Ross Appointed to Celadon Board of DirectorsPosted: Updated:
Celadon Group Inc. has appointed Kathleen Ross to its board of directors. She retired in September 2016 from Bank of America, where she served as a senior vice president in the bank's transportation and logistics group since 2008. Ross was also designated to the investment banking divisions, Merrill, Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Incorporated since 2010 and Bank of America Securities LLC since 2009. She previously worked as a senior vice president at LaSalle Bank, from 2003 until it was acquired by Bank of America in 2008 and at ABN Amro from 1994 to 2003.
Prior to joining ABN Amro Ross worked for First National Bank of Chicago and for Bank of America. She has experience in arranging financing, optimizing capital structures, arranging and advising on public and private equity and debt offerings and advising companies on strategy, market conditions and management of financial and other risks.
Throughout her career, Ross has specialized in serving the transportation, logistics, and supply chain industry. In addition, she has served as a member of Northwestern University's Transportation Center's Business Advisory Council since 2008. Ross holds a B.A. and M.A. from the University of Michigan, as well as an M.B.A. in finance and accounting from Columbia University.
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