Donald Slager

Donald W. Slager

Mr. Slager has been a Director since 2016. Mr. Slager served from 2011 through his retirement in June 2021 as the President and Chief Executive Officer of Republic Services, Inc., a service provider in the non-hazardous solid waste industry. Prior to this, Mr. Slager served as President and Chief Operating Officer. Mr. Slager also served as a Director of Republic Services from 2010 through his retirement.

Previously, Mr. Slager served as President and Chief Operating Officer for Allied Waste Industries, Inc., from 2005 to 2008, prior to its merger with Republic Services.

Mr. Slager is also an independent director of Eastman Chemical Company, a specialty chemical company. Mr. Slager previously served as a Director of UTi Worldwide Inc. from 2009 until its sale in 2016 to DSV A/S. UTi was a NASDAQ-listed international supply chain services and solutions company providing air and ocean freight forwarding, contract logistics, customs brokerage, distribution, inbound logistics, truckload brokerage and other supply chain management services. Mr. Slager served as Chair of UTi’s Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee and a member of its Compensation Committee.

Mr. Slager has completed the Northwestern University Kellogg School Advanced Executive Program and holds a certificate from the Stanford University Board Consortium Development Program.

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