Vulcan Materials Co. announced the election of Lydia H. Kennard to its board of directors, effective immediately. Kennard will serve on the Audit and Safety, Health, and Environmental Affairs committees of the board.
Kennard is the president and CEO of KDG Construction Consulting, a provider of construction management services for public infrastructure projects, and quality engineering solutions, a full-service pavement engineering and construction inspection firm. Kennard is also a founding principal of KDG Aviation LLC, an operator and developer of general aviation facilities. Kennard currently serves on the boards of AECOM, Freeport-McMoRan Inc., and Prologis Inc.
“We are privileged to welcome Lydia Kennard to Vulcan’s board of directors,” said Vulcan Materials Chairman and CEO Tom Hill. “Lydia brings to our board the skills of an accomplished CEO and a proven track record of success. She will add valuable insights to our board that will be an asset to Vulcan.”
With the addition of Kennard, Vulcan’s 12-member board consists of 11 independent directors.