How to Become a Corporate Director is an online
self-paced program specifically designed to
train future corporate board members.
It is Dr. Soaries’ belief that Corporate America is seeking a diverse group of individuals in the boardroom. Through this program, he will teach individuals how to become candidates and how to position themselves for board service.
"Anyone interested in obtaining a paid directorship should strongly consider this master class. Dr. Soaries’ insights and experiences as a board member and lead director provide an authentic behind the scenes look at the nomination and governance processes."
Vaughn L. McKoy, JD, MBA
It's time for you to discover the secrets from inside of the boardroom.
Learn how to get a seat at the table that allows you to make real impact and create legacy.
Understand how to get paid to create institutional & system changes.
Understand why becoming a corporate director will make you a better leader.
Our promise? By the end of this course, you will have the skills and know how to become a candidate and how to position yourself for board service.
Join our next cohort!
Dr. DeForest B. Soaries, Jr. is the Senior Pastor of First Baptist Church of Lincoln Gardens in Somerset, NJ, former New Jersey Secretary of State, and the author of many books. The latest is Say Yes When Life Says No (book and workbook). He also authored the popular Say Yes to No Debt: 12 Steps to Financial Freedom, dfree® Lifestyle Workbook, and Meditations for Financial Freedom - Volumes 1&2. Dr. Soaries earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree from Fordham University, a Master of Divinity Degree from Princeton Theological Seminary, and a Doctor of Ministry Degree from United Theological Seminary. Dr. Soaries is currently a member of the Board of Directors at Ocwen Financial Corp. (NYSE: OCN), Independence Realty Trust (NYSE: IRT), Federal Home Loan Bank of New York and Uncommon Giving Corporation. He serves as the Compensation Chair on three of the boards. He has served on seven paid corporate boards.