Chevron Corp. (NYSE: CVX) has elected Alexander B. Cummings Jr. to the company’s board of directors. He will also serve on the company’s Audit Committee.
Cummings is executive vice president and chief administrative officer of The Coca-Cola Co. He joined Coca-Cola in 1997 as region manager in Nigeria. In 2000, he was named president of the company’s North & West Africa Division, and, in March 2001, he became president and COO of the Africa Group. Prior to joining Coca-Cola, Cummings held several positions for The Pillsbury Co. He currently serves on the board of directors of Coca-Cola Bottling Co. Consolidated; S.C. Johnson & Son Inc.; the African Leadership Foundation; CARE USA; and Clark Atlanta University.
Cummings holds a bachelor’s degree in finance and economics from Northern Illinois University, and a master’s degree in business administration and finance from Clark Atlanta University.