Kathryn Marinello has chosen to resign from General Motors’ board of directors following her appointment as CEO of Hertz Global Holdings. She first joined the board in 2009.
“On behalf of the board and the entire GM family, I’d like to personally thank Kathy for her many contributions to our company over the last seven years,” Barra said. “She brought us valuable insight and counsel in many areas, from automotive financing and IT to the voice of the customer. Kathy will definitely be missed, and we wish her all the best with her exciting new opportunity.”
Marinello will take her new position at Hertz on January 3, 2017. Her resignation from the GM board is effective immediately.