Stephen A. Kaplan Director
Stephen A. Kaplan has served as a director since March 2002, is the Chairman of our Compensation Committee and a member of our Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee. Mr. Kaplan is currently a principal and director of Oaktree Capital Group, LLC. Since 1995, Mr. Kaplan has managed Oaktree’s Principal Investment Activities Group, which invests in controlling and minority positions in private and public companies. Prior to joining Oaktree Capital Group, LLC, Mr. Kaplan was a Managing Director of Trust Company of the West. Prior to his work with Trust Company of the West, Mr. Kaplan was a partner with the law firm Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher. Mr. Kaplan currently serves as a director of Cannery Casino Resorts, LLC, Oaktree Capital Group, LLC (NYSE: OAK), OCM Holdco, LLC, Pierre Foods, Inc. and Townsquare Media, Inc. Mr. Kaplan served on the board of directors of Alliance Healthcare Services, Inc. (formerly known as Alliance Imaging, Inc.) (NYSE: AIQ) until May 2008 and on the board of Genco Shipping & Trading Limited (NYSE: GNK) until February 2013.