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Gail Stewart Named to the 2023 NACD Directorship 100™


HOUSTON, September 22, 2023 – Baker Botts L.L.P., a leading international technology, energy and life sciences law firm, is pleased to announce that partner Gail Stewart has been named by the National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD) to the 2023 NACD Directorship 100™, an annual recognition of the leading corporate directors, corporate governance experts, policymakers, and influencers who significantly impact boardroom practices and performance.  

Honorees will be recognized at the 2023 Directorship 100 Awards Gala in New York City on December 13, in addition to being featured in NACD Directorship magazine’s annual list of The Most Influential People in Boardrooms and Corporate Governance. Ms. Stewart is based in the Houston office and serves as the firmwide Section Chair of Baker Botts’ Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation practice.

“Exemplifying board leadership is a top priority for our organization, and this year's peer-nominated Directorship 100 honorees demonstrate their excellence in governance,” said NACD president and CEO Peter Gleason. “The accomplishments and integrity of this year’s director honorees are inspiring, and we look forward to celebrating these individuals at our annual gala in New York.” The National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD) is a premier membership organization for board directors.

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