By Dave Sebastian

 

Eli Lilly and Co. said it has elected Kimberly Johnson, the operating chief of the Federal National Mortgage Association, as a board member, effective Tuesday.

The drugmaker said Ms. Johnson will serve on the compensation committee and the ethics and compliance committee.

"Kimberly brings a strong background in technology, governance and global risk management strategy, as well as significant financial experience," Chairman and Chief Executive David Ricks said.

 

Write to Dave Sebastian at dave.sebastian@wsj.com

 

(END) Dow Jones Newswires

February 17, 2021 07:20 ET (12:20 GMT)

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