SAN FRANCISCO, April 28, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Federal Home Loan Bank of San Francisco (FHLBank San Francisco) congratulates Director Scott Syphax on his appointment to the 2022 NACD Directorship 100™ list, an annual recognition of influential directors named by their peers and governance professionals by the National Association of Corporate Directors.
Syphax joined the FHLBank San Francisco Board of Directors in 2002 and served as Vice Chairman of the Board from 2010 to 2012. He is the organization’s longest serving director. In addition to the board of FHLBank San Francisco, he serves on the boards of the Sacramento Regional Community Foundation, ProAssurance Corp. and NORCAL Mutual Insurance Co.
Syphax is CEO of Syphax Strategic Solutions Inc., a management consulting and business development firm in Elk Grove, California, which focuses on the real estate development, healthcare and community finance sectors. He previously served as CEO and President of Nehemiah Corporation of America, a mortgage finance and real estate development company in Sacramento, and Director of Public Affairs for Eli Lilly & Company.
“We are proud that Scott has been recognized by the NACD for his leadership on the board,” said Simone Lagomarsino, chair of the board of directors of FHLBank San Francisco. “He is an undeniable asset to our Board and our organization, and we truly appreciate his wisdom, insight, sound advice and thoughtful approach. We congratulate him on this well-deserved recognition.
“Scott has always demonstrated excellence in the boardroom, and we are thrilled to see his innovation, courage and integrity honored,” said FHLBank San Francisco President and CEO Teresa Bryce Bazemore. “His impact extends far beyond FHLBank San Francisco, as he led a decades-long effort to open doors for diverse director candidates and help organizations improve their governance and performance by harnessing the power of diversity. and inclusion.”
Directorship 100 Award winners will be recognized at the 2022 NACD Directorship 100 Awards Gala on June 22 in New York City and will be highlighted in NACD Directorship magazine’s annual list of the most influential people in boardrooms and corporate governance. ‘business.
In 2021, the FHLBank San Francisco Board was one of three winners of the NACD DE&I Award™, which highlights forward-thinking boards that leverage the power of diversity, equity and inclusion to improve their governance and create long-term value for their organizations and stakeholders.
About Federal Home Loan Bank of San Francisco
The Federal Home Loan Bank of San Francisco is a member-driven cooperative that helps local lenders in Arizona, California and Nevada strengthen communities, create opportunity and change lives for the better. The tools and resources we provide to our member financial institutions – commercial banks, credit unions, industrial loan companies, thrifts, insurance companies and community development financial institutions – promote home ownership, expand access to quality housing and stimulate economic development. Together with our members and other partners, we make the communities we serve more vibrant, equitable and resilient.
About the NCD
For more than 40 years, NACD has been at the forefront of corporate governance, setting standards of excellence that have elevated board performance. NACD provides today’s directors with ideas and education that advance their mission, while preparing a new generation of board leaders to meet the greatest challenges of tomorrow. NACD is a community of more than 23,000 directors driven by a common goal: to be trusted catalysts of economic opportunity and positive change – in businesses and in the communities they serve. To learn more about NACD, visit www.nacdonline.org.