In the course of his distinguished career, Edward A. Brennan served as chairman and CEO of Sears, Roebuck, & Company, and as a director on the boards of some of America’s leading companies, including 3M, American Airlines, Exelon, and McDonald’s.

In recognition of Ed Brennan’s commitment to strong and successful board leadership, Dominican University’s Brennan School of Business established the annual Edward A. Brennan Forum on Corporate Governance. This event gathers business leaders and industry experts to discuss trends and issues affecting corporate governance, their implications, and possible responses.

The event is moderated by Charles Elson, Director of the John L. Weinberg Center for Corporate Governance at the University of Delaware.

Recent Panelists
  • Pamela Forbes Lieberman, Former CEO of TrueValue, Director at AM Castle, Kreher Steel, and VWR
  • Jose Luis Prado, Chair and CEO at Evans Foods, Director at Northern Trust and Brinker International
  • Sheila Talton, President and CEO at Gray Matter Analytics, Director at Deere & Company, Wintrust Financial Corporation, OG Energy Corp
  • Anton Valukas, Chair at Jenner & Block and Former U.S. Attorne