The Private Directors Association is a volunteer run organization with a passion to help private companies create, upgrade and professionalize their boards while developing and promoting talented, experienced, and diverse board candidates. Our mission is to help you achieve your mission. The organization was founded in 2014 and now has nearly 2,000 members and 17 chapters. Many additional chapters are in formation.

Our website is full of information about our organization and programs. You can always Contact Us for more information, but first:

  • If you are a private company looking for board members or help to create or improve your board, please check out Private Board Support.  

  • We have additional support for family businesses at Family Business Support.

  • If you are a recruiter assisting a private company with board recruiting,  check out Board Member Recruiting Support.

  • If you are a private equity firm looking to augment your portfolio company boards, please check out Private Equity Support.

  • If you are an experienced executive or board member looking for an opportunity to serve on a private company board, attend one of our events and/or check out our Member Benefits.

  • And we recommend that everyone become familiar with our Cyber Security Initiative.