Todd Beilis

Todd Beilis

Media & Entertainment Principal, Deloitte

Global executive focused on advising both new and traditional media clients across strategy, technology, and digital. Partner in Deloitte Media & Entertainment serving Cable & Broadcast Networks, Information Services, Sports and Technology clients. Trusted advisor to clients in helping them transform existing business models to meet the demands of an evolving ecosystem due to sweeping technology changes. 

  Mike Corely

Michael Corley

Partner KPMG LLP

With more than 30 years at KPMG, Michael has significant experience assisting large multi-national companies manage complex financial reporting challenges of the rapidly changing and competitive global economy.  Michael leads KPMG’s Manufacturing and IFRS Practices in the Pacific Southwest. In addition to automotive and industrial products, Michael has significant experience working with clients in the food and drink, retail, technology and life sciences industries.


Patrick Hynes

Patrick Hynes

Principal, Ernst & Young LLP

Patrick Hynes is a Principal in the Advisory Services practice of Ernst & Young LLP.  Hynes leads Ernst & Young’s Cyber Threat Management (CTM) services for the west region of the US and is the national Cyber lead for the technology sector.  The CTM team is dedicated to providing attack and penetration, incident response and threat detection and response services for EY clients. With more than 20 years of information security and forensic investigation experience, Hynes is a frequent speaker at industry and professional conferences and events and is widely consulted and quoted in media (Orange County Register, Chicago Tribune, Chicago Sun-Times, Irish Times, NPR, etc.). 

  Sharad Jain

Sharad Jain

Partner, PwC's Governance Insights Center

Sharad Jain is a partner in PwC’s Governance Insights Center, which strives to strengthen the connection between directors, executive teams and investors by helping them navigate the evolving governance landscape. With more than 35 years of experience at PwC providing audit and audit-related services to large global companies, Sharad has worked with many Boards of Directors to advise on a variety of complex matters, in the context of their companies’ global operations.  Sharad has specialized in working with automotive, consumer products and industrial products companies, along with their captive finance and insurance businesses.


Seamus O'Toole

Seamus O’Toole

Managing Director, Semler Brossy Consulting Group

Seamus O’Toole is a Managing Director at Semler Brossy Consulting Group, a leading compensation consulting firm focusing on executive and director compensation.  He has serves as a trusted advisor on compensation and incentive design issues for both public and private companies since 2003. Seamus helps companies develop compensation programs that support the overall business while balancing the sometimes conflicting shareholder, governance, and employee demands.  He employs an extensive analytical skill base and creative problem-solving approach to construct solutions that fulfill client needs and reward leaders for achieving results that create sustainable shareholder value.  Seamus takes a collaborative, principles-based approach to ensure that outcomes align with each company’s unique circumstances.

  Ed Pisarchick Original

Ed Pisarchick

VP - Head of Transaction Advisory Services

Ed Pisarchick has over 20 years of Merger and Acquisition integration experience leading cross-functional teams and overseeing integration program management on a global basis. He has participated in over 25 deals worth $3B in acquired revenues. Most recently, Ed was the Director of Mergers and Acquisitions for a leading global biotechnology company where he led the due diligence, integration planning, and budgeting of acquisition integrations totaling more than $2.2B. In this role, Ed developed the overall methodology and supporting processes for the M&A integration playbooks as well as the operating tools for the business leaders and global functional team leaders. 

  Barry Sullivan

Barry Sullivan

Managing Director, Semler Brossy Consulting Group

Barry specializes in executive and strategic pay. He works with boards and management teams to develop and maintain pay programs that support business objectives and shareholder interests. He carries thirteen years of experience across a broad range of pay-related issues, including performance measurement and goal-setting, incentive design, and equity-based compensation. Barry is also experienced with tax, legal, and regulatory issues related to pay.

  Dave Rosenblum

David Rosenblum

Chair, NACD Pacific Southwest Chapter

David Rosenblum is the Chair of the NACD Pacific Southwest Chapter.  An experienced director, he also currently serves on the boards of Hanmi Financial Corporation and its subsidiary, Hanmi Bank, and of the Library Foundation of Los Angeles.  He previously served as Chair of the Echo Foundation, as a trustee of Wesleyan University and as a member of Deloitte Consulting LLP’s board.  As National Managing Director for Corporate Development at Deloitte Consulting, Rosenblum was responsible for identifying, assessing and executing investments in key growth areas, including cloud and analytics technologies.  He is currently an advisor to a prominent private equity firm and a member of Sage Partners, LLC.