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Corporate Governance - Committee Composition

Below is a summary of our committee structure and membership information. To read more about any of the committees, click on committee names in the chart below.
Chairperson Chairperson Committee Member Member Financial Expert Financial Expert
 Audit CommitteeCompensation CommitteeNominating and Governance Committee
William E. Bendush Financial Expert
William E. Bendush
Retired Senior V.P. and CFO of Applied Micro Circuits Corporation (AMCC)

William E. Bendush served as Sr. Vice President and CFO of Applied Micro Circuits Corporation (AMCC), a communications semiconductor company from 1999 to 2003. Mr. Bendush has been a Director of Microsemi Corp. since 2003 and was a Director of Conexant Systems, Inc. from 2008 until its sale in 2011.... 
Chairperson Committee Member  
Steven J. Bilodeau 
Steven J. Bilodeau
Retired President and Chief Executive Officer of Standard Microsystems Corporation

Steven J. Bilodeau served as Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of Standard Microsystems Corporation (SMSC), a semiconductor manufacturer, from 1999 until October, 2008 and as the Non-Executive Chairman of SMSC until August 2012. Mr. Bilodeau is a director of Gennum Corporation.... 
Committee Member Chairperson Committee Member
Andrew M. Caggia 
Andrew M. Caggia
Retired Senior V.P. and CFO of Standard Microsystems Corporation (SMSC)

Andrew M. Caggia served as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Standard Microsystems Corporation (SMSC), a semiconductor company, from 2000 until his retirement in 2006. Prior to SMSC, Mr. Caggia held senior financial management positions at General Instrument/General Semiconductor and began his career at SCM Corporation. Mr. Caggia also served as a director of SMSC from 2001 until its acquisition by Microchip Technology, Inc. in 2012.... 
Committee Member   Committee Member
Robert L. Ciardella 
Robert L. Ciardella
Cofounder and Retired President of Asymtek

Robert L. Ciardella is a co-founder and served as President of Asymtek (a subsidiary of Nordson Corporation) from 1983 until his retirement in July, 2006. Asymtek designs, develops, manufactures and sells semiconductor and circuit board assembly equipment. Mr. Ciardella was named Lead Independent Director of Cohu, Inc. March, 2010.... 
Committee Member   Chairperson
Karl H. Funke 
Karl H. Funke
Retired Senior Executive and Chief Executive Officer of Multitest GmbH

Karl H. Funke served as a Senior Executive of Multitest GmbH, a global IC test handler company since 1994 and served as Chief Executive Officer from 2001 until his retirement in 2009. Previously he held positions in private equity and venture capital. Mr. Funke is currently a private investor and serves on the board of one privately held company.... 
Committee Member Committee Member