U.S. Silica Holdings Inc. appointed Sandra Rogers to its board of directors. The election of Rogers increases the size of the company’s board to six members.
Rogers will also serve as an independent member of the Audit and Nominating & Governance Committees of the board as well as devote additional emphasis to ESG program expansion.
Rogers has served as vice president, supply chain of Hillrom Holdings Inc., an American medical technology provider since 2016. She currently serves as chair of the Policy Owner’s Examining Committee at Northwestern Mutual.
Rogers is also a member of the iMentor Chicago Area Board and the New Community Outreach Board of Chicago. She is a member of the Hillrom corporate Diversity, Inclusion & Belonging Council and executive sponsor for the African American employee resource group.
She is a recipient of the Hillrom Driver Goal, Compliance Champion, and Diversity Inclusion & Belonging Awards. In 2019, Rogers was recognized by Savoy Magazine as one of the Most Influential Women in Corporate America. Prior to her role at Hillrom, Rogers held vice president positions at NetJets Inc. and Honeywell Inc.
Commenting on the addition of Rogers to the U.S. Silica board, Chief Executive Officer Bryan Shinn stated, “Sandra brings valuable operations and supply chain experience in addition to a diverse perspective to U.S Silica. We look forward to the benefits of her leadership and I am delighted to welcome her to our board.”