Mark A. Pfister

Mark A. Pfister is CEO & Chief Board Consultant of M. A. Pfister Strategy Group, an executive advisory firm that serves as a strategic advisory council for executives and Boards in the public, private, and nonprofit sectors. He is also Chairman & CEO of Integral Board Group, a specialized Board services and consulting company.

More Grits, Please!

As the title may suggest, my request for 'grits' is not referencing the porridge made from boiled cornmeal. The grits I am interested in are leaders and Board Directors with resilience and the...

Are You Hindering Your Appointment?

Reflecting on a Year of Board Candidate Interactions

(Originally appeared in the December 20th,...

The Top 5 Mistakes Board Candidates Make

The Board Director space is a highly crowded and discerning vertical to not only break into, but to...

Performing a Board Architecture Assessment

How a Board is structured, or as I like to say, "architected," has much to do with its current and...