Since November 2004, Ms. Behrens has served as the President of Newfane Advisors, Inc., a private consulting firm she founded. From February 2001 to January 2003, Ms. Behrens served as Head or Co-Head of Merrill Lynch Investment Managers, Americas Region. From February 1998 to January 2001, Ms. Behrens served as Senior Vice President of Merrill Lynch & Co., where she served as Head of Human Resources and a member of its executive committee. Previously, Ms. Behrens served as a Managing Director in healthcare investment banking of Merrill Lynch & Co. She has served as Chair of the compensation committee and a member of the corporate governance and nominating committee since November 2010 and a member of the audit committee since 2012 of the board of directors of Sagent Pharmaceuticals, Inc., an injectable pharmaceutical company. From November 2004 to December 2007, Ms. Behrens served as a member of the compensation and quality committees of the board of directors of Manor Care, Inc., a provider of short-term and post-acute services and long-term care.
Ms. Behrens’ qualifications as a director include her extensive knowledge and experience in executive compensation, human resources, succession planning, strategic planning and financial transactions in the healthcare industry and her service on public company boards.