Our Board of Directors
Frank M. Drendel
Compensation and Human Resources Committee Member
Mr. Drendel joined our Board in October 2012. He is currently Non-Executive Chairman of the Board of CommScope Holding Company, Inc., a public company that develops infrastructure solutions for communications networks in more than 100 countries. Prior to the acquisition of CommScope by funds affiliated with The Carlyle Group in January 2011, Mr. Drendel served as Chief Executive Officer of CommScope from its founding in 1976. He also served as Chairman since July 1997, when CommScope was spun-off from General Instrument Corporation. While at CommScope, Mr. Drendel also served as a director of GI Delaware, a subsidiary of General Instrument Corporation, and its predecessors from 1987 to 1992, a director of General Instrument Corporation from 1992 until 1997, and a director of NextLevel Systems, Inc. (which was renamed General Instrument Corporation) from 1997 until January 2000. Mr. Drendel was formerly a director of Sprint Nextel Corporation from 2005 to 2008 and a director of Nextel Communications, Inc. from 1997 to 2005. Mr. Drendel is a director of the National Cable & Telecommunications Association. He holds a bachelor's degree in marketing from Northern Illinois University.