President of IT & BPO Firm Joins Banking Group
SunTrust Banks has appointed Donna Morea, the President of the U.S., Europe, and Asia segment at CGI Group, to its Board of Directors. She also serves on CGI Group's Board of Directors. Morea joined CGI after it acquired American Management Systems, a high technology & management consulting firm where she served as EVP of the Public Sector.
Viacom & Accenture Board Member Joins Automotive Parts Company
LKQ has appointed Blythe McGarvie, 54, to its Board of Directors. Currently, McGarvie serves as the CEO and Founder of Leadership for International Finance. She also sits on the board of directors at Viacom and Accenture. Earlier in her career, she was the EVP & CFO of BIC Group, a publicly traded consumer goods company. Prior to BIC Group, McGarvie was the EVP & CFO of Hannaford Bros., a Fortune 500 retailer.
Transportation Products Manufacturer Appoints SVP of Texas Instruments
Melendy Lovett has been elected to the Board of Directors at Trinity Industries. Currently, she serves as SVP of Texas Instruments and President of the company's worldwide Education Technology business. Before being named SVP, Lovett was a VP in the company's human resources organization. Prior to joining TI, she was a Senior Manager with the consulting firm Coopers & Lybrand. In addition to her TI duties, Lovett has established and leads an initiative of TI women who are working to improve math and science education for girls in elementary through high school.
Pair of New Directors at Gaming & Hospitality Provider
Pinnacle Entertainment has elected Desiree Rogers to join the company as a Director. Currently, she serves as the CEO of Johnson Publishing Company. She also serves on the Board of Directors of Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois, the Northwestern Memorial Foundation, and the Polk Foundation. Prior to joining Johnson, Rogers served as The White House Social Secretary under President Obama. Earlier in her career, she has held senior roles at Allstate, Peoples Energy, and Larry Levy.
Jaynie Miller Studenmund has also joined the company’s Board. Currently, she is a member of the board of directors at Orbitz Worldwide, Western Asset, and Forest Lawn Memorial Parks. Most recently, she served as President & CEO of eHarmony.com. Before eHarmony, she was the COO for Overture Services and PayMyBills.Com. Earlier in her career, she was a Managing Committee Member at Home Savings of America, Great Western Bank, and First Interstate Bancorp.
Former Motorola VP Named Chairman of Biopharma Company
China Biologic elected David Xiaoying Gao as Chairman of its Board. He has been serving on the company’s Board since 2011. Most recently, Gao served as the CEO of BMP Sunstone. After BMP Sunstone was acquired by Sanofi, he served as a Senior Integration Advisor to the company. Before joining BMP Sunstone, he was the Chairman & CEO of Abacus Investments, a private wealth management company. Earlier in his career, Gao was Motorola’s VP & Director of the Integrated Electronic System Sector for the Asia-Pacific operation. While at Motorola, he also served as a member of the Management Board of Motorola Asia Pacific, Motorola Japan, and Motorola China.
Date range: March 9th - April 11th