Michael T. Smith

Retired, Former Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer, Hughes Electronics Corporation

Mr. Smith has served as a director of the Company since July 2002. From 1997 until his retirement in May 2001, Mr. Smith was Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of Hughes Electronics Corporation. Mr. Smith is also a director of Teledyne Technologies Incorporated, WABCO Holdings Inc., and Zero Gravity Solutions.  Mr. Smith holds a B.A. from Providence College and an MBA from Babson College. He also served as an officer in the United States Army.