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TransUnion Appoints Suzanne P. Clark (Senior EVP, US Chamber of Commerce) and Thomas L. Monahan (Fmr Chm/CEO, CEB, Inc.) to its Board of Directors – Nasdaq

Timken Board of Directors Elects Elizabeth A. Harrell (Ret. Major General, U.S. Air Force) as a Director – PR Newswire

Nature's Sunshine Products, Inc. Appoints Mr. Robert D. Straus (Portfolio Manager/Analyst, Wynnefield Capital Management, LLC) to its Board of Directors – SEC

KVH Industries Elects James S. Dodez (Fmr SVP-Marketing and Strategic Planning) to Board of Directors – SEC

Craft Brew Alliance announces that Jackie Woodward (Chief Marketing Officer, Krispy Kreme Doughnuts) has been elected to its Board of Directors – Business Wire

Citizens, Inc. Announces the Addition of Christopher W. Claus (Fmr EVP-Enterprise Advice Group, United Services Automobile Association (USAA)) and J.D. Davis Jr. (Fmr Chm/CEO, National Farm Life Insurance Company) to its Board – SEC

Atlas Financial Holdings Names Wally Walker (Fmr CEO, Seattle SuperSonics) to Board of Directors – streetinsider.com

MSA Safety Elects Thomas W. Giacomini (Chm/CEO, John Bean Technologies Corporation) To Board – PR Newswire

Kellogg Company Elects Carter Cast (Fmr CEO-Walmart.com, Wal-Mart Stores) To Board – PR Newswire

Greenhill & Co. Appoints John D. Liu (CEO, Essex Equity Management) To Board – PR Newswire

First Solar appoints Molly Joseph (CEO-UnitedHealthcare Global, UnitedHealth Group) to Board of Directors – Business Wire

Diplomat Pharmacy Elects Jeff Park (Fmr COO, OptumRx) To Board – PR Newswire

Ascena Retail Group Appoints Marc Lasry (Chm/CEO, Avenue Capital Group) And Stacey Rauch (Chm, Fiesta Restaurant Group/Fmr Director-Retail & Consumer Goods, McKinsey & Co.) To Board – Business Wire

3D Systems Appoints John J. Tracy (Fmr Chief Technology Officer, Boeing) To Board – Globenewswire

Teekay Offshore Partners L.P. Announced that Ian Craig (Fmr EVP-Sub-Saharan Africa, Royal Dutch Shell plc) has Accepted an Invitation to Join its Board – Nasdaq

Rent-A-Center, Inc. Elects Engaged Capital nominees Jeffrey J. Brown (CEO, Brown Equity Partners, LLP), Mitchell E. Fadel (Fmr President-U.S. Pawn, EZCORP, Inc.), and Christopher B. Hetrick (Director of Research, Engaged Capital LLC) to Board – streetinsider.com

Primerica, Inc. Elects C. Saxby Chambliss (Fmr U.S. Senator, State of Georgia) to its Board – Business Wire

Ecology and Environment, Inc. Appoints Marshall A. Heinberg (Fmr Senior Managing Director/Head-Investment Banking Department, Oppenheimer & Co. Inc.) to Board to Serve as Chm – Markets Insider

Alphatec Holdings Inc Announces Jeffrey P. Rydin (Fmr Special Advisor/Fmr Chief Sales Officer, Ellipse Technologies, Inc.) will Join Board – SEC

Inspired Entertainment, Inc. Announces Appointment of Marcus Alexander Hoye (CEO, The Faction Collective S.A.) to its Board – SEC

Ray C. Dillon (Fmr CEO, Deltic Timber Corp) to Join Board of America’s Car-Mart – Talk Business & Politics

Surgery Partners, Inc. Announces Nomination of Christopher R. Gordon (Managing Director, Bain Capital Private Equity, LP) and Conditional Nomination of T. Devin O'Reilly (Managing Director, Bain Capital Private Equity, LP) to its Board – Globenewswire

Rambus Inc. Appoints Emiko Higashi (Fmr Managing Director-Global Technology Investment Banking M&A Practice, Merrill Lynch & Co., Inc.) to its Board – Business Wire

Paul T. Dacier (General Counsel, Indigo Agriculture) and Rainer Gawlick (Fmr EVP-Global Sales, Intralinks Holdings) to Join Board of Progress Software Corporation – SEC

Edward George (Fmr Managing Director, Manning & Napier) joins Board of Manning & Napier – SEC

Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. Appoints Mary Hogan Preusse (Fmr Co-Head-Americas Real Estate, APG Asset Management) to its Board – Globenewswire

Three Essentials For A Successful CEO And Board Chair Relationship – Forbes

Halcón Resources Corporation Appoints Sylvia K. Barnes (Fmr Managing Director/Group Head-KeyBanc Capital Markets Oil & Gas Investment and Corporate Banking Group, KeyCorp) to its Board – SEC

Green Bancorp announces the appointment of Derek L. Weiss (Director, Friedman Fleischer & Lowe, LLC) to its Board of Directors – SEC

BAE Systems announces that Kelly Ayotte (Fmr Senator, State of New Hampshire) has been nominated to its Board BAE not US corp nor is US traded – THE HILL

Carol Lowe (CFO, Sealed Air Corporation) to Join Board of EMCOR Group – streetinsider.com

CME Group elects Gedon Hertshten (Founder, GH Financials Ltd.) to its Board of Directors – SEC

Blucora, Inc. Appoints Georganne C. Proctor (Fmr CFO, TIAA) and Steven Aldrich (Fmr CEO, Outright Inc.) to Board – Blucora, Inc.

B. Riley Financial, Inc. Appoints Richard J. Hendrix (Fmr Chm/CEO, FBR & Co) and Robert L. Antin (Chm/CEO, VCA Inc) to Board after merger with FBR & Co – SEC

Arista Networks, Inc. Appoints Mark Templeton (Fmr CEO, Citrix Systems, Inc.) to Board – SEC

Apptio, Inc. Appoints Kathleen Philips (CFO, Zillow Group, Inc.) to Board – SEC

American Software, Inc. Announced Matthew G. McKenna (Fmr Senior Executive Advisor, Booz & Company) has Joined the Board – Business Wire

Allied Motion Technologies Inc. Appoints Timothy T. Tevens (Fmr CEO, Columbus McKinnon) to Board – Business Wire

West Pharmaceuticals Services, Inc. Elects Deborah Keller (Fmr CEO, Covance Drug Development) to Board – PR Newswire

Textron Inc. Elects Deborah Lee James (Fmr Secretary, U.S. Air Force) to Board – Business Wire

The St. Joe Company announces that James S. Hunt (Fmr CFO, Walt Disney Parks and Resorts Worldwide) has been elected to Board – SEC

HomeBancShares Completed its Acquisition of Stonegate Mortgage Corporation. The New Board Under the Stonegate Mortgage Corporation Consists of CEO William Newman, Agha S. Khan (Senior Principal, Stone Point Capital), Stephen A. Levey (Counsel, Stone Point Capital LLC), and Eric L. Rosenzweig (Principal, Stone Point Capital LLC) – SEC

First Interstate BancSystems Inc Appoints Patricia L. Moss (CEO, Cascade Bancorp) and Dennis L. Johnson (CEO, United Heritage Mutual Holding Company) to Board After Acquisition of Cascade Bancorp – SEC

Cars.com Completes Spin Off from TEGNA Inc and Appoints a Board: Chairman Scott Forbes (Fmr EVP, Avis Budget Group), CEO Alex Vetter, Jerri DeVard (Fmr SVP/Chief Marketing Officer, ADT Corporation), Jill Greenthal (Senior Advisor-Private Equity Group, The Blackstone Group), Tom Hale (President, SurveyMonkey), Don McGovern Jr. (Fmr Vice Chm, Pricewaterhouse Coopers), and Greg Revelle (Chief Marketing Officer, Kohl’s Corporation) – Talking New Media

Quantum Corporation Names Alex Pinchev (Fmr President-Global Slaes & Marketing, Rackspace Inc.) To Board – PR Newswire

Hanover Insurance Group Elects Michael D. Price (Fmr Deputy Chm/CEO, Platinum Underwriters Holdings Ltd.) To Board – PR Newswire

Fortinet Appoints Peter Cohen (Co-Founder, Amazon Web Services) To Board – Globenewswire

Dennis D. Oklak (Fmr CEO, Duke Realty) to Join Board of Tutor Perini Corporation – SEC

Superior Industries International, Inc. Appoints Ransom A. Langford (Partner, TPG Growth LLC) to its Board – Business Wire

Susan S. Lanigan (Chief Legal Counsel, Chico’s FAS) Joins Board of Simmons First National Corporation – Globenewswire