What We Do

Prepare for Board Leadership

OnBoard programs prepare women for board service through education, mentorship, networking, and opportunities.

OnBoard Accelerator gets women closer to their goal of serving on a for-profit board. With a focus on personal marketing skills, we prepare you for the board interview process ensuring you clearly articulate the value you bring to the table. Learn More

Get On Board! is an invitation-only, premier event designed to connect board-ready women to those companies who are looking for female representation on their boards. Learn More

Members receive notifications of confidential board openings via our search partners. We send one to two opportunities per month. View Membership Details

Find Qualified Women

For more information, please contact Lisa Robinson at lisarobinson@onboardnow.org

We treat all communication with you as confidential.

Connecting Qualified Women with Opportunity

If you are looking for qualified women to serve on your board and need to identify talented professionals, we can help. OnBoard can connect you to candidates through a confidential matching service.

OnBoard Candidate Referral Service – What do you get?

Get Connected


OnBoard partners with a strong network of organizations to connect board searches with our qualified members. Our key partners are listed below.

ION (Interorganization Network)

As a partner of ION (Interorganization Network), OnBoard receives notifications of confidential board opportunities. We share these with our Members in an effort to submit candidates for consideration and connect qualified women with corporate leadership opportunities.

As a committed advocate of women in the boardroom, The Carlyle Group notifies OnBoard of board opportunities that become available among their portfolio of companies. OnBoard shares these openings with our members with an invitation for qualified candidates to apply.

OnBoard is excited to announce our new partnership with Bolster, a platform to help executives access Boards of Directors, on-demand leadership roles, and positions with high-growth VC-backed startups. Bolster has launched a major program encouraging their clients to add independent director seats to their boards and fill those new board seats with diverse candidates, including people who have never served on corporate boards before.

As a Charter Membership Partner of Bolster, OnBoard invites our Members to pre-qualify for Bolster membership and be eligible for these opportunities. There is absolutely no cost to you. You’ll also carry the OnBoard badge on your Bolster profile and be searchable by Bolster clients specifically looking for diverse candidates for their board and other roles. In less than five minutes, you can create a free profile to be considered for the 20+ open board seats and 80+ on-demand roles currently in play.