DIRECTORS ROSTER: A quarterly record of new director appointments.


The Directors & Boards Directors Roster--a quarterly record of new director appointments--is compiled from public and private sources by Directors & Boards' Roster editor Barbara Wenger, and is sponsored by Diversified Search. Please forward your director appointments to

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San Jose, Calif.

added to its board

Kathleen K. Oberg


Marriott International Inc.

Bethesda, Md.

Oberg is in her current role since 2016. Previously, she was CFO for The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Co., a wholly owned subsidiary of Marriott. She has held a range of financial leadership positions with Marriott since joining the company in 1999.

Dheeraj Pandey

Co-Founder, CEO & Chairman

Nutanix Inc.

San Jose, Calif.

Pandey has been in his current position since co-founding Nutanix in 2009. Previously, he was VP of engineering at Aster Data (now Teradata), and held engineering and leadership roles at Oracle Corp., Zambeel Inc., and Trilogy Software Inc.

Adobe is a software and services provider. Revenues are $9 billion.


Raleigh, N.C.

added to its board

Jeffry J. Jones II

President & CEO

H&R Block Inc.

Kansas City, Mo.

Jones joined H&R Block in 2017. He served as Uber's first president from 2016 to 2017. Previously, he was EVP and CMO of Target Corp. and held senior leadership roles with The Coca-Cola Co., Gap Inc., and the advertising agency Leo Burnett.

Sharon L. McCollam

McCollam served as EVP, CFO and CAO of Best Buy Co. Inc. from 2012 until her retirement in mid-2016. She joined Williams-Sonoma in 2000, where she served as EVP and CFO from 2006 until 2012. From 1993 to 2000, she held management positions at Dole Food Co., including VP and CFO of the company's fresh vegetables division.

Advance Auto Parts is the largest automotive aftermarket parts provider in North America. Revenues are $10 billion.


Santa Clara, Calif.

added to its board

Mala Anand


SAP, Intelligent Enterprise Solutions

Irving, Calif.

Anand is in her present position since 2016. Prior to SAP, she was SVP, data & analytics and automation software platform group at Cisco Systems Inc. for 10 years.

Agilent operates in the life sciences, diagnostics and genomics, communications and electronic industries. Revenues are $5 billion.


New York, N.Y.

added to its board

Thomas F. Motamed

Motamed retired as chairman and CEO of CNA Financial Corporation in 2016 after serving in the position since 2009. Previously, he spent 31 years at The Chubb Corporation, beginning his career as a claims trainee and rising to vice chairman and COO.

AIG is an international insurance and financial services company. Revenues are $47 billion.


Irvine, Calif.

added to its board

Robert J. Hugin

Hugin served as CEO of Celgene Corporation from 2010 to 2016 and executive chairman from 2011 to 2018. Prior to joining Celgene in 1999 as CFO, he was managing director at J.P. Morgan & Co. Inc.

Allergan develops pharmaceutical products with a specialty in eye care. Revenues are $16 billion.


Seattle, Wash.

added to its board

Rosalind G. Brewer

Group President, Americas

Starbucks Corporation

Seattle, Wash.

Brewer has been group president and COO of Starbucks since 2017. From 2012 until 2017, she was president and CEO of Sam's Club, a division of Walmart Stores Inc. Prior to joining Walmart, she spent a 22-year career at Kimberly-Clark Corp.

Indra Nooyi

Nooyi joined PepsiCo in 1994, named president and CEO in 2006 and chairman in 2007. She retired in 2018. She has been consistently ranked among the "World's 100 Most Powerful Women" by Forbes and was named the third most powerful woman in business by Fortune in 2014.

Amazon is an online retailer. Revenues are $233 billion.


Glenview, III.

added to its board

William S. Simon

Simon was president and CEO of Walmart U.S. from 2010 until his retirement in 2014. Previously, he held several senior positions at Brinker International, Diageo, Cadbury-Schweppes, PepsiCo and RJR-Nabisco.

Chuck Swoboda


Cape Point Advisors

Morrisville, N.C.

Swoboda was chairman and CEO of Cree Inc, a publicly traded manufacturer of semiconductors and lighting products, from 2001 to 2017. He is a co-inventor on 24 U.S. patents covering a wide array of LED and lighting related technology.

