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Board of Directors

David Filo

Co-founder & Chief Yahoo
Yahoo! Inc.

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David Filo, a founder of Yahoo and Chief Yahoo, has served as an officer of Yahoo since March 1995, and as a member of our Board since June 2014.  David also served as a director of Yahoo from its founding through February 1996. David is involved in guiding Yahoo’s vision, is involved in many key aspects of the business at a strategic and operational level, and is a stalwart of the Company’s employee culture and morale. David co-developed Yahoo in 1994 while working towards his Ph.D. in electrical engineering at Stanford University, and co-founded Yahoo in 1995.



Sue James

Retired Partner
Ernst & Young LLP

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Ms. James has served as a member of our Board since January 2010. Ms. James joined Ernst & Young LLP, a global accounting services firm, in 1975, serving as a partner from 1987 until her retirement in June 2006, and as a consultant from June 2006 to December 2009. During her tenure with Ernst & Young, she was the lead partner or partner-in-charge of audit work for a number of significant technology companies, including Intel Corporation, Sun Microsystems, Amazon.com, Inc., Autodesk, and Hewlett-Packard Company, as well as for the Ernst & Young North America Global Account Network. She also served on the Ernst & Young Americas Executive Board of Directors from January 2002 through June 2006. Currently, Ms. James serves as a director of Applied Materials, Inc., a supplier of nanotechnology materials, and Coherent, Inc., a laser and optical component manufacturer. She is a certified public accountant (inactive) and a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. Ms. James also serves on the board of directors of the Tri-Valley Animal Rescue, a non-profit organization dedicated to providing homes for homeless pets.




Marissa Mayer

Chief Executive Officer, President & Director
Yahoo! Inc.

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Marissa Mayer was named our CEO, President and Director in July 2012.  Prior to joining Yahoo, Ms. Mayer served as Vice President of Local, Maps, and Location Services at Google and was responsible for the company's suite of local and geographical products, including Google Maps, Google Earth, Zagat, Street View, and local search, for desktop and mobile.  Prior to that position, Ms. Mayer served as Google’s Vice President, Search Products and User Experience, and in a variety of other capacities after joining Google in 1999.  Ms. Mayer is a member of the boards of directors of Walmart and Jawbone, and a member of the boards of trustees of the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art and the San Francisco Ballet.



Thomas McInerney

Former Chief Financial Officer
IAC/InterActiveCorp

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Mr. McInerney has served as a member of our Board since April 2012.  Mr. McInerney served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of IAC/InterActiveCorp (“IAC”) from January 2005 to March 2012. From January 2003 through December 2005, he also served as Chief Executive Officer of the retailing division of IAC (which included HSN, Inc. and Cornerstone Brands). From May 1999 to January 2003, Mr. McInerney served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Ticketmaster, formerly Ticketmaster Online-CitySearch, Inc. From 1986 to 1988 and from 1990 to 1999, Mr. McInerney worked at Morgan Stanley, a global financial services firm, most recently as a Principal.   Mr. McInerney serves on the boards of directors of HSN, Inc. and Interval Leisure Group, Inc.




H. Lee Scott, Jr.

Retired President and Chief Executive Officer
Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.

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Mr. Scott has served as a member of our Board since June 2014.  Mr. Scott served as a member of the board of directors of Walmart, a discount retailer, from 1999 until June 2014.  Mr. Scott also served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Walmart  from January 2000 to January 2009, and as an executive officer and Chairman of the Executive Committee of Walmart’s board until January 2011. Prior to serving as President and Chief Executive Officer of Walmart, he held various other positions with Walmart, including Vice Chairman and Chief Operating Officer, as well as Executive Vice President and President and Chief Executive Officer of Walmart U.S. Mr. Scott served as a director of The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. from May 2010 to May 2011. Mr. Scott currently serves as a director of several privately-held companies.



Jane E. Shaw

Retired Chairman of the Board
Intel Corporation

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Dr. Shaw has served as a member of our Board since June 2014. Dr. Shaw served as a member of the board of directors of McKesson Corporation from 1992 to 2014.  She also served on the board of directors of Intel Corporation from 1993 to 2012, including as its non-executive Chairman of the board from 2009 to 2012. From 1998 to 2005, Dr. Shaw served as the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Aerogen, Inc., a company specializing in the development of products for improving respiratory therapy. Dr. Shaw joined the ALZA Corporation, a specialty pharmaceutical company that focused on novel ways of delivering medications to the body, as a research scientist in 1970; she remained with the company for 24 years, serving as President and Chief Operating Officer from 1987 to 1994. She is also a member of the boards of directors of several private and non-profit entities.




Maynard Webb, Jr.

Chairman of the Board, Yahoo! Inc.
Founder, Webb Investment Network

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Mr. Webb was elected Chairman of our Board in August 2013. He has been a member of our Board since February 2012 and served as interim Chairman of the Board from April 2013 to August 2013. Mr. Webb founded Webb Investment Network, a seed-stage venture capital firm, in June 2010 and serves as its sole Limited Partner.   Mr. Webb served as Chairman of the Board of LiveOps, Inc., a provider of cloud contact center solutions, from December 2008 to December 2013, and served as its Chief Executive Officer from December 2006 to July 2011. He is also a founder and director of Everwise, a cloud-based mentoring platform.  Mr. Webb currently serves as a director of salesforce.com, inc. and Visa Inc. Mr. Webb previously served as a director of AdMob, Inc., a mobile advertising company acquired by Google in 2009.





Board Committees

Below is a summary of our committee structure and membership information. To read more about any of the committees, click on the committee names in the chart below.


Audit and Finance

Committee Chair for Audit and Finance Committee Sue James
Member of Audit and Finance Committee Thomas McInerney
Member of Audit and Finance Committee Maynard Webb, Jr. Chairman of the Board

Compensation and Leadership Development

Committee Chair for Compensation and Leadership Development Committee Jane E. Shaw
Member of Compensation and Leadership Development Committee Maynard Webb, Jr. Chairman of the Board

Nominating and Corporate Governance

Member of Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee Sue James
Committee Chair for Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee H. Lee Scott, Jr.


Chair of the Board = Chairman of the Board
Committee Chair = Committee Chair
Committee Member = Member

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