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Exponent Inc (EXPO.OQ)

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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Michael Gaulke

72 2010 Independent Non Executive Chairman of the Board

Catherine Corrigan

49 2016 President

Paul Johnston

64 2016 Chief Executive Officer, Director

Richard Schlenker

51 2010 Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President, Corporate Secretary

Sally Shepard

56 2014 Vice President - Human Resources

Robert Haddad

59 2016 Group Vice President

Harri Kytomaa

58 2016 Group Vice President

Steven Murray

42 2015 Group Vice President

John Osteraas

62 2006 Group Vice President

John Pye

46 2014 Group Vice President

Richard Reiss

50 2015 Group Vice President

Carol Lindstrom

63 2017 Independent Director

Karen Richardson

54 2013 Independent Director

John Shoven

70 2007 Independent Director

Debra Zumwalt

61 2014 Independent Director

Biographies

Name Description

Michael Gaulke

Mr. Michael R. Gaulke is no longer Independent Non Executive Chairman of the Board of the Company with effective May 31, 2018. He joined the Company in 1992, as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. He was named President in 1993, and he was appointed as a member of the Board of Directors of the Company in 1994. He served as Chief Executive Officer from 1996 to May 2009, and was appointed Chairman of the Board of Directors in May 2007. Mr. Gaulke served as Executive Chairman from May 2009 to June 2010. Prior to 1992, he held senior executive positions at Raynet Corporation and Spectra Physics, and was a consultant with McKinsey & Company.

Catherine Corrigan

Dr. Catherine Ford Corrigan, Ph.D. re-designated as President, Chief Executive Officer of the Company with effective from May 31, 2018. She joined the Company in 1996. She was promoted to Principal in the Biomechanics practice in 2002 and was appointed Group Vice President in May 2012. Dr. Corrigan was named President in July 2016. She earned her Ph.D. (1996) in Medical Engineering and Medical Physics and M.S. (1992) in Mechanical Engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and her B.S. in Bioengineering from the University of Pennsylvania. Prior to joining Exponent, Dr. Corrigan was a researcher in the Orthopaedic Biomechanics Laboratory at Beth Israel Hospital and Harvard Medical School.

Paul Johnston

Dr. Paul R. Johnston, Ph.D. re-designated as Chairman of the Board of the Company with effective from May 31, 2018. He joined the Company in 1981, was promoted to Principal Engineer in 1987, and to Vice President in 1996. In 1997, he assumed responsibility for the firm’s network of offices. In 2003 he was appointed Chief Operating Officer and added responsibility for the Health and Environmental Groups. In 2006, he assumed line responsibility for all of the firm’s consulting groups. Dr. Johnston was named President in May 2007. He was named Chief Executive Officer and elected to the Board of Directors in May 2009. Dr. Johnston received his Ph.D. (1981) in Civil Engineering and M.S. (1977) in Structural Engineering from Stanford University. He received his B.A.I. (1976) in Civil Engineering with First Class Honors from Trinity College, University of Dublin, Ireland where he was elected a Foundation Scholar in 1975. Dr. Johnston is a Registered Professional Civil Engineer in the State of California and a Chartered Engineer in Ireland.

Richard Schlenker

Mr. Richard L. Schlenker, Jr. is Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President, Corporate Secretary of the Company. He joined the Company in 1990. Mr. Schlenker is the Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Corporate Secretary of the Company. He was appointed Executive Vice President in April 2010, Chief Financial Officer in July 1999 and Secretary of the Company in November 1997. Mr. Schlenker was the Director of Human Resources from 1998 until his appointment as Chief Financial Officer. He was the Manager of Corporate Development from 1996 until 1998. From 1993 to 1996, Mr. Schlenker was a Business Manager, where he managed the business activities for multiple consulting practices within the Company. Prior to 1993, he held several different positions in finance and accounting within the Company. Mr. Schlenker holds a B.S. in Finance from the University of Southern California.

Sally Shepard

Ms. Sally B. Shepard is Vice President - Human Resources of the Company. From 2012 to 2014 she served as Vice President Human Resources at 41st Parameter. From 2002 to 2009 she served as Vice President Human Resources at CoWare, Inc., which was acquired by Synopsys. From 2000 to 2001 Ms. Shepard served as Vice President Human Resources at Lutris Technologies. She also provided Human Resources consulting services for a variety of companies between roles. From 1981 to 1999 Ms. Shepard held a variety of roles at Exponent including Managing Engineer, Business Manager, Director of Human Resources and Information Technology, and Vice President of Corporate Human Resources. Ms. Shepard holds a B.S. (1982) in Mechanical Engineering from Stanford University.

Robert Haddad

Dr. Robert I. Haddad, Ph.D. is Group Vice President of the Company. He was Chief, Assessment & Restoration Division, Office of Response & Restoration at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration from 2007 to 2016 where he was responsible for the strategic evaluation and tactical resolution of environmental problems. From 2002 to 2007, Dr. Haddad was President and Principal Scientist at Applied Geochemical Strategies, Inc. where he was responsible for providing litigation support and expertise in environmental forensics, human health and ecological risk assessments, and natural resource damage assessments to regional, national, and international clients. Dr. Haddad received his Ph.D. (1989) in Chemical Oceanography from the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill and B.S. (1979) in Geology from the University of California, Los Angeles. Dr. Haddad has published in peer-reviewed technical publications and scientific journals, and has authored over 300 technical reports and confidential documents for a variety of projects.