Anixter is a distributor of communications and security products. Revenues are $8 billion.


Los Angeles, Calif.

added to its board

Antoinette Bush

EVP & Global Head Gov. Affairs

News Corp

New York, N.Y.

Bush joined News Corp in 2013. Previously, she held various positions during her 20-year tenure at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher, & Flom LLP, most recently as partner in charge of the Communications Group.

Ares is a private investment firm. Revenues are $1 billion


Bakersfield, Calif.

added to its board

Donald L. Paul

Executive Director

Univ. of Southern California Energy Institute

Los Angeles, Calif.

Paul had a 33-year career with the Chevron Corporation retiring in 2008 as VP and chief technology officer. He currently serves as a senior advisor at the Center for Strategic and International Studies in Washington D.C.

Berry is an oil and gas production and exploration company. Revenues are $556 million.


New York, N.Y.

added to its board

Juliann M. Bowerman

Chief Global Digital Officer

Kellogg Company

Battle Creek, Mich.

Prior to joining Kellogg in 2019, Bowerman served as SVP, digital engagement & eCommerce at The Hain Celestial Group Inc. Previously, she spent over 20 years at The Coca-Cola Company in various roles, most recently as global VP, eCommerce.

Brixmor Property Group Inc. is a real estate investment trust that invests in shopping centers. Revenues are $1.28 billion.


San Jose, Calif.

added to its board

Harry L. You

President & CF0

GTY Technology Holdings Inc.

Las Vegas, Nev.

You is in his current position since 2016. Previously, he was EVP of EMC Corporation.

He served as CEO of BearingPoint Inc., EVP and CFO of Oracle Corporation, CFO of Accenture Ltd., and spent 14 years at Morgan Stanley.

Broadcom provides wired and wireless broadband communications semiconductors. Revenues are $21 billion.


McLean, Va.

added to its board

Francois Locoh-Donou

President, CEO & Dir.

F5 Networks

Seattle, Wash.

Prior to joining F5 in 2017, Locoh-Donou served as SVP and COO of Ciena, a network strategy and technology company. In addition to his responsibilities at F5 Networks, he is the co-founder and chairman of Cajou Espoir, a cashew-processing business in rural Togo.

Capital One is a financial holding company. Revenues are $22 billion.


Miami, Fla.

added to its board

Katie Lahey

Lahey has been appointed to serve on the boards of both Carnival Corp. and Carnival pic. She currently is the executive chair, Australasia for Korn Ferry and chair of the Tourism & Transport Form, Australia's tourism and transportation industry group.

Carnival is a leisure travel and cruise company. Revenues are $19 billion.


Louisville, Ky.

added to its board

Mignon Clyburn

Clyburn served as a commissioner of the FCC from 2009 to 2018, including as acting chair during the last five years of her tenure. She served 11 years on the public service commission of South Carolina and nearly 15 years as publisher of Charleston's Coastal Times. In 2019, she was appointed to the newly created National Security Commission on Artificial Intelligence.

Charah provides environmental and maintenance services to the powe generation industry. Revenues are $706 million.


Chicago, III.

added to its board

Brian E. Sandoval

President, Global Gaming Dev.

MGM Resorts Ingternational

Las Vegas, Nev.

Sandoval was named president of global gaming development in 2019, and will head MGM's expansion plans in Japan. He served as Nevada's first Hispanic governor from 2011 to 2019. Prior to be elected governor, he was a state assemblyman, the youngest chairman of the Nevada Gaming Commission, attorney general and a federal court judge.

Coeur Mining develops and produces gold, silver, zinc and lead properties. Revenues are $626 million.


New York, N.Y.

added to its board

Lisa M. Edwards

EVP, Strategic Business Opers. Inc.

San Francisco, Calif.

Edwards joined Salesforce in 2012 as VP of finance, and is in her current position since 2017. She previously served in senior management roles at Visa Inc., including SVP and head of global business development and IP strategy.

Colgate-Palmolive is a consumer products company focused on oral care, personal care, home care and pet nutrition. Revenues are $15 billion.


S. San Francisco, Calif.

added to its board

Rocky B. Dewbre


Petroleum Partners LLC


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