David Childers spoke on January 21, 2010, at the University of Arizona Eller College of Management's Distinguished Speaker Series. He is President and CEO of EthicsPoint. Mr. Childers is a pioneer in the fields of governance, risk, and compliance. He is a member of the Society of Corporate Compliance and Ethics (SCCE), the Ethics & Compliance Officer Association (ECOA), the International Association of Privacy Professionals, where he has been trained and is certified as an Information Privacy Professional (CIPP), and the National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD), where he has completed the Director of Professionalism course and is certified in Director Education. He is a charter member of the Open Compliance and Ethics Group (OCEG), a coalition of the nation's business leaders assembled to develop compliance standards and guidelines. He is a member of the Association for Corporate Growth (ACG) and serves as the Vice Chairman for the Software Association of Oregon (SAO). Mr. Childers is a frequent lecturer on the subject of business ethics and was named one of the 100 Most Influential People in Finance by Treasury & Risk magazine in 2008.