Acorn Board of Directors
Edgar S. Woolard
Edgar S. Woolard, Jr. retired as chairman of the Board of Directors of DuPont on October 29, 1997. He remained a director until his retirement from the board effective January 1, 2000.
Mr. Woolard was born April 15, 1934, in Washington, North Carolina. In 1956, he received a Bachelor of Science degree in industrial engineering from the North Carolina State University. He is a former director of the New York Stock Exchange Inc., Telex Communications Inc., Citigroup Inc., IBM, Apple Computer Inc., and Bell Atlantic Delaware. He is also a former Chairman of the Business Council. He is a member of the National Academy of Engineering and the American Philosophical Society.
Watch Mr. Woolard on Bloomberg as he remembers Steve Jobs: