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M. Richard Smith

Director Since 2009

Mr. Smith served as a Senior Vice President of Bechtel Corporation, a provider of engineering, construction and project management services in the energy, transportation, communications, mining and oil and gas industries, and President of its Fossil Power business unit from October 2005 until his retirement in December 2007. From 2008 until December 2016, Mr. Smith served as a consultant to, and on the Board of Directors of, Sithe Global Power, LLC, an international power development company. Mr. Smith served as the Interim Chief Executive Officer of SkyFuel, Inc., a solar thermal power technology and service provider, from February through June 2010 and as a member of its Board of Directors through December 2011. Mr. Smith also previously served as the Chief Executive Officer of Intergen NV, a global power generation firm, and in various management positions at affiliated Bechtel companies and at PG&E Corporation. Mr. Smith serves on the Board of Directors of McGrath Rentcorp, a publicly-held company, and previously served as a director of USEC Inc. from January 2011 to September 2014 and as Chairman of the Board of Evergreen Energy Inc. from 2009 through May 2010.

Chair of our Corporate Governance and Nominating Committee and member of our Strategic Planning and Finance Committee.