J. Danforth Quayle
J. Danforth Quayle has served as a director since May 2007. He currently serves as Chair of the Company’s Compensation Committee and on the Company’s Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee. Mr. Quayle is the Chairman of Cerberus Global Investments, a position he has held since 1999, when he joined Cerberus Capital Management, one of the world’s leading private investment firms with over $27 billion in committed capital. As chairman of Cerberus Global Investments, Mr. Quayle has been actively involved in new business sourcing and marketing in North America, Asia and Europe. Prior to joining Cerberus Global Investements, Mr. Quayle served as a Congressman and Senator from the State of Indiana and as the 44th Vice President of the United States. During his tenure as Vice President, President George H.W. Bush named Mr. Quayle to head the Council of Competitiveness, which worked to ensure America’s international competitiveness in the 21st century. During his Vice Presidency, Mr. Quayle made official visits to 47 countries and chaired the National Space Council. Since leaving public office in 1993, Mr. Quayle has established and sold an insurance business in Indiana. For two years he was a distinguished visiting professor of international studies at Thunderbird, The American Graduate School of International Management in Phoenix, Arizona. Mr. Quayle has served on many public and private companies’ boards during the past 20 years, including board and committee service with US Filter Corporation and K2 Inc.