A board director is an individual who is elected to serve on the board of directors of a corporation or other organization. The board of directors is responsible for overseeing the management of the organization and making key strategic decisions on behalf of the company. Board directors are typically chosen for their expertise, experience, and leadership skills, and they are expected to act in the best interests of the company and its shareholders. Board directors are usually elected by the shareholders of the company, and they serve for a fixed term. They are typically paid a fee for their services, and they may also be eligible for stock options or other forms of compensation.