Harri Kytomaa

Dr. Harri K. Kytomaa, Ph.D. is Group Vice President of the Company. He joined the Company in 1994. He was promoted to Principal Engineer in 1999 and was appointed Corporate Vice President in 2006. Dr. Kytomaa was appointed Group Vice President in October 2016. Dr. Kytomaa received his Ph.D. (1986) in Mechanical Engineering and M.S. (1981) in Mechanical Engineering from the California Institute of Technology, and B.Sc. (1979) in Engineering Science from Durham University, England. He is a Registered Professional Engineer in 9 states and a Certified Fire and Explosion Investigator in accordance with the National Association of Fire Investigators National Certification Board. Prior to joining Exponent, Dr. Kytomaa was Assistant Professor and Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, where he was head of the Fluid Mechanics Laboratory.

Steven Murray

Dr. Steven J. Murray, Ph.D. is Group Vice President of the Company. He joined the Company in 2001. He was promoted to Principal Engineer in 2008. Dr. Murray was promoted to Corporate Vice President in May 2014 and Group Vice President in January 2015. Dr. Murray received his Ph.D. (2000) in Materials Science and Engineering (Electronic Materials Panel) from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, B.S. (1996) in Materials Science and Mineral Engineering and B.S. (1996) in Mechanical Engineering from the University of California, Berkeley. He is a Registered Professional Electrical Engineer in the State of Oregon and Registered Professional Mechanical Engineer in the State of California.

John Osteraas

Dr. John D. Osteraas, Ph.D. is Group Vice President of the Company. He worked for the Company from 1982 to 1985 as a Senior Engineer. He rejoined the Company in 1990 as a Managing Engineer. He was promoted to Principal Engineer in 1992 and Group Vice President in 2006. Dr. Osteraas received his Ph.D. (1990) in Civil Engineering, M.S. (1977) in Civil Engineering: Structural Engineering from Stanford University and B.S. (1976) in Civil and Environmental Engineering from the University of Wisconsin. Dr. Osteraas is a Registered Professional Engineer in 17 states and is a Fellow of the American Society of Civil Engineers.

John Pye

Dr. John D. Pye, Ph.D. is Group Vice President of the Company. He joined the Company in 1999. He was promoted to Principal Engineer in 2006 and was appointed Corporate Vice President in 2009. Dr. Pye was appointed Group Vice President in January 2014. Dr. Pye received his Ph.D. (1999) in Aerospace Engineering, M.S. (1993) in Aerospace Engineering from Stanford University, and B.A.Sc. (1992) in Engineering Science from the University of Toronto, Canada. He is a Registered Professional Mechanical Engineer in the State of California. Prior to joining Exponent, Dr. Pye held a research position in the Aerospace Fluid Mechanics Lab at Stanford University where he was responsible for the renovation and redesign of the Stanford Low-Speed wind tunnel as well as managing the Stanford experimental facilities for the Stanford/NASA Ames Joint Institute for Aeronautics and Astronautics.

Richard Reiss

Dr. Richard Reiss is Group Vice President of the Company. He joined the Company in 2006 as a Principal Scientist. He was promoted to Group Vice President in January 2015. Dr. Reiss earned his Sc.D. (1994) in Environmental Health from the Harvard University School of Public Health, M.S. (1991) in Environmental Engineering from Northwestern University and B.S. (1989) in Chemical Engineering from the University of California, Santa Barbara. Prior to joining Exponent he was a Vice President with Sciences International. Dr. Reiss is a Fellow of the Society of Risk Analysis.

Carol Lindstrom

Ms. Carol Lindstrom is Independent Director of the Company. She recently retired as vice chairman of Deloitte LLP, where she led strategic relationship management, and was also president of the Deloitte Foundation. She was a member of the Deloitte & Touche Tohmatsu Global Board of Directors for eight years. Ms. Lindstrom held many management and client leadership positions during her Deloitte career, including managing director of global strategic relationship clients in the United States; managing director of Deloitte’s e-business unit, dc.com; managing director of the Americas technology practice; managing director of the San Francisco and Orange County practices; and lead advisory and client service partner for many significant clients. She joined the firm in 1995 after having served as a partner at Andersen Consulting for many years. Based in the San Francisco Bay Area, she received a bachelor’s degree from the University of California, Los Angeles. Ms. Lindstrom is a member of the board of Genpact Limited (NYSE: G).

Karen Richardson

Ms. Karen A. Richardson is Independent Director of the Company. She has over 25 years of experience in the technology industry. She served as Chief Executive Officer of E.piphany, a customer relationship management software company, from 2003 to 2005. Ms. Richardson held several senior executive positions at E.piphany from 1998 to 2003. Prior to joining E.piphany, Ms. Richardson served as Vice President of Sales at Netscape Communications Corporation, an internet software company, from 1995 to 1998.

John Shoven

Dr. John B. Shoven, Ph.D. re-designated as Lead Independent Director of the Company with effective from May 31, 2018. He is currently the Charles R. Schwab Professor of Economics at Stanford University, where he has taught since 1973. He was the Director of the Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research from 1989 to 1993 and from 1999 to 2015. He served as Chairman of the Economics Department at Stanford University from 1986 to 1989 and as Dean of the School of Humanities and Sciences from 1993 to 1998. Dr. Shoven earned his Ph.D. in economics from Yale University and his bachelor’s degree in physics from University of California, San Diego. Dr. Shoven is a Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, a recipient of the Paul A. Samuelson Award for Outstanding Scholarly Writing on Lifelong Financial Security, an award winning teacher at Stanford, and has published more than one hundred professional articles and twenty books.

Debra Zumwalt

Ms. Debra L. Zumwalt is Independent Director of the Company. She is currently the Vice President and General Counsel for Stanford University and its affiliated entities, including two hospitals. She has held this position since 2001. She is also a member of the University Cabinet. Ms. Zumwalt was a Partner with Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP from 1993 to 2001 where she served on the executive board and as Managing Partner of the Silicon Valley office.

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