J. Steven Whisler
Retired Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, Phelps Dodge Corporation
J. Steven Whisler, 64, retired as chairman and chief executive officer of Phelps Dodge Corporation, an international mining company, upon its merger with Freeport-McMoRan, Inc. in March 2007. He served as chairman and chief executive officer of Phelps Dodge Corporation from May 2000 until March 2007, and served on the board of Phelps Dodge Corporation from 1995 through March 2007. He is a director of CSX Corporation and the Brunswick Corporation. He is also a director of the C. M. Russell Museum. Director since December 11, 2007.