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Ann Yerger

Advisor, Spencer Stuart North America Board Practice


Ms. Yerger has dedicated her career to the advancement of corporate governance and investor protection initiatives. She has held various governance advisory roles, including her current position as Advisor with Spencer Stuart North America Board Practice, a leading board consulting firm, which she has held since 2017. She has also served as a Member of the Grant Thornton Audit Quality Advisory Council since 2019. Previously, Ms. Yerger served as Executive Director, Center for Board Matters at Ernst & Young LLP from 2015 to 2017. In addition, she has served as a member of several advisory boards and committees, including the Investor Advisory Committee of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission and the Nasdaq Listing and Hearing Review Council. She has been recognized by the International Corporate Governance Network and NACD for her contributions to investor collaboration and the improvement of corporate governance. Ms. Yerger's deep corporate governance and shareholder-oriented work provide our Board with important insight and guidance with respect to our corporate governance practices and engagement with key stakeholders.


  • BA, Economics, Duke University
  • MBA, Tulane University
  • CFA charter holder