Boyd promotes Christine Spadafor as Governance lead

screen-shot-2016-09-19-at-20-31-18US Casino and leisure operator Boyd Gaming (Boyd) has confirmed the promotion of Christine Spadafor as its Chair of Governance & Nominating Committee for its Board of Directors.

Spadafor has been a board member of Boyd since 2009, the promotion will see her lead Boyd’s governance initiatives and procedures, playing a key role in qualifying board prospects and appointments.

“As a valued member of our Board for the last seven years, Christine has distinguished herself through her dedication and insightful counsel,” said Keith Smith, President and Chief Executive Officer of Boyd Gaming. 

“We look forward to further leveraging Christine’s considerable talent and expertise as head of this key Board committee.”

A former management consultant, Spadafor has advised numerous US multi-national organizations on enterprise strategy, organizational performance, leadership management and governance restructuring.

Spadafor is a graduate of Harvard Law School and the Harvard School of Public Health, and is a visiting lecturer at Tuck Executive Education at the University of Dartmouth’s Tuck School of Business.

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