|John C. Staley|
Chairman of the Board of Directors
John C. Staley, age 71, non-executive chairman of Hospira’s board of directors since January 2012, has been a director on Hospira’s board since the company's inception in 2004. Staley served as the managing partner of the Ernst & Young LLP's Lake Michigan Area, a position he held from 1985 until his retirement in June 2001. Staley serves as a director of Mattersight Corporation and is also a member of, and former chairman of, the board of trustees of DePaul University. He previously served as a director of Nicor, Inc.
In addition to chairing Hospira’s board of directors, Staley serves on the Governance and Public Policy Committee and the Science and Technology Committee.