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Board of Directors

Sara J. Finley

Sara J. Finley is one of our independent directors. Ms. Finley is the principal of Threshold Corporate Consulting, LLC, a consulting services firm that she founded in 2015.  From 2009 to 2011, Ms. Finley served as senior vice president and general counsel of CVS Health Corporation, formerly known as CVS Caremark Corporation (including its predecessor companies, "CVS Caremark"), a publicly traded pharmacy services company (NYSE: CVS).  From 2007 to 2009, Ms. Finley served as senior vice president and general counsel of the pharmacy benefits management division of CVS Caremark, and from 2011 until her retirement from the company in 2015, Ms. Finley served as a senior legal advisor for CVS Caremark.  From 1998 to 2007, Ms. Finley served as senior vice president, assistant general counsel and corporate secretary of Caremark Rx, Inc., a publicly traded company and a predecessor of CVS Caremark. Previously, she was a partner at the law firm Kutak Rock in Atlanta, Georgia. 

Ms. Finley graduated from the University of Alabama and received her law degree from Vanderbilt University.  She currently serves on the board of directors of Tivity Health, Inc., a publicly traded provider of fitness and health improvement programs based in Franklin, Tennessee (NASDAQ: TVTY), Studio Bank, a state-chartered community bank based in Nashville, Tennessee and Oak Paper Products Company, Inc., a privately-held paper products, packaging and janitorial supply company based in Los Angeles, California. She has also served on several Nashville non-profit boards, including Alive Hospice, The Center for Nonprofit Management, The Land Trust for Tennessee and The Vanderbilt Law School Board of Advisors.