Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) announced today the election of
Henrietta H. Fore to its board of directors. Ms. Fore is chairman and
chief executive officer of Holsman International, an investment and
With Ms. Fore's election, the ExxonMobil board stands at 12 directors,
11 of whom are non-employee directors.
Ms. Fore served from November 2007 to January 2009 as the first female
administrator of the United States Agency for International Development
(USAID) and as director of U.S. Foreign Assistance. Previously, Ms. Fore
served as undersecretary of state for management, the chief operating
officer for the Department of State, and as the 37th director of the
United States Mint in the Department of Treasury and was elected
president of the International Mint Directors.
Ms. Fore was named global co-chair, and first woman co-chair, of the
Asia Society. She is co-chair of WomenCorporateDirectors. She is a
trustee of the Center for Strategic and International Studies and the
Aspen Institute, and is a director of numerous humanitarian efforts,
such as the Clinton-Bush Haiti Fund, the Committee Encouraging Corporate
Philanthropy, North Africa Partnership for Economic Opportunity and the
Center for Global Development.
She serves on the boards of Theravance, Inc., a biopharmaceutical
company specializing in commercialization of small molecule medicines,
and Diagnostics for All, a non-profit organization seeking to create
affordable diagnostic devices for the developing world.
Exxon Mobil Corporation
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growing energy needs. ExxonMobil holds an industry-leading inventory of
resources, is the largest refiner and marketer of petroleum products,
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