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.


Updated Professional Director Certification program. ONLY members in the Certification program are invited to the ACCD Webinars.


CDG members must meet the following criteria to earn an American College of Corporate Director Professional Director Certificate. All webinars are free of charge but there is a Certification fee of $1500 when a new Certification level is reached and awarded.

All Certifications expire in 2 years but can be renewed for 2 additional years, 2 years from the date of the last Certification, by paying a RE-Certification fee of $1500.  A webinar attendance will be required to reinstate an expired Certification plus a $1500 re-certification fee.

Certifications may be earned by attendance or participation in ACCD Webinars.



Level one : Professional Director Certification
4 ACCD Webinars plus $1500 Certification Fee

Level two : Advanced Professional Director Certification
8 ACCD Webinars plus $1500 Certification Fee

Level three : Master Professional Director Certification
12 ACCD Webinars plus $1500 Certification Fee

Level four : Executive Masters Professional Director Certification
20 ACCD Wedinars plus $1500 Certification Fee

Level five: Silver Level Executive Masters
30 ACCD Webinars plus $1500 Certification Fee

Level six: Gold Level Executive Masters
40 ACCD Webinars plus $1500 Certification Fee

Level seven: Platinum Level Executive Masters
50 ACCD Webinars plus $1500 Certification Fee

Platinum Level Executive Masters Directors

Clint Allen
Richard B. DeWolfe
Michael D. Jeans
Raymond C. Kubacki
Joseph R. Martin
R. Robert (Bob) Popeo
John Prior
Ellen B. Richstone
Walter S. Tomenson Jr.

Gold Level Executive Masters Directors

Stephen F. Walsh
Carl M. Youngman

Silver Level Executive Masters Directors

James W Biondi
Kathleen C. Cuocolo
William K. Dabaghi
Pamela Lenehan
Thomas E. Moloney
Gregory R. Quinlan
Bruce A, Stevens
Alfred Woollacott III

Executive Masters Professional Directors

Jeb Bachman
Bernard C. Bailey
Derryl O Benton
Steve Craddock
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
Joseph Holsten
David C. Hurley
Veronica Jordan
Jason W. Joseph
Oscar A. Joyner
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
John F. O'Brien
Brad Oates
Krishna G Palepu
Michael Paul Richardson
Marvin Schorr
Steve Schwartz
John E Shephard Jr
Peter J. Simone
Derek Armand Smith
Thomas W. Steipp
Guhan Subramanian
Lenore Margaret Sullivan
Roberta Sydney
Gregory J. Touhill Brig Gen (ret)
Governor Christie Whitman
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)
Edward F. Davis
Peter Demuth
Charles Doucot
Michael Dufresne
Cynthia Louise Feldmann
Elizabeth A Fetter
N. Scott Gillis
Patrick Michael Gray
Dennis Hanson
Sharon L Hanson
Marilyn Harris
Leo Hart
Eric G. Hoerner
Craig Richard Jimenez
Rick Keister
John Stephen Krelle
Charles Samuel Mahan Lt Gen, (Ret)
Steven C Marshall
Joseph (Joe) McHugh
Carol Charpie McMullen
David J.P. Meachin
John Orr
David Keith Panton
Marla Susan Persky
Mark A. Pfister
J. Steven Roush CPA
Ralph S. Sheridan
Claudine Simson
Moris Simson
Kenneth William Smith
John Vrysen
Charlotte J Walker
Wendy A Watson CPA,CGA
Linda Davis Watters
Richard Wilcox Jr
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
Peter Warrington Gilson
George John Gorman
Ben Hennelly
Marcia Hooper
Francis J Hyatt
Jack Iacovone
Angus Macdonald
Nola Elizabeth Masterson
Mike McAdoo
Lisa Mullan
David Radlo
Peggy Scott
Randy Seidl
Regina C Sullivan
Anne Szostak
Daniel Wetzel
Ellen M. Zane

Professional Directors

Lawson P Allen
William Alvarez
John L Barry
Tony Benedict
William Boyer Boyer
Eric Braddom
Mike Bruynesteyn
Jennifer Buras
William Craine
Robert Dimuccio
Meg Divitto
Holly A. Edwards
Chris Elshaw
Mike Esser
Nancy Falls
Paul D. Fulmer
Christopher Gorton
Michelle Dennis Graham
David Hegarty
Maureen Higdon
Vaughn Hooks
Paul Jacobs
John Albert Jurczyk
Susan J Kantor
Adrienne Kirby PhD, FACHE
Avram Kornberg
Joe Mallin
Avi Mitra
Ali Naqui Naqui
Maria Nieradka
Janice O'Reilly
Paul Oyer
Governor George Pataki
Colette Phillips
Dan Quayle
Lindon Robertson
Lisa A Ryan
Robert Scannell
Michele G. Scavongelli
Dan Schimmel
Rod A. Shipman
Bruce Smythe
Jeff Stempora
Inez Moore Tenenbaum
Andreas P Torell
Barbara Van Allen
Vincent White
Ione S. V. Wilsmann
Jill J Wittels
Steven Wright
Allison Young
Alec Jonathan Zadek