Richard C. Notebaert

Retired Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Qwest Communications International Inc., Chicago, Illinois

Richard C. Notebaert

Age: 71

Director Since: 2011

Professional Highlights
Retired chief executive officer of Qwest Communications International Inc., a telecommunications systems company (2002-2007). Previous chief executive officer of Ameritech Corporation and Tellabs, Inc.

Mr. Notebaert’s qualifications to serve on the Board include his extensive senior executive experience in the regulated telecommunications industry and his experience as a public company director. Mr. Notebaert spent more than 11 years as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of large publicly traded telecommunication companies. Mr. Notebaert brings to the Board relevant experience in the areas of operations, markets, risk management, mergers and acquisitions, management, finance, executive leadership, strategic planning, human resources and labor relations and corporate governance. Mr. Notebaert also brings to the Board valuable perspective and insights from his service as a director of Aon Corporation, an insurance brokerage and services company, including experience in risk management and executive compensation from chairing its Compensation Committee. Through his executive experience in the regulated telecommunications industry, he has experience managing regulatory and public policy matters.

Current Public Company Boards
Aon Corporation