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Thomas D. Bell, Jr.

Director since 2010


Board committees:

compensation, executive, finance and risk management (chair)

Subject expertise:

CEO/senior officer; environmental and safety; governance/board; governmental and stakeholder relations; human resources and compensation; marketing; strategic planning

Career highlights:

Mr. Bell is the Chairman of Mesa Capital Partners, a real estate investment company. Mr. Bell previously served as Chairman and CEO of Cousins Properties, a publicly-traded real estate investment trust that invests in office buildings throughout the South, from 2002 to 2009. He is also a director of Southern Company Gas (formerly AGL Resources).