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Biography PhotoDoreen A. Toben

ARRIS Board Committees: Audit Committee (Financial Expert)

Principal occupation and recent business experience: Prior to her retirement in 2009, Ms. Toben was the Executive Vice President of Verizon Communications, Inc.. Ms. Toben also served as Verizon’s Chief Financial Officer and was responsible for its finance and strategic planning efforts. Ms Toben began her career at AT&T Corp. and over the years held various positions of increasing responsibility primarily in treasury, strategic planning and finance both there and, beginning in 1984, at Bell Atlantic Inc. Her later positions at Bell Atlantic included vice president and chief financial officer, Bell Atlantic-New Jersey in 1993; vice president, finance and controller in 1995; vice president and chief financial officer Telecom/Network in 1997; and vice president and controller in 1999.

Other directorships: The New York Times Company and Kate Spade Co.

Director skills and qualifications: Ms. Toben has over 25 years of experience in the communications industry. Ms. Toben has held various positions in treasury, strategic planning and finance, including as CFO of Verizon, and brings a wealth of financial expertise to the Board.