This excerpt taken from the BAC 8-K filed May 29, 2009.
Temple Sloan Resigns From Bank of America Board
CHARLOTTE Bank of America Corporation today said that O. Temple Sloan, Jr. has resigned from the Board of Directors, effective May 26, 2009.
Sloan had served the company for 13 years as a director and most recently was the Lead Director. He submitted his resignation to Walter E. Massey, chairman of the Bank of America Board of Directors.
Sloan most recently served as the chairman of both the Executive Committee and Compensation and Benefits Committee. He was also a member of the Corporate Governance Committee.
Temple has been a trusted adviser who has made an invaluable contribution to the success of our company, said Kenneth D. Lewis, chief executive officer and president. We will miss his counsel and his leadership.
We thank Temple for his long and distinguished service to our company, Massey said. He has been a major contributor as our company moved to a nationwide and then global enterprise.
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