- B.S. Business Administration, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
- M.B.A., Kenan-Flagler Business School at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Virginia Rhodes has over 20 years of executive compensation consulting experience. She consults in all areas of executive and board of director compensation, including incentive program design, pay benchmarking, pay-for-performance analyses, governance best practices, change-in-control and severance agreements, tally sheets, total compensation statements and proxy drafting.
Virginia’s clients include large companies in diverse industries including consumer products, food and beverage, media, paper and packaging, tobacco and transportation. Her client relationships are primarily at the Compensation Committee level but involve regular interaction with company management.
Virginia has been a speaker at the NACD’s Leading Minds of Compensation, Equilar Webinars and G100 Talent Consortium. She has written articles for C-SUITE Insight Magazine and CEO Pay Trends (an Equilar publication).
Recent Articles/Videos Featuring Virginia:
Should ESG Metrics be Included in Executive Incentive Plans? - https://www.meridiancp.com/should-esg-metrics-be-included-in-executive-incentive-plans/
Emerging Topics for Compensation Committees - https://www.meridiancp.com/emerging-topics-for-compensation-committees/
Meridian Perspectives Video Series: Episode 3 - https://www.meridiancp.com/meridian-perspectives-video-series-episode-3/
“Tis the Season…Are You Ready? - https://www.meridiancp.com/tis-the-seasonare-you-ready/
Board Governance: Preparing for Next Proxy Season - https://www.meridiancp.com/board-governance-preparing-for-next-proxy-season/
Compensation Advisors Deliver Advice on Taxes, Culture, and Big Investors - https://www.meridiancp.com/compensation-advisors-deliver-advice-on-taxes-culture-and-big-investors/
NACD Leading Minds of Compensation South - https://www.meridiancp.com/nacd-leading-minds-of-compensation-south/