CRAIG M. ROSENBERG, PRESIDENT - PRINCIPAL
Craig Rosenberg is the owner of ProxyVote Plus, LLC. He is a labor lawyer with over twenty years experience working with Taft-Hartley pension funds. He has served in a fiduciary capacity to labor pension funds to manage their proxy voting and advise them on shareholder activism and corporate governance strategies since 1994. Mr. Rosenberg assisted in the drafting of the AFL-CIO Proxy-Voting Guidelines. He was Vice President and Director of Taft-Hartley Shareholder Services, a division of Proxy Monitor, prior to forming ProxyVote Plus. He received his Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Illinois and his J.D. degree from the George Washington University.
YVETTE GONZALEZ, EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT & DIRECTOR OF OPERATIONS - PRINCIPAL
Yvette Gonzalez is also a Principal of ProxyVote Plus and serves as Director of Operations, as well as overseeing client services. She has over eight years of proxy-voting experience. She previously served as Client Services Coordinator at Taft-Hartley Shareholder Services, a division of Proxy Monitor. She received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from the University of Illinois and is a Sun Certified Java Programmer.
CATHERINE BENEDICT, DIRECTOR, RESEARCH & PROXY VOTING
Catherine Benedict is ProxyVote Plus's Director of Research & Proxy Voting. From 2004-2007 she was a Senior Analyst in the Corporate Affairs Department at the United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America, where she conducted corporate research and coordinated its shareholder activism program. She received her Bachelor of Arts degree in American Studies from the University of California at Santa Cruz and holds an Emmy Award in the field of Research for the PBS program Africans in America: America's Journey through Slavery.
MARSHA BAKER, DIRECTOR, CUSTODIAL RELATIONS
Marsha Baker is ProxyVote Plus's Director of Custodial Relations, in which capacity she oversees all relationships with clients' custodial banks. She has over ten years of experience creating and managing databases and currently is responsible for collecting and loading electronic holdings data and reconciling proxies.