PROPOSAL ONE (CONTINUED)
DIRECTORS WHOSE TERMS OF OFFICE WILL CONTINUE AFTER THE ANNUAL MEETING
David A. Daberko, age 72 Director since 2007
Retired Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer, National City Corporation, now a
part of PNC Financial Services Group, Inc. Mr. Daberko earned a bachelors degree from Denison University and a M.B.A. degree from the Weatherhead School of Management at Case Western Reserve University. He joined National City Bank in
1968. Mr. Daberko was elected Deputy Chairman of National City Corporation and President of National City Bank in Cleveland in 1987. He served as President and Chief Operating Officer of National City Corporation from 1993 until 1995. From 1995
until his retirement in 2007, Mr. Daberko served as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of National City Corporation. Mr. Daberko is also a director of Marathon Petroleum Corporation and MPLX GP LLC, and was formerly a director of
Williams Partners L.P.
The Board of Directors has determined that Mr. Daberko
should serve as a Director because of his extensive executive management experience, including 12 years as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of National City Corporation. In that position, Mr. Daberko dealt with many of the major
issues, such as financial, strategic, technology, compensation, management development, acquisitions, capital allocation, government and stockholder relations, that the Company deals with today. His service on other boards of directors has given him
exposure to different industries and approaches to governance and other key issues.
Shares of Common Stock beneficially owned:
Director in Class I
(term expiring in 2019)
Thomas S. Gross, age 63 Director since 2012
Retired Vice Chairman and Chief Operating Officer for the Electrical Sector of Eaton
Corporation plc, a global diversified power management company. Mr. Gross joined Eaton in 2003 as Vice President, Eaton Business Systems, and from June 2004 to December 2009 served as President of Eatons power quality and controls
business. From January 2009 until his retirement in August 2015, Mr. Gross served as Vice Chairman and Chief Operating Officer for Eatons Electrical Sector. Prior to joining Eaton, Mr. Gross held executive leadership positions with
Danaher Corporation, Xycom Automation and Rockwell Automation. Mr. Gross is a director of WABCO Holdings Inc., a leading manufacturer of vehicle control systems, and is also a director of Celestica Inc., a leading manufacturer of electronic and
mechanical parts and systems. Mr. Gross received his B.S. degree in electrical and computer engineering from the University of Wisconsin and his M.B.A. degree from the University of Michigan.
The Board of Directors has determined that Mr. Gross should serve as a Director because of
his extensive executive management experience at Eaton Corporation plc. At Eaton, Mr. Gross dealt with many of the major issues, such as financial, strategic, technology, compensation, management development, acquisitions and capital
allocation, that the Company deals with today. Also, with his extensive financial background, Mr. Gross is a financial expert for the Companys Audit Committee.
(term expiring in
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