Makeup Photographer Event!


When: Thursday, September 28, 2017

6:30pm – 8:30pm

Where: Fado Irish Pub Midtown
933 Peachtree St. NE
Atlanta, GA 30309

This free meet-up is a great opportunity to connect with other accomplished early-career professionals, learn about upcoming events, and share our mission.  The event will include Free Headshots on site for Next OnBoard members who signed up for headshots at the last event.  For those that did not originally sign up for headshots for the August Summer Social, you have the opportunity to sign-up for headshots for this event on a first-come-first-serve basis at no cost for NextOnBoard members and an additional cost of $30 for non-members (paid at the door). We will reach out to those who signed up for the headshots after registration closes to inform you of a specific time that you will be photographed and (for new sign-ups) if space permitted.

Please note: Next OnBoard is not responsible for food and drink costs.


Nonmembers/Members: FREE

(headshots included in price, additional fee required if headshot retouching is requested)

Nonmembers: $30 (if headshots requested)

Deadline for registration is September 21, 2017  Click here to register.


Nov 08

November 8, 2017 Annual OnBoard Dinner

Save the date for OnBoard’s annual dinner for 2017. We will celebrate the 25th year of the OnBoard study and the 15th year of the Lettie Pate Whitehead Evans award to an outstanding woman board member. The Executive Leadership Honor Roll will induct three executive women who are in the pipeline for board service. Our keynote speaker will be Lisa Borders, president of the WNBA, and the former Vice President of Global Community Affairs at The Coca-Cola Company.

This event is high energy.  Women and men professional colleagues enjoy networking, plus the excitement of the award recipients and the outstanding comments from our speaker. This year might event have some extra surprises to commemorate the 25th year of the study and the 15th year of the presentation of the prestigious Lettie Pate Whitehead Evans award sponsored by KPMG.

When: Wednesday, November 8, 2017
6:00pm – 9:15pm | Networking Reception, Dinner and Program

Where: Cobb Energy Center – Kessell Stelling Ballroom
2800 Cobb Galleria Pkwy
Atlanta, GA 30339

Registration coming in the fall.

LPWE award sponsored by logo_KPMG

Our sponsors for the event: