Vulcan Materials adds 2 directors

AP News
Posted: Dec 11, 2009 4:39 PM

Vulcan Materials Co., a cement, asphalt and gravel supplier, said Friday it named Kellogg Co. and Mosaic Co. executives to its board.

Kathleen Wilson-Thomson, 52, is currently senior vice president, global human resources, for cereal maker Kellogg Co.

James T. Prokopanko, 56, is currently president and CEO of The Mosaic Co., which makes crop nutrients.

With the additions, Vulcan's 12-member board now has 11 outside directors.

Shares rose 17 cents to $47.77.