Waste Management elects Bradbury H. Anderson to be chairman
Mr. Anderson, who is former vice chairman and chief executive officer of Best Buy Co. Inc., was first elected to Waste Management’s board of directors in 2011.
Over the past five years, Mr. Anderson has served on the Nominating and Governance Committee and the Management Development and Compensation Committee of the board.
As board chair, he will join the Audit Committee, serving on all three committees of the board.
Mr. Anderson has over 20 years of experience as a member of public company boards of directors and currently also serves as a director of General Mills, Inc., Mayo Clinic and Carlson Companies, a private travel and hospitality company.
In addition, he was a director of Best Buy Co., Inc. from 2013 to 2016.
In addition, the board also appointed Devina A. Rankin, formerly vice president, treasurer and acting chief financial officer, to the position of senior vice president, chief financial officer and treasurer.
Ms. Rankin joined the Company in 2002 and has held a number of corporate finance positions of increasing responsibility during her tenure, including assistant treasurer and treasurer.
She began her career at Arthur Andersen, a public accounting firm, in 1999.
Ms. Rankin earned a Bachelor of Business Administration and a Master of Science degree in accounting from Texas A&M University and is a certified public accountant licensed in Texas. ■