September 7, 2018


John Donovan
CEO, AT&T Communications

John Donovan, CEO – AT&T Communications, is responsible for the bulk of AT&T’s global telecommunications and video services businesses, including AT&T’s Business, Entertainment, and Technology & Operations groups. AT&T Communications is a wholly-owned subsidiary of AT&T Inc.
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September 14, 2018


Thomas Moreno
COO, SONIFI Solutions and Operating Partner at Colony Capital

Tommy is COO for SONIFI Solutions and operations executive for Colony Capital a leading global real estate, technology and entertainment investment firm with over $40B in assets. 

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September 21, 2018


Bill DeLaney
Former CEO, Sysco Corporation

Bill DeLaney was appointed President and CEO for Sysco in 2010.  Bill retired from Sysco Corporation in December 2017, but continues to serve as an Advisor and Mentor to the current CEO.

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September 28, 2018

Darren Seidel

Darren Seidel
Executive Vice President & CFO, Entertainment Partners

Darren Seidel leads and manages FP&A, Accounting, Tax, Treasury and Process Improvement teams. Seidel is a vital member of EP’s executive team, serving as the lead financial executive in cash management and investment activities, banking and related credit relationships, board of directors, government and employee-owner relations.

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October 5, 2018


Tim Andree
Executive Chairman, Dentsu Aegis Network
Executive Officer, Member of the Board, Dentsu Inc.

Tim is Executive Officer and Board Member of Dentsu Inc., the #1 advertising agency brand in the world, and the 5th largest advertising network in the world, headquartered in Japan. He concurrently serves as Executive Chairman of Dentsu Aegis Network, responsible for all global operations outside of Japan which comprise over 300 offices in 145 countries.

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October 12, 2018


Michelle Gass
CEO, Kohl’s

Michelle Gass, chief executive officer, is responsible for Kohl’s long-term growth and profitability, along with strategic direction.

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November 9, 2018

Stephen Hemsley
Executive Chairman, UnitedHealth Group

Stephen Hemsley became executive chairman, UnitedHealth Group, on September 1, 2017. As chairman of the board of directors, he leads the strategic responsibilities of the board. 

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Boardroom Insights Schedule

Lectures are held on selected Fridays from:

  • 10:40 a.m. to 12:10 p.m.
  • Jordan Auditorium of the Mendoza College of Business

"Boardroom Insights" is listed as BAUG 30209 or MBGR 60220, and is open to all Notre Dame undergraduate and graduate students and employees.

There are no prerequisites to enroll.

No examinations or graded assignments. Students must attend all seven lectures in order to receive credit for the course; no excused or unexcused absences. There are no required textbook purchases for this course. See your academic advisor or your department chair for additional details.

The public and media are welcomed.


Jean Meade
Phone: (574) 631-3277