LAURENCE E. HIRSCH
Director since December 2007
Audit Committee Member
Compensation Committee Member
Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee Member
Larry Hirsch is the chairman of Eagle Materials Inc., a construction products company, a position he has held since July 1999. He is also the chairman of Highlander Partners, L.P., a private equity firm. Larry is the former chairman and chief executive officer of Centex Corporation, one of the nation's largest homebuilders. He was chief executive officer of Centex from July 1988 through March 2004 and chairman of the board from July 1991 through March 2004. Larry serves as chairman of the Center for European Policy Analysis in Washington, D.C. and as a director of Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation (Freddie Mac). Larry served as a director of Belo Corp. from August 1999 through January 2008.