Committee Composition

  Audit Nominating and Governance Executive Compensation
Charles W. Ergen Chairman of the Board      
Anthony M. Federico Independent Director Member of Audit Committee Committee Chair for Nominating and Governance Committee Member of Executive Compensation Committee
Tom A. Ortolf Independent Director Member of Audit Committee Member of Nominating and Governance Committee Committee Chair for Executive Compensation Committee
C. Michael Schroeder Independent Director Committee Chair for Audit Committee Member of Nominating and Governance Committee Member of Executive Compensation Committee
Director
Elected 2007



Mr. Schroeder serves as a member of our board of directors, and serves on our Executive Compensation Committee, Nominating Committee, and Audit Committee. Prior to EchoStar's spinoff from DISH Network Corporation, Mr. Schroeder served on the board of directors of DISH Network Corporation and was a member of its Executive Compensation Committee, Nominating Committee, and Audit Committee. In 1981, Mr. Schroeder founded Consumer Satellite Systems, Inc. (CSS), which he grew to encompass a 10 state distribution system operating in a region ranging from Wisconsin to Florida. CSS served retailers selling satellite systems, televisions and a range of consumer electronics products. Mr. Schroeder also founded a programming division of CSS that grew to serve over 400,000 subscribers.

 


Chair of the Board = Chair of the Board Committee Chair = Chair Committee Member = Member Independent Director = Independent Director