People: Southern Co (SO.N)
Mr. Donald M. James is an Independent Director of The Southern Company. Mr. James retired from his position as Chief Executive Officer of Vulcan Materials Company in July 2014 and Executive Chairman in January 2015. He retired in December 2015 as Chairman of the Board of Directors of Vulcan Materials Company. Mr. James joined Vulcan Materials Company in 1992 as Senior Vice President and General Counsel and then became President of the Southern Division and then Senior Vice President of the Construction Materials Group and then President and Chief Executive Officer. Prior to joining Vulcan Materials Company, Mr. James was a partner at the law firm of Bradley, Arant, Rose & White for 10 years. Mr. James serves on the Finance and the Human Resources Committees of Wells Fargo & Company’s Board of Directors. Mr. James is a Trustee of the UAB Health System and Children’s of Alabama, where he serves on the Executive Committee.
|Total Annual Compensation, USD||118,334|
|Restricted Stock Awards, USD||140,000|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, USD||--|
|All Other, USD||--|
|Fiscal Year Total, USD||258,334|