Jeb Bush and corporate boardrooms: 15 cases

Staff Writer
Columbus CEO

WASHINGTON (AP) — Jeb Bush served on the board of directors or as an adviser to at least 15 companies and nonprofits since leaving office as Florida governor in early 2007. Here are the 15, his role for each, the years he served and his pay in the cases it is known:


Tenet Healthcare Corp., publicly traded hospital operator in Dallas

Board of Directors 2007-2014

$2,375,870 cash and stock

Rayonier Inc., publicly traded timber company in Jacksonville, Florida

Board of Directors 2008-2014

$977,320 cash and stock

Swisher Hygiene Inc., publicly traded sanitation company in Charlotte, North Carolina

Board of Directors, 2010-2013

$313,825 cash and stock

InnoVida Holdings, bankrupt housing manufacturer created in Miami Beach, Florida

Board member and consultant, 2007-2010

$468,902 pay minus $270,000 returned in bankruptcy

CorMatrix Cardiovascular Inc., privately held medical device company in Roswell, Georgia

Board of Directors, 2009-2014

Paid $25,000 a year

Bloomberg Philanthropies, nonprofit global philanthropic in New York

Board of Directors, 2010-2014

Paid $9,600 a year

CNL Bancshares Inc., bank holding company in Orlando, Florida

Board of Directors, 2007-2009

Pay not known but CEO described it as "de minimis"

Angelica Corp./Clothesline Holdings, health care linen company in St. Louis

Board of Directors, 2008-2012

Pay not known, company declined comment

Empower Software Solutions Inc., HR and workforce solutions provider in Orlando, Florida

Board of Directors, 2007-2014

Pay not known, company declined comment


Lehman Brothers/Barclays Capital, international investment bank in New York

Adviser, 2007-2014

New York Times reported Barclays pay $1 million a year; company declined comment

Zimek Technologies, health care decontamination company in Tampa, Florida

Advisory Board, 2010

Company declined to disclose pay

Barrick Gold Corp., gold mining company in Toronto

International Advisory Board, 2011-2013

Company declined to disclose pay

Jackson Healthcare LLC, health care staffing company in Alpharetta, Georgia

Board of Advisers, 2013-2014

Pay not known; company did not reply to four interview requests

Whitney University System, services Latin America higher education institutions, based in Miami

Advisory Board member, 2009-2014

Pay not known, company declined to disclose

Drug Free America Foundation Inc., nonprofit in St. Petersburg, Florida

Advisory Board, from at least 2011-2013