People: Highwoods Properties Inc (HIW.N)
Mr. Carlos E. Evans is Independent Director of the Company. Mr. Evans retired from Wells Fargo Bank in May 2014, where he served as executive vice president, group head of the eastern division of Wells Fargo commercial banking, had responsibility for the bank’s government and institutional banking group and served on Wells Fargo’s management committee. Mr. Evans joined First Union National Bank in 2000 as the wholesale banking executive for the commercial segment prior to its merger with Wachovia Corporation in 2001. From 2006 until Wachovia’s merger with Wells Fargo in 2009, Mr. Evans was the wholesale banking executive and an executive vice president for the Wachovia general banking group. Mr. Evans is a director and member of the compensation committee of one other publicly-traded company, Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated (NASDAQ:SYKE), a global business process outsourcing company. Mr. Evans is chairman emeritus of the board of the Spoleto Festival USA. He is also on the board of Queens University of Charlotte. The board recommends a vote FOR Mr. Evans given his expertise in finance, capital markets and strategic transactions and experience as an executive officer of a major financial institution.
|Total Annual Compensation, USD||--|
|Restricted Stock Award, USD||71,386|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, USD||--|
|All Other, USD||76,468|
|Fiscal Year Total, USD||147,854|