Board Committees

Below is a summary of our committee structure and membership information. To read more about any of the committees, click on committee names in the chart below.
Chairperson Chairperson Committee Member Member Chairman of the Board Chairman of the Board
Lead Director Lead Director
 Audit CommitteeNominations and Governance CommitteeCompensation Committee
Outside Directors
Joseph Eazor 
Joseph Eazor
Director


Mr. Eazor has served as President, Chief Executive Officer and a director of EarthLink since January 2014. Prior to joining EarthLink, Mr. Eazor worked in a variety of senior executive and consulting roles. From 2011 until 2013, he was Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Global Sales and Customer Operations at EMC Corporation, a global leader in IT and business transformation, where he helped drive significant market share gains and lead storage technology growth in the ... 

Committee Member Committee Member  
Frank J. Fanzilli, Jr. 
Frank J. Fanzilli, Jr.
Director


Frank J. Fanzilli, Jr. has served as a director of our company since July 2002. Mr. Fanzilli was previously a Managing Director and the Global Chief Information Officer of Credit Suisse First Boston, where he worked from 1985 until his retirement in 2002. Prior to joining Credit Suisse, Mr. Fanzilli was an engineer with IBM, where he managed systems engineering and software development for Fortune 50 accounts. Mr. Fanzilli has served on the boards of a number of notable companies in the softw... 

   Committee Member
Armando Geday 
Armando Geday
Director


Armando Geday has served as a director of our company since July 2000. From April 1997 until February 2004, Mr. Geday served as president, chief executive officer and a director of GlobespanVirata, Inc., a digital subscriber line chipset design company. After GlobespanVirata was acquired by Conexant Systems, Inc. in 2004, Mr. Geday served as chief executive officer of Conexant from February 2004 until November 2004. Prior to joining GlobespanVirata, Mr. Geday served as vice president and gene... 

   Committee Member
Keith Geeslin  
Keith Geeslin
Director, Chairman of the Compensation Committee


Keith Geeslin has served as a director of our company since May 1996 and is chairman of our Compensation Committee. Mr. Geeslin became a partner at Francisco Partners in January 2004, prior to which Mr. Geeslin spent 19 years with the Sprout Group, the venture capital arm of Credit Suisse’s asset management business, which conducts its activities through affiliates of Credit Suisse Securities (USA) LLC. Prior to joining the Sprout Group, Mr. Geeslin was the general manager of a division of Ty... 

   Chairperson
Robert F. Kurimsky  
Robert F. Kurimsky
Director


F. Robert Kurimsky has served as a director of our company since February 2001. Mr. Kurimsky served as senior vice president of Technology Solutions Company, a systems integrator, from 1994 through 1998 and again from January 2002 through June 2003. Mr. Kurimsky served as senior vice president of The Concours Group, a consulting and executive education provider, from 1998 through December 2001. Prior to his service with Technology Solutions Company, Mr. Kurimsky spent 20 years in information ... 

Committee Member Committee Member  
Daniel Pulver  Lead Director
Daniel Pulver
Director


Daniel Pulver has served as a director of our company since October 1999 and as our lead independent director since July 2013. Prior to serving as our lead director, Mr. Pulver served as the chairman of our Nominations and Governance Committee. Mr. Pulver is a founder and managing member of Pulver Capital Management. Mr. Pulver served as a director at Credit Suisse First Boston LLC from November 2000, when Credit Suisse First Boston LLC (now Credit Suisse Securities (USA) LLC) merge... 

Committee Member Committee Member  
Gary B. Smith 
Gary B. Smith
Director, Chairman of the Nominations and Governance Committee


Gary B. Smith has served as a director of our company since May 2004 and is chairman of our Nominations and Governance Committee. Prior to serving as chairman of our Nominations and Governance Committee, Mr. Smith served as our lead independent director. Mr. Smith is currently the president, chief executive officer and a director of Ciena Corporation, a global supplier of telecommunications networking equipment, software and services. Mr. Smith began serving as chief executive offi... 

  Chairperson  
David F. Walker 
David F. Walker
Director, Chairman of the Audit Committee


David F. Walker has served as a director of our company since February 2006 and is chairman of our Audit Committee. Mr. Walker is the Director of the Accountancy Program and the Program for Social Responsibility and Corporate Reporting at the University of South Florida St. Petersburg, where he has been employed since 2002. Prior to joining the University of South Florida, Mr. Walker was with Arthur Andersen LLP, having served as a partner in that firm from 1986 through 2002. Mr. Walker earne... 

Chairperson Committee Member  
Inside Directors
Alan G. Bunte 
Alan G. Bunte
Director, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer


Alan G. Bunte has served as a director of our company since January 2008, as our Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer since October 2003 and as our senior vice president from December 1999 until October 2003. Prior to joining our company, Mr. Bunte was with Norand Corporation from 1986 to January 1998, serving as its senior vice president of planning and business development from 1991 to January 1998. Mr. Bunte obtained his bachelor’s and master’s degrees in business administr... 

   
N. Robert Hammer  Chairman of the Board
N. Robert Hammer
Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer


N. Robert Hammer has served as our Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer since March 1998. Mr. Hammer was also a venture partner from 1997 until December 2003 of the Sprout Group, the venture capital arm of Credit Suisse’s asset management business, which conducts its activities through affiliates of Credit Suisse Securities (USA) LLC. Prior to joining the Sprout Group, Mr. Hammer served as the chairman, president and chief executive officer of Norand Corporation, a portable compute...