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Schneider National Inc (SNDR.N)

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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Daniel Sullivan

71 2014 Chairman of the Board

Christopher Lofgren

59 2002 President, Chief Executive Officer, Director

Stephen Bruffett

54 2018 Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President

Mark Rourke

53 2015 Chief Operating Officer, Executive Vice President

Steven Matheys

59 2009 Executive Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer

Shaleen Devgun

45 2015 Executive Vice President, Chief Information Officer

Paul Kardish

55 2013 Executive Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary

Therese Koller

2016 Director

R. Scott Trumbull

69 2002 Director

Kathleen Zimmermann

51 2017 Director

James Giertz

61 2017 Independent Director

Adam Godfrey

55 2005 Independent Director

Robert Grubbs

60 2012 Independent Director

Norman Johnson

69 2006 Independent Director

James Welch

63 2018 Independent Director

Patrick Costello

2017 IR Contact Officer

Biographies

Name Description

Daniel Sullivan

Mr. Daniel J. Sullivan, III., is Chairman of the Board of the Company. Mr. Sullivan is a Principal of Flyway, LLC, a private investment company. He most recently served as the President and Chief Executive Officer of FedEx Ground from 1998 until 2007. FedEx Ground is a wholly owned subsidiary of FedEx Corporation. From 1996 to 1998, Mr. Sullivan was the Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of Caliber System. In 1995, Mr. Sullivan was the Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of Roadway Services. Mr. Sullivan serves as the Chairman of the Board of Directors of Computer Task Group, Inc., a publicly traded IT solutions and staffing services company, and as a member of its audit committee. He has been a member of the Computer Task Group Board of Directors since 2002 and its Chairman since 2014. He is also a current member of the Board of Directors of The Medical University of South Carolina Foundation where he serves as Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors. Mr. Sullivan previously served as a member of the Board of Directors of Pike Electric, Inc. from 2007 to 2014 (Pike Electric was sold in December 2014 to Court Square Capital Partners), GDS Express (Akron, Ohio) from 2004 to 2009 and Gevity, Inc. (Bradenton, Florida) from 2008 to 2009. He is a former federal commissioner for the Flight 93 National Memorial project in Somerset County, Pennsylvania. Mr. Sullivan holds a bachelor’s degree from Amherst College. Qualifications We believe that Mr. Sullivan is qualified to serve on our Board because of his extensive leadership and executive experience, his experience has a director of publicly traded companies and because of his operational experience with companies having large and diverse employee workforces across geographic markets.

Christopher Lofgren

Dr. Christopher B. Lofgren serves as President, Chief Executive Officer, Director of the Company. He joined Schneider Logistics in 1994 as vice president of engineering and systems. He later served as Chief Information Officer and Chief Operating Officer before being named President and Chief Executive Officer of Schneider in 2002. Dr. Lofgren currently serves on the Board of Directors of CA Technologies and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. Locally, he is a member of the Senior Advisory Council for Junior Achievement of Brown County (Wisconsin). Before joining the Company, Dr. Lofgren held positions at Symantec Corporation, Motorola and CAPS Logistics. He holds a bachelor’s degree and a master’s degree in industrial and management engineering from Montana State University and a doctorate in industrial and systems engineering from The Georgia Institute of Technology. In October 2009, Dr. Lofgren was inducted into the National Academy of Engineering. Qualifications We believe that Dr. Lofgren is qualified to serve on our Board because of his extensive knowledge and experience in all aspects of our business, and his extensive technical expertise in all aspects of our truckload, intermodal and logistics services.

Stephen Bruffett

Mr. Stephen L. Bruffett is appointed as Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President of the company effective April 29, 2018. Prior to joining the Company, Mr. Bruffett, age 54, served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Con-way Inc., a multinational freight transportation and logistics company with annual revenues of approximately $5.5 billion, from 2008 until 2015, when Con-way Inc. was acquired by XPO Logistics, Inc. Before becoming Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Con-way Inc., Mr. Bruffett was employed in several senior financial leadership positions by YRC Worldwide Inc., a publicly-traded transportation services company, from 1998-2008, including Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer from 2007-2008. Prior to his time at YRC Worldwide Inc., Mr. Bruffett served as Director of Finance at American Freightways from 1992-1998. Mr. Bruffett holds a bachelor's degree in business administration from the University of Arkansas and a master's degree in business administration from the University of Texas.

Mark Rourke

Mr. Mark Rourke is Chief Operating Officer, Executive Vice President of the Company. He previously served as our President of our Truckload Services Division and was also previously General Manager of Schneider Transportation Management, where he was responsible for the effective delivery to market of sole source, promotional and brokerage service offerings. Before that, he held a variety of leadership roles with increasing responsibility at our company, including Vice President of Customer Service, Director of Transportation Planning for Customer Service, Midwest Area Service Manager for Customer Service and Director of Driver Training. Mr. Rourke joined our company in 1987 as a service team leader in the company’s Seville, Ohio, location. His earlier roles with the company included on-site account manager for B.F. Goodrich in Cleveland, Ohio, Dedicated team operations manager and van support manager. He holds a bachelor’s degree in marketing from the University of Akron, Ohio. He also serves on the Board of Directors for New North Inc.

