PHILADELPHIA, June 4, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD) Philadelphia Chapter has announced that Terence J. Connors has been named President. Connors is a senior audit partner in KPMG's Philadelphia office where he serves as the Pennsylvania Business Unit's Professional Practice Partner.
Connors has served as engagement partner or concurring review partner for many large public companies. He completed a rotation in KPMG's national office in New York. In October, 2011, Connors was elected to KPMG LLP's Board of Directors. He is a frequent speaker and panelist with KPMG's Audit Committee Institute, the Pennsylvania Bar Institute and other professional groups. He also serves as a Trustee for his alma mater, St. Joseph's Preparatory School and is a member of the Board of Trustees of Gesu School, an independent Catholic School in the Jesuit tradition.
"We are pleased to have Terry as our new President of the Philadelphia NACD Chapter," said Judith M. von Seldeneck, Chapter Chairman and Founder and CEO of Diversified Search. "He will bring a wealth of experience in corporate governance and national contacts that will further enhance the programs and activities of NACD."
The National Association of Corporate Directors is the premier source of corporate governance information, education and training for Directors and CEOs who are committed to raising standards and improving boardroom performance. The mission of NACD Philadelphia is to encourage professional excellence and self-improvement in the boardroom by providing educational programs for Board Members and CEOs.
For more information, visit www.nacdphiladelphia.org.
CONTACT: Judith M. von Seldeneck 215 656 3550Source:NACD Philadelphia Chapter