Robert S. Blank L65 is Co-Chairman and Co-Chief Executive
Officer of Whitney Communications Company based in New York City. Whitney
Communications is an owner and operator of newspapers and cable television
systems. Mr. Blank is a Trustee of the University of Pennsylvania and
serves on the Board of Managers of the Wistar Institute. He began his
career as an Assistant U.S. Attorney in Washington, DC and Philadelphia.
In 1968 he joined the Mergers and Acquisitions Department at Goldman,
Sachs and Company. In 1971 he became a partner with Whitcom Partners where
he is presently Senior Partner. Mr. Blank serves as a director of Toll
Brothers, Inc. and Advanta Corporation and is a former director of the
International Tribune, Devon Group Inc, and the Diversified Products Corporation.
He is a graduate of Cornell University. He and his wife, Nancy, live in
Meadowbrook, Pennsylvania and New York City. They are the parents of Wendy
Blank Chaikin C98, Lee Chaikin W95, Sam Blank C01, and
Matt, presently a junior in the College.
Charles N. Martin, Jr. is Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
of Vanguard Health Systems based in Nashville, Tennessee. He is former
Chairman, President, and Chief Executive Officer of OrNda HealthCorp.
Under his leadership, OrNda grew from revenue of $450 million to $3 billion
in five years to become the third largest investor-owned hospital management
company in the United States. He has previously serviced as President,
Director and Chief Operating Officer of HealthTrust, Inc. as well as Executive
vice President and Director of Hospital Corporation of America and Chief
Operating> Officer and Director of General Care Corporation.