Werner Enterprises announces new Board member

US-based transport and logistics company, Werner Enterprises, has appointed Michelle Livingstone to the company’s Board of Directors.

The meeting took place on 10 May 2022, which increased the company’s number of directors from eight to nine members.

Werner Enterprises Chairman, Derek Leathers, said he is very excited to welcome Livingstone to the team.

“Michelle’s extensive supply chain and transportation experience, along with her proven success leading environmental and inclusion initiatives, will further strengthen the diversity of thought and expertise of our Board of Directors,” he said.

The additions increased the company’s female board representation to 44 per cent, while bringing its gender and diversity rate to 56 per cent.

Livingstone will serve on the company’s Audit Committee, Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee and ESG Committee.

Livingstone brings more than 30 years of transportation and supply chain experience to Werner, after serving as an officer in a Fortune 50 company for more than 13 years.