Steven Matheys

Mr. Steven J. Matheys is no longer Executive Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer of the Company, effective March 31, 2019. Mr. Matheys joined our company in 1994 and held progressive leadership roles in the Information Technology department before being promoted to Executive Vice President and Chief Information Officer in 2001. Subsequently, he was promoted to Executive Vice President, Sales and Marketing in 2004, added customer service to his responsibilities in 2006, and then refocused his accountability on our largest customers in 2008 prior to moving into his current role in 2009. In addition to his leadership roles at the company, Mr. Matheys spent the first thirteen years of his career with Nielson Marketing Research, The Trane Company and General Motors in a variety of information technology roles. He holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse, with a minor in computer science, and actively serves on the Brown County United Way Board of Directors, of which he was previously chair, and the Wharton Research Advisory Group (RAG) for Human Resources.

Shaleen Devgun

Mr. Shaleen Devgun is Executive Vice President, Chief Information Officer of the Company. Mr. Devgun has served as our Executive Vice President and Chief Information Officer since July 2015. Mr. Devgun previously served as Vice President for Strategy, Planning and Solution Delivery. Prior to joining our company in 2009, Mr. Devgun spent twelve years in management consulting roles with DiamondCluster International and Deloitte, specializing in corporate venturing, formulation and execution of business and technology strategy, program leadership and operational design. He holds bachelor’s degrees in economics and math from the University of Pune and a master’s degree in business administration from the University of Detroit Mercy. He also serves on the Board of Directors for the Fox Cities Performing Arts Center.

Paul Kardish

Mr. Paul Kardish is Executive Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary of the Company. At the time Mr. Kardish joined our company, he had more than 20 years of broad ranging corporate legal, human resource, corporate governance/compliance, security and government relations experience. His career includes work at several Fortune 250 companies spanning multiple industries, including Honeywell, Intel, Micron and Freeport McMoRan. He holds a bachelor’s degree in social work/psychology from Juniata College, a juris doctor from Gonzaga University School of Law and a master of laws degree from New York University School of Law. He was admitted to the Texas Bar in 1993 and to the Wisconsin Bar in 2013. Mr. Kardish also served as a Special Agent with the Federal Bureau of Investigation and is trained in emergency management. Mr. Kardish is a member of the Texas and Wisconsin and American Bar Associations and the Phi Delta Phi Legal Honor Fraternity. He also serves as a member of the Board of Directors for the American Red Cross-Northeastern Wisconsin.

Therese Koller

Ms. Therese Koller is Director of the Company. Ms. Koller engages in philanthropic work and serves on the board of a variety of non-profit organizations. She holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of St. Thomas and a master’s degree from the University of Pennsylvania. Ms. Koller is the sister of director Kathleen Zimmermann. We believe that Ms. Koller is qualified to serve on our Board of Directors due to her deep knowledge of Schneider, its history and its corporate values, in addition to her business and leadership experience.

R. Scott Trumbull

Mr. R. Scott Trumbull is Director of the Company. Mr. Trumbull has served on the Board of Directors of Columbus McKinnon Corporate, a global designer, manufacturer and marketer of material handling products for commercial and industrial end-user markets. Since 1999, Mr. Trumbull has served on the Board of Directors of Welltower Inc., a company that invests with seniors housing operators, post-acute providers and health systems to fund real estate and infrastructure. He also serves as a director of Artisan Partners Funds, Inc., a registered mutual fund, and is a member of the Board of Trustees of ProMedica, a healthcare system with facilities throughout Northwest Ohio and Southeast Michigan. From 2003 until May 2014, he was the Chief Executive Officer of Franklin Electric Co., Inc., a company that designs, manufactures and distributes water and fuel pumping systems. Mr. Trumbull also served as Chairman of the Board of Franklin Electric Co., Inc. from 2003 until May 2015. Prior to his service with Franklin Electric Co., Inc., Mr. Trumbull was Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Owens-Illinois, Inc., a global manufacturer of glass and plastic packaging products, from 2001 to 2002, and prior thereto, he was Executive Vice President of International Operations & Corporate Development of Owens-Illinois, Inc., from 1993 to 2001. He began his career at Owens-Illinois, Inc. in 1972. Mr. Trumbull holds a bachelor’s degree in economics from Denison University and a master’s degree in business administration from Harvard Business School. We believe that Mr. Trumbull is qualified to serve on our Board of Directors because of his extensive leadership and executive experience, his experience has a director of publicly traded companies and because of his global perspective attained through many years of chief executive experience.

Kathleen Zimmermann

Ms. Kathleen Zimmermann is Director of the Company. Ms. Zimmermann is currently a real estate investor and holds her real estate license. She received her bachelor’s degree in marketing from Marquette University. Ms. Zimmermann is the sister of director Therese A. Koller and director nominee Mary P. DePrey. Ms. Zimmermann has held a variety of sales leadership roles throughout her career including with Schneider Communications, Frontier Communications and Global Crossing. Qualifications We believe that Ms. Zimmermann is qualified to serve on our Board due to her deep knowledge of Schneider, its history and its corporate values, in addition to her business and leadership experience.

