The ICD Director Mentorship Program Pilot

Elevating Directorship In The Boardroom.

The ICD Director Mentorship Program empowers emerging directors by providing the guidance, knowledge, and confidence to excel in the boardroom. Through personalized mentorship from experienced board directors, participants can enhance their governance skills, build confidence, and connect with a supportive community committed to excellence in board leadership.


Tailored for emerging directors with 3-5 years of board experience. Participants must commit at least 4 hours annually to this growth opportunity, setting clear goals and proactively engaging with their mentor(s) to deepen their governance knowledge and professional skills.


An opportunity for experienced board directors with 10-15 years of board service to become mentors. Mentors are expected to dedicate at least 4 hours annually to nurture and guide directors seeking to hone their skills. Ideal mentors are leaders recognized for their governance expertise and commitment to building a supportive, open culture that nurtures directors building their boardroom expertise.

Mentees Benefits:

  • Build the confidence to contribute effectively around the boardroom table.
  • Gain the knowledge and skills for your board role through personalized mentoring and enhanced governance knowledge.
  • Receive guidance on navigating board issues and processes from experienced directors.
  • ICD.D members can earn 4 CEUs for their professional development.

Mentors Benefits:

  • Share your expertise and guide emerging directors through governance challenges.
  • Experience the fulfillment of contributing to a mentee's professional growth and confidence
  • Contribute to a dynamic learning environment by sharing your expertise.
  • ICD.D members can earn 4 CEUs for their professional development.

Ready to elevate your directorship? 

  1. Expression of Interest: Email us to indicate your interest in joining as either a mentor or a mentee.
  2. Accept Invitation: Look for an email inviting you to participate in the ICD Director Mentorship Program Pilot.
  3. Complete Application: Fill out any necessary forms or agreements to finalize your participation.
  4. Get Matched: You'll be matched with a mentee (for mentors) or a mentor (for mentees).

Join the ICD Director Mentorship Program Pilot today. Email us at to sign up for the waitlist.