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Western Asset Municipal Partners Fund Inc (MNP)

MNP on New York Consolidated

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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Jane Trust

54 2015 Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer, Trustee/ Director

Richard Sennett

46 2011 Principal Financial Officer

Ted Becker

65 2006 Chief Compliance Officer

Steven Frank

49 2010 Treasurer

Vanessa Williams

37 2011 Identity Theft Prevention Officer

Robert Frenkel

62 2003 Secretary, Chief Legal Officer

William Hutchinson

74 2014 Lead Independent Director

Robert Agdern

66 2015 Independent Director

Carol Colman

70 2002 Independent Director

Daniel Cronin

70 2002 Independent Director

Paolo Cucchi

75 2007 Independent Director

Leslie Gelb

79 2001 Independent Director

Eileen Kamerick

58 2013 Independent Director

Riordan Roett

78 1997 Independent Director

Biographies

Name Description

Jane Trust

Ms. Jane E. Trust is Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer, Trustee/ Director of the Company. Ms. Trust is a Managing Director of Legg Mason & Co., LLC and has been a part of the Legg Mason family for almost 27 years. She has held senior investment roles within Legg Mason Capital Management (“LMCM”) and Legg Mason Investment Counsel (“LMIC”). Ms. Trust was an Institutional Portfolio Manager for LMCM, managing accounts on behalf of sovereign wealth funds, pension plans, public funds and mutual funds. At LMIC, Ms. Trust was Head of Investments, supervising a team of equity and fixed income portfolio managers and overseeing the firm’s trading desk. In addition, currently Ms. Trust serves as Senior Vice President of LMPFA, the Fund’s investment manager. Ms. Trust earned a B.A. in Engineering Sciences from Dartmouth College and an M.A.S. in Finance from The Johns Hopkins University. In addition, she is a CFA® charterholder. Ms. Trust is also Senior Vice President of LMPFA, each Fund’s investment adviser.

Richard Sennett

Mr. Richard F. Sennett is Principal Financial Officer of Western Asset Municipal Partners Fund Inc. He serve as Principal Financial Officer and Treasurer of certain mutual funds associated with Legg Mason & Co. or its affiliates (since 2011 and 2013); Managing Director of Legg Mason & Co. and Senior Manager of the Treasury Policy group for Legg Mason & Co.’s Global Fiduciary Platform (since 2011); formerly, Chief Accountant within the SEC’s Division of Investment Management (2007 to 2011); formerly, Assistant Chief Accountant within the SEC’s Division of Investment Management (2002 to 2007).

Ted Becker

Mr. Ted P. Becker is Chief Compliance Officer of Western Asset Municipal Partners Fund Inc. He is Director of Global Compliance at Legg Mason (since 2006); Managing Director of Compliance at Legg Mason, (since 2005); Chief Compliance Officer with certain mutual funds associated with Legg Mason (since 2006); Managing Director of Compliance at Legg Mason or its predecessors (2002-2005). Prior to 2002, Managing Director—Internal Audit & Risk Review at Citigroup Inc.

Steven Frank

Mr. Steven Frank is Treasurer of Western Asset Municipal Partners Fund Inc. He is Vice President of Legg Mason & Co. (since 2002); Treasurer of certain funds associated with Legg Mason or its affiliates (since 2010); formerly, Controller of certain funds associated with Legg Mason or its predecessors (from 2005 to 2010); Formerly, Assistant Controller of certain mutual funds associated with Legg Mason predecessors (from 2001 to 2005).

Vanessa Williams

Ms. Vanessa A. Williams is Identity Theft Prevention Officer of Western Asset Municipal Partners Fund Inc. She is Identity Theft Prevention Officer of certain mutual funds associated with Legg Mason & Co. or its affiliates (since 2011); Chief Anti-Money Laundering Compliance Officer of certain mutual funds associated with Legg Mason & Co. or its affiliates (since 2011); formerly, Assistant Vice President and Senior Compliance Officer of Legg Mason & Co. or its predecessor (2008 to 2011); formerly, Compliance Analyst of Legg Mason & Co. or its predecessor (2004 to 2008).

Robert Frenkel

Mr. Robert I. Frenkel is Secretary, Chief Legal Officer of Western Asset Municipal Partners Fund Inc. He is Managing Director and General Counsel of Global Mutual Funds for Legg Mason and its predecessor (since 1994); Secretary and Chief Legal Officer of mutual funds associated with Legg Mason (since 2003); formerly, Secretary of CFM (2001-2004).

William Hutchinson

Mr. William R. Hutchinson is Lead Independent Director of Western Asset Municipal Partners Fund Inc. He served as President, W.R. Hutchinson & Associates Inc. (consulting) Director (Non-Executive Chairman of the Board (since December 1, 2009)), Associated Banc-Corp. (since 1994).

Robert Agdern

Mr. Robert D. Agdern has been appointed as Director of the Company effective January 1, 2015. He served as Member of the Advisory Committee of the Dispute Resolution Research Center at the Kellogg Graduate School of Business, Northwestern University since 2002; Deputy General Counsel responsible for western hemisphere matters for BP PLC from 1999 to 2001; Associate General Counsel at Amoco Corporation responsible for corporate, chemical, and refining and marketing matters and special assignments from 1993 to 1998 (Amoco merged with British Petroleum in 1998 forming BP PLC).

Carol Colman

Ms. Carol L. Colman is Independent Director of Western Asset Municipal Partners Fund Inc. She is President, Colman Consulting Co.

Daniel Cronin

Mr. Daniel P. Cronin is Independent Director of Western Asset Municipal Partners Fund Inc. He is Retired; formerly, Associate General Counsel, Pfizer, Inc.

Paolo Cucchi

Professor Paolo M. Cucchi is Independent Director of Western Asset Municipal Partners Fund Inc. He is Emeritus Professor of French and Italian at Drew University (since 2014); formerly, Professor of French and Italian at Drew University (2009 to 2014); Vice President and Dean of College of Liberal Arts at Drew University (1984 to 2009)

Leslie Gelb

Mr. Leslie H. Gelb is Independent Director of Western Asset Municipal Partners Fund Inc. He is President Emeritus and Senior Board Fellow, The Council on Foreign Relations (since 2003); for- merly, President, The Council on Foreign Relations (prior to 2003); formerly, Columnist, Deputy Editorial Page Editor and Editor, Op-Ed Page, The New York Times.

Eileen Kamerick

Ms. Eileen A. Kamerick is Independent Director of Western Asset Municipal Partners Fund Inc. She is Adjunct Professor, Washington University in St. Louis and University of Iowa law schools and Consultant, corporate governance matters (since 2014); formerly CFO, Press Ganey Associates (health care informatics company) (2012-2014); Managing Director and CFO, Houlihan Lokey (international investment bank and advisory firm) (2010 to 2012); Senior Vice President, CFO & CLO, Tecta America Corp (commercial roofing company) (2008 to 2010); Executive Vice President and CFO, Bearing Point Inc. (management and technology consulting firm) (2008); Executive Vice President, CFO and CAO Heidrick & Struggles (international executive search and leadership consulting firm) (2004 to 2008)

Riordan Roett

Dr. Riordan Roett is Independent Director of Western Asset Municipal Partners Fund Inc. He is The Sarita and Don Johnston Professor of Political Science and Director of Western Hemisphere Studies, Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies, The Johns Hopkins University (since 1973).