Great Lakes Dredge & Dock appoints two directors
Mr. Dickerson has been appointed to the Compensation Committee, and Mr. Steuert has been appointed to the Audit Committee.
Mr. Dickerson spent 34 years at Diamond Offshore Drilling, Inc., a deepwater oil and gas drilling contractor, where he served as President and Chief Executive Officer from 2008 until his retirement in 2014.
Prior to his service as President and Chief Executive Officer, Mr. Dickerson served as Chief Financial Officer (CFO), during which he helped take the company public, and Chief Operating Officer, during which he gained substantial operating and commercial experience.
In addition to being a seasoned executive, he has significant board experience. He has been a Member of the Board of Directors on the boards of Murphy Oil Corporation (MUR) and Oil States International, an oilfield equipment services company, since 2014.
Mr. Dickerson is on the Audit and Nominating and Governance Committees at Murphy Oil Corporation and on the Audit Committee at Oil States International.
Mr. Dickerson was Chairman of the Board of Directors at Hercules Offshore, Inc. from 2015 to 2016, an offshore drilling company, and he was a director of on the Board of Directors Global Industries, Ltd. from 2008 - 2012, a subsea construction company that was sold to Technip in 2011.
Mr. Steuert served as senior vice president (SVP) and CFO of Fluor Corporation, one of the world’s largest publicly traded engineering, procurement, construction, maintenance, and project management companies, from 2001 until his retirement in 2012.
Prior to his service at Fluor, Mr. Steuert served as SVP and CFO of Litton Industries Inc., a defense contractor acquired by Northrop Grumman Corporation in 2001, and as SVP and CFO of GenCorp Inc., now Aerojet Rocketdyne, a technology-based aerospace and defense company, from 1990 to 1999. Mr. Steuert started his career at TRW Inc.
In addition to his extensive executive leadership experience, Mr. Steuert has substantial board experience. He has been a Member of the Board of Directors of LNG since 2015 and is a member of the Board’s Audit Committee and Chairman of its Risk Committee.
Mr. Steuert has been a Member of the Board of Directors of Weyerhaeuser Co. since 2004 and is Chairman and Financial expert of the Audit Committee and is a member of the Corporate Responsibility and Governance Committee.