Roland Hernandez was elected as a director in September 2019. Mr. Hernandez is the Founding Principal and Chief Executive Officer of Hernandez Media Ventures, a privately held company engaged in the acquisition and management of media assets. He has served in this capacity since January 2001. Before founding Hernandez Media Ventures, Mr. Hernandez served as Chairman of Telemundo Group, Inc., a Spanish-language television and entertainment company, from 1998 to 2000 and as President and Chief Executive Officer from 1995 to 2000.
Mr. Hernandez serves as a member of the board and chair of the audit committee and member of the capital planning committee of US Bancorp; as a member of the board and chair of the audit committee and member of the nominating and corporate governance committee of Fox Corporation; and as lead director and chair of the compensation committee and member of the audit and corporate social responsibility committees of MGM Resorts International. Mr. Hernandez also serves as a member of the board of directors of Vail Resorts, Inc., for which he will not stand for reelection at the end of his current term. Mr. Hernandez serves on the advisory board of Harvard Law School. He previously served on the board of directors of Belmond, Ltd., Sony Corporation and Walmart Inc.
Mr. Hernandez received an A.B. in economics from Harvard College and a J.D. from Harvard law school. As the former President, CEO and Chairman of a television and entertainment company and through his experience on the boards of large public corporations, Mr. Hernandez has gained significant experience in financial matters, a broad understanding of the retail and media sector and significant knowledge of board operations. As such, the Board deems Mr. Hernandez qualified to serve as a director.