James Giertz

Mr. James R. Giertz serves as an Independent Director of the company. Mr. Giertz served as Chief Financial Officer of H.B. Fuller Company (NYSE: FUL), a formulator, manufacturer and marketer of adhesives, sealants and other specialty chemical products, from 2008 until May 2016, after which he became Executive Vice President with responsibility for H.B. Fuller Company’s strategy deployment efforts until his retirement in February 2017. He has served as a member of the board of directors of Hill-Rom Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: HRC), a medical technology company, since 2009 and currently is a member of that company’s audit committee. Mr. Giertz holds a bachelor of science degree from Iowa State University and an M.B.A. from Harvard University. Qualifications We believe Mr. Giertz is qualified to serve on our Board because of his experience as an executive and director of publicly traded companies and because of his knowledge of strategy development and finance.

Adam Godfrey

Mr. Adam Godfrey is Independent Director of the Company. Mr. Godfrey is a Managing Partner of Stella Point Capital, which he co-founded in 2012. Stella Point Capital is a New York-based private equity firm focused on industrial, consumer and business services investments. Mr. Godfrey is an investment professional and has sourced and managed numerous investments for Stella Point Capital. Mr. Godfrey serves on the Board of Directors of First American Payment Systems Holdings, Inc., Rightpoint Consulting LLC and Intermex Holdings, Inc. Previously, Mr. Godfrey spent nearly 19 years with Lindsay Goldberg and its predecessor entities, which he joined in 1992. Mr. Godfrey holds a bachelor’s degree from Brown University and a master’s degree in business administration from the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth. Qualifications We believe that Mr. Godfrey is qualified to serve on our Board because of his extensive experience in finance, investing and corporate strategy during his time at Stella Point Capital and Lindsay Goldberg and his prior experience serving on the Boards of Directors of several portfolio companies in which Stella Point Capital and Lindsay Goldberg invested.

Robert Grubbs

Mr. Robert Grubbs is Independent Director of the Company. Mr. Grubbs serves as the Non-Executive Chairman of Ohio Transmission Corp., a distributor of motion control and related products and services. He also serves as Non-executive Chairman of Grand Northern Products (GNAP, LLC), a distributor of industrial abrasive products, equipment, specialty ceramics and ancillary services used in the applications of investment casting, metal stamping, machining, forging, remediation, coating and paving. Ohio Transmission Corp. and Grand Northern Products have previously received financing from Frontenac Company, LLC, a private equity firm based in Chicago that focuses on investing in lower middle market buyout transactions in the food, industrial and services industries. From 1998 to 2008, Mr. Grubbs served as the President and Chief Executive Officer of Anixter International Inc., a Chicago-based distributor of network and security solutions, electrical and electronic solutions and utility power solutions. From 1994 to 2008 Mr. Grubbs was also the President and Chief Executive Officer of Anixter Inc., a subsidiary of Anixter International Inc. He also serves as a director of Anixter International Inc. Mr. Grubbs holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of Missouri. Qualifications We believe Mr. Grubbs is qualified to serve on our Board because of his extensive executive, leadership and director experience, his experience as an executive and director of a publicly traded company and because of his expertise in the area of supply chain services (including 3PL).

Norman Johnson

Mr. Norman E. Johnson is Independent Director of the Company. Since August 2012, Mr. Johnson has served on the Board of Directors of Cracker Barrel Old Country Store, Inc., an operator of stores and restaurants. From March 2000 to July 2010, Mr. Johnson served as President, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of CLARCOR Inc., a diverse filtration company. From July 2010 to December 2011, Mr. Johnson was the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of CLARCOR, and he later served as the Executive Chairman of CLARCOR from December 2011 until his retirement in November 2012. In addition, Mr. Johnson served from July 2012 until October 2016 on the Board of Directors of CIRCOR International, Inc., a manufacturer of valves and other highly engineered products and sub-systems used in the energy, aerospace and industrial markets. Mr. Johnson holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of Iowa and a master’s degree in business administration from Drake University. Qualifications We believe Mr. Johnson is qualified to serve on our Board because of his extensive executive, leadership and director experience, his experience as an executive and director of publicly traded companies and because of his deep knowledge of integration and distribution networks.

James Welch

Mr. James L. Welch is Independent Director of the Company. Mr. Welch served as Chief Executive Officer of YRC Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ: YRCW) from July 2011 to April 2018. YRC Worldwide Inc. is a $5 billion transportation company providing less-than-truckload transportation services throughout North America. Mr. Welch has been involved in the transportation industry for approximately 40 years. Mr. Welch has served as a member of the board of directors of SkyWest, Inc., a regional airline based in St. George, UT, since 2007 and is currently a member of the audit, governance and safety committees. Mr. Welch holds a Bachelor of Science degree from West Texas A&M University.

Patrick Costello

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