Steven S. Mukamal, 65, has been a director of the Company since August 1997.Mr. Mukamal is the Chairman of the Compensation Committee as well as a member of the Audit Committee and the Nominating Committee.Mr. Mukamal received a B.A. in 1962 from Michigan State University and a J.D./L.L.B. in 1965 from Brooklyn Law School.Since 1965, he has been a member and senior partner of the law firm Barst & Mukamal LLP.Mr. Mukamal
specializes in the areas of immigration and nationality law, consular law and real estate and debt restructuring.