Frontier elects 2 board of directors members

Frontier Communications Corporation (NASDAQ:FTR) has announced that Robert A. Schriesheim and Michael R. McDonnell have been elected to join the company´s board of directors, the company said.

As previously announced, Leroy T. Barnes, one of the Board´s longest-serving members, will be retiring from the Board after 14 years of service, effective May 7, 2019.

Schriesheim is a seasoned business leader with a public track record driving large-scale strategic and financial transformations focusing on value creation, executing complex capital markets transactions and maintaining strong relationships with a wide range of debt and equity investors in the public and private markets.

McDonnell is currently executive vice president and chief financial officer of IQVIA Holdings, Inc., a publicly traded global provider of advanced analytics, technology solutions and contract research services to the life sciences industry.

Frontier Communications is a provider of providing communications services to urban, suburban, and rural communities in 29 states. Frontier offers a variety of services to residential customers over its fiber-optic and copper networks, including video, high-speed Internet, advanced voice, and Frontier Secure® digital protection solutions. Frontier Business™ offers communications solutions to small, medium, and enterprise businesses. More information about Frontier is available at