MENLO PARK, Calif. --Protiviti, a global consulting firm, has added Evelyn Dilsaver to its advisory board. Dilsaver is the fourth member of the board, which assists Protiviti clients in improving corporate governance, implementing risk management practices, and successfully charting business courses in a dynamic global marketplace.
Dilsaver is the former president and CEO of Charles Schwab Investment Management. Prior to that, she served as the chief financial officer and chief administrative officer for U.S. Trust, and as a bank controller. Dilsaver is also an active member of several boards of directors. She serves currently on the boards of Aeropostale, Blue Shield of California, High Mark Funds and Tempur-Pedic International.
"In 2009, we made a commitment to better serve our clients by helping them navigate the evolving economic and regulatory business environment through the creation of the Protiviti Advisory Board," said Joseph Tarantino, Protiviti president and CEO. "With her extensive experience serving on audit committees as well as her public accounting background, Evelyn Dilsaver will bring valuable insights to our clients, especially in regard to their board risk oversight process. I'm thrilled to welcome her to our Advisory Board."
Dilsaver joins current Protiviti Advisory Board members Dirk Kempthorne, president and CEO of the American Council of Life Insurers and former U.S. Secretary of the Interior, U.S. senator and governor of Idaho; Robert McTeer, economist, distinguished fellow at the National Center for Policy Analysis, former president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas and former chancellor of Texas A&M University; and Marc Morial, president and CEO of the National Urban League and former mayor of New Orleans.
"Businesses today are dealing with unprecedented challenges in the face of evolving regulations, while also trying to strike the appropriate balance between creating and protecting enterprise value. I'm eager to help Protiviti's clients meet those challenges and strengthen their governance and compliance programs," said Dilsaver. "It's my great pleasure to join the Protiviti Advisory Board and work alongside my fellow board members."
Additionally, Dilsaver is on multiple not-for-profit boards, including the California State University East Bay Foundation, NACD Northern California Chapter, The Commonwealth Club and Women's Initiative. She is also the recipient of numerous leadership awards.