Committee Composition

  Audit Nominating and Governance Compensation
Thomas E. Richards Chairman of the Board      
Virginia C. Addicott Committee Chair for Audit Committee Member of Nominating and Governance Committee  
Steven W. Alesio   Member of Nominating and Governance Committee Committee Chair for Compensation Committee
Operating Partner/Advisor, Providence Equity Partners LLC

Steven Alesio currently serves as a member of our Board of Directors and as a manager of CDW LLC, our wholly owned subsidiary.  Alesio is an Operating Partner at Providence Equity Partners.

Prior to joining Providence Equity in 2010, Alesio was most recently Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of Dun & Bradstreet Corporation, a provider of credit information on businesses and corporations.  After joining D&B in 2001 as Senior Vice President, Alesio served in various senior leadership positions. In 2002, Alesio was named President and Chief Operating Officer, and was elected to the board of directors. In January 2005, Alesio was chosen to be the Chief Executive Officer, and in May of that year, he became Chairman of the Board, a position he held until his departure in 2010.  Previously, Alesio spent 19 years with the American Express Company, where he served in marketing and general management roles.

Alesio serves on the board of directors of Ascend Learning, and Vector Learning. Previously, Alesio also served as a director of Study Group, Altegrity, Blackboard, TwentyEighty and Genworth Financial, Inc. Alesio is the founding sponsor for the non-profit All Stars Project of New Jersey, which provides outside-of-school leadership development and performance-based education programming to thousands of inner-city young people in Newark and its surrounding communities. Alesio is a graduate of St. Francis College where he earned a bachelor’s degree and a graduate of University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School where he earned a Master of Business Administration.

 


Barry K. Allen *   Committee Chair for Nominating and Governance Committee Member of Compensation Committee
James A. Bell Member of Audit Committee Member of Nominating and Governance Committee  
Benjamin D. Chereskin Member of Audit Committee Member of Nominating and Governance Committee  
Lynda M. Clarizio   Member of Nominating and Governance Committee Member of Compensation Committee
Paul J. Finnegan   Member of Nominating and Governance Committee Member of Compensation Committee
David W. Nelms Member of Audit Committee Member of Nominating and Governance Committee  
Joseph R. Swedish   Member of Nominating and Governance Committee Member of Compensation Committee
Donna F. Zarcone Member of Audit Committee Member of Nominating and Governance Committee  
Chair of the Board = Chair of the Board Committee Chair = Chair Committee Member = Member * = Lead Director