Steve Walker is Managing Director and General Counsel of NACD. He drives the strategy for the Board Advisory Services, Board Recruitment, NACD’s Chapter Advancement Team, Partner Relations Team and legal. He’s a board and C-suite governance advisor, international public speaker and frequent media expert. He has served as senior executive, general counsel, officer and board member to public and private entities ranging from private venture capital backed startups to the Fortune 100 in the banking, financial services, manufacturing, healthcare, insurance, pharma and technology sectors. In the government sector, he served with the US Securities and Exchange Commission as an Attorney Advisor and the State of Florida Division of Banking, Finance, Securities and Investor Protection.