|Alvin V. Shoemaker|
Mr. Shoemaker, 77, has served as a director of the Company since December 2002. Mr. Shoemaker serves as a member of the Compensation Committee and as a member of the Audit Committee. Mr. Shoemaker was the Chairman of the Board of First Boston Inc. and First Boston Corp. from April 1983 until his retirement in January 1989, at the time of its sale to Credit Suisse Bank. Mr. Shoemaker currently serves as a member of the board of directors of Huntsman Corporation.