ACCD members listed below have earned the requisite number of Professional Director Credit Hours, including the required number of Education Forums, to qualify for the level of certification in which they are listed.


CDG members must meet the following criteria to earn an American College of Corporate Director Professional Director Certificate. All Certifications expire in 2 years but are automatically renewed for 2 additional years after attendance at a Director Forum. Members whose Certifications expire, must attend a Forum, or subscribe to a Telecast of a Forum within 6 months of the expiration. Two Forum attendances will be required to reinstate a Certification if the expiration has exceed 6 months.


Hours may be earned by attendance or participation in CDG Webinars (1 Credit Hour each), CDG Seminars (6 Credit Hours each), CDG Round Tables (3 Credit Hours each) and the day and a half, Director Education Forums (20 Credit Hours each, either in-person or via the Telecast Option).  Forum guest fee is 1/2 the usual Forum tuition or $1625.00


Level one : Professional Director Certification
40 Credit hours to include at least two, day and a half American College of Corporate Directors Education Forums.

Level two : Advanced Professional Director Certification
75 Credit hours to include at least four, day and a half American College of Corporate Directors Education Forums.

Level three : Master Professional Director Certification
100 Credit hours to include six, day and a half American College of Corporate Directors Education Forums.

Level four : Executive Masters Professional Director Certification
150 Credit hours to include ten, day and a half American College of Corporate Directors Education Forums.

Level five: Silver Level Executive Masters
250 Credit hours to include fifteen, day and a half American College of Corporate Directors Education Forums. 100 tuition credits

Level six: Gold Level Executive Masters
350 Credit hours to include twenty, day and a half American College of Corporate Directors Education Forums. 200 tuition credits

Level seven: Platinum Level Executive Masters
450 Credit hours to include twenty-five, day and a half American College of Corporate Directors Education Forums. 300 tuition credits

Level eight: Life Member Executive Masters
550 Credit hours to include thirty, day and a half American College of Corporate Directors Education Forums. 400 tuition credits

Platinum Level Executive Masters Directors

Clint Allen
Richard B. DeWolfe
Raymond C. Kubacki
John Prior
Ellen B Richstone

Gold Level Executive Masters Directors

Michael D. Jeans
Joseph R. Martin
R. Robert (Bob) Popeo
Walter S. Tomenson Jr.
Stephen F. Walsh
Carl M. Youngman

Silver Level Executive Masters Directors

James W Biondi
Kathleen C. Cuocolo
Pamela Lenehan
Thomas E. Moloney
Gregory R. Quinlan
Bruce A, Stevens
Allyn C Woodward Jr
Alfred Woollacott III

Executive Masters Professional Directors

Jeb Bachman
Bernard C. Bailey
Derryl O Benton
Kathleen A Cote
Steve Craddock
William K. Dabaghi
Rick Dalton
Robyn Davis
Jim DeLay M.S.F.S.
Robert G. Deuster
Jim Down
Stephen D. Dukes
Al Glowasky
Edward P. Grace III
Thomas S Grilk
Michael Haynes
Joseph Holsten
David C. Hurley
Veronica Jordan
Jason W. Joseph
Lawrence A. Kaufman
Richard L. Kelly LtGen, USMC (ret)
Earl Lewis
Michael K Lorelli
Peter Lupo
Jack MacKinnon
John W Maluda MGen (Ret)
Deborah H. McAneny
Blythe J McGarvie
A. J. Moyer
John F. O'Brien
Brad Oates
Krishna G Palepu
Michael Paul Richardson
Marvin Schorr
Steve Schwartz
John E Shephard Jr
Van Simmons
Peter J. Simone
Derek Armand Smith
Thomas W. Steipp
Guhan Subramanian
Lenore Margaret Sullivan
Gregory J. Touhill Brig Gen (ret)
William M. Webster IV
Theodore L. Weise
Governor Christie Whitman
Steven Wishner
Meldon Wolfgang
Helena Wong
John Wood

Masters Professional Directors

Samantha Adams
Jim Apostolides
Robert P. Badavas
James K. Boyer Jr.
Ivy Brown
Art Buckland
Christian Alan Buhagiar
Richard F Burtt
William Butler
David B. Cheever
William W Crouch Gen (ret)
Linda De Renzo
Peter Demuth
Michael Dufresne
Cynthia Louise Feldmann
Elizabeth A Fetter
N. Scott Gillis
Patrick Michael Gray
David Hall
Dennis Hanson
Marilyn Harris
Leo Hart
Eric G. Hoerner
Craig Richard Jimenez
Oscar A. Joyner
Rick Keister
John Stephen Krelle
Anthony J. LaCava
Charles Samuel Mahan Lt Gen, (Ret)
Steven C Marshall
John Mcgillicuddy
Joseph (Joe) McHugh
Carol Charpie McMullen
David J.P. Meachin
John Orr
David Keith Panton
Marla Susan Persky
Mark A. Pfister
Lawrence E. Putterman
Leonard Rabinowitz
J. Steven Roush CPA
Ralph S. Sheridan
Claudine Simson
Moris Simson
Kenneth William Smith
Roberta Sydney
John Vrysen
Wendy A Watson CPA,CGA
Linda Davis Watters
Richard Wilcox Jr
Richard H. Wildnauer PhD, MBA
Christopher Wilson
Mark Wrighton

Advanced Professional Directors

David Adams
Lars Albright
Anne Kelley Anderson
Dwight Y Angelini
R. Neal Black
Jeb Burns
Stephan George Cannellos
Charles F. Cargile
Victor M. Casini
Kathleen Grealish Cochran
DeWitt Palmer Davenport Mr
Edward F. Davis
Charles Doucot
Peter Warrington Gilson
George John Gorman
Sharon L Hanson
Marcia Hooper
Francis J Hyatt
Jack Iacovone
Anna McCormick Kelch
Angus Macdonald
Nola Elizabeth Masterson
Mike McAdoo
Lisa Mullan
David R. Oliver
Kirk Pond
Donovan Pullen
Peggy Scott
Randy Seidl
Regina C Sullivan
Anne Szostak
Charlotte J Walker
Daniel Wetzel
Ellen M. Zane

Professional Directors

Lawson P Allen
William Alvarez
William Boyer Boyer
Mike Bruynesteyn
Jennifer Buras
William Craine
Robert Dimuccio
Meg Divitto
Chris Elshaw
Mike Esser
Nancy Falls
Christopher Gorton
Michelle Dennis Graham
David Hegarty
Ben Hennelly
Maureen Higdon
Paul Jacobs
Kimberly Y. Jones
John Albert Jurczyk
Susan J Kantor
Adrienne Kirby PhD, FACHE
Maria Kliatchko
Avram Kornberg
Margaret Mary Loebl
Murty Maddula
Joe Mallin
Avi Mitra
Michael Scott Mizell
Ali Naqui
Maria Nieradka
Janice O'Reilly
Joe Orlando
Laura Gassner Otting
Paul Oyer
Governor George Pataki
Colette Phillips
Dan Quayle
David Radlo
Lindon Robertson
Douglas Robinson
David Rosenberg
E Craig Sanders
Robert Scannell
Michele G. Scavongelli
Dan Schimmel
Rod A. Shipman
Bruce Smythe
Jeff Stempora
Andreas P Torell
Barbara Van Allen
Mary Wagner
Vincent White
Ione S. V. Wilsmann
Jill J Wittels
Steven Wright
Allison Young
Alec Jonathan Zadek