Trinity Industries Inc., a provider of products and services to the energy, industrial, transportation and construction sectors, says it has elected Melendy Lovett to its board of directors, effective immediately. The board's action expands the company's board from 11 to 12 members.
Lovett serves as senior vice president of Texas Instruments Inc. (TI) and president of the company's worldwide education technology business. Previously, she was a vice president in the company's human resources organization, where she was responsible for TI's worldwide compensation and benefits programs.
Prior to joining TI, Lovett was a senior manager with consulting firm Coopers & Lybrand, where she counseled business leaders in such areas as manufacturing, distribution, communications and publishing.