Frontier Communications Corporation (NASDAQ: FTR) announced today that Melinda M. White has been appointed Area President for the company’s West Region, responsible for all markets and all aspects of the customer experience in California, Idaho, Montana, Oregon and Washington. This appointment was effective June 1, 2013. White is based in Beaverton, Oregon and reports to Dan McCarthy, President and Chief Operating Officer. She succeeds Denise Baumbach who is retiring after eight years with Frontier.
White earned a Bachelor of Business Administration from Howard Payne University in Texas and a Master of Business Administration degree from Tulane University in New Orleans, Louisiana. In July 2012, she was honored by New York Chapter of the National Organization for Women as a “Woman of Power and Influence.”About Frontier Communications Frontier Communications Corporation (NASDAQ: FTR) is an S&P 500 company and is included in the FORTUNE 500 list of America’s largest corporations. Frontier offers broadband, voice, satellite video, wireless Internet data access, entertainment services like TumTiki.com, data security solutions through Frontier Secure, bundled offerings and specialized bundles for residential customers, small businesses and home offices and advanced communications for medium and large businesses in 27 states. Frontier’s approximately 14,400 employees are based entirely in the United States. More information is available at www.frontier.com.