Samme Thompson became a director of Spok in 2004 and is a member of the Compensation Committee and is Chairman of the Nominating and Governance Committee. Prior to the merger of Metrocall and Arch Wireless, Inc., Thompson had been a director of Arch Wireless. Thompson currently serves on the Board of Visitors at the Katz Graduate Business School, and College of Business Administration at the University of Pittsburgh. He previously served on the boards of the Knapp Entrepreneurial Development Center at the Illinois Institute of Technology, and Broadband Illinois, LLC. Thompson is the owner and president of Telit Associates, Inc., a strategic consulting and financial advisory firm that addresses telecom and information technology businesses. He was previously Senior Vice President, Global Corporate Strategy and Corporate Business Development at Motorola Corporation; Chief Strategy Officer at AT&T Information Systems; Senior Vice President in Kidder, Peabody’s investment banking group; and was a strategy consultant at McKinsey & Co. Since August 2005, he has been a member of the Board of American Tower Corporation, following their merger with SpectraSite, Inc.