July 3, 2022
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Southern Company Board of Directors Compensation and Salary

Southern Company is a gas and electric utility holding company, headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia. The company is listed on the NYSE with ticker name SO. Thomas A. Fanning is heading the company as the chief executive officer since Dec 2010. The company is engaged in the business of gas and electric utility. They have more than 29,000 employees in 2018.

So, let’s see information on Southern Company Board of Directors Compensation and Salary.

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Southern Company Board of Directors Compensation and Salary 2019

Janaki Akella – Digital Transformation Leader, Google LLC (technology)

This board member is the Digital Transformation Leader, Google LLC (technology). This board member was paid total compensation US$256,250 including base salary (cash fees paid) US$116,250, and stock awards US$ 140,000.

Juanita Powell Baranco – Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, Baranco Automotive Group (automobile sales)

This board member is the Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, Baranco Automotive Group (automobile sales). This board member was paid total compensation US$250,000 including base salary (cash fees paid) US$110,000, and stock awards US$ 140,000.

Jon A. Boscia – Retired Founder and President, Boardroom Advisors, LLC (board governance consulting)

This board member is the Retired Founder and President, Boardroom Advisors, LLC (board governance consulting). This board member was paid total compensation US$261,667 including base salary (cash fees paid) US$121,667, and stock awards US$140,000.

Henry A. Clark III – Retired Senior Advisor, Evercore Inc. (corporate finance advisory firm)

This board member is the Retired Senior Advisor, Evercore Inc. (corporate finance advisory firm). This board member was paid total compensation US$250,000 including base salary (cash fees paid) US$110,000, and stock awards US$140,000.

Anthony F. Earley, Jr. – Retired Executive Chair of the Board, PG&E Corporation (utility)

This board member is the Retired Executive Chair of the Board, PG&E Corporation (utility). This board member was paid total compensation US$250,000 including base salary (cash fees paid) US$110,000, and stock awards US$140,000.

David J. Grain – Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Grain Management, LLC (private equity firm)

This board member is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Grain Management, LLC (private equity firm). This board member was paid total compensation US$270,000 including base salary (cash fees paid) US$130,000, and stock awards US$140,000.

Veronica M. Hagen

This board member was paid total compensation US$104,167 including base salary (cash fees paid) US$45,833, and stock awards US$58,333.

Donald M. James – Retired Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Vulcan Materials Company (construction materials)

This board member is the Retired Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Vulcan Materials Company (construction materials). This board member was paid total compensation US$250,000 including base salary (cash fees paid) US$110,000, and stock awards US$140,000.

John D. Johns – Executive Chairman, Protective Life Corporation (insurance)

This board member is the Executive Chairman, Protective Life Corporation (insurance). This board member was paid total compensation US$270,000 including base salary (cash fees paid) US$130,000, and stock awards US$ 140,000.

Dale E. Klein – Associate Vice Chancellor of Research, The University of Texas System

This board member is the Associate Vice Chancellor of Research, The University of Texas System. This board member was paid total compensation US$267,917 including base salary (cash fees paid) US$127,917, and stock awards US$140,000.

Ernest J. Moniz – Chief Executive Officer and Co-Chair, Nuclear Threat Initiative (energy)

This board member is the Chief Executive Officer and Co-Chair, Nuclear Threat Initiative (energy). This board member was paid total compensation US$267,917 including base salary (cash fees paid) US$127,917, and stock awards US$140,000.

William G. Smith, Jr – Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer
Capital City Bank Group, Inc. (banking)

This board member is the Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, Capital City Bank Group, Inc. (banking). This board member was paid total compensation US$270,000 including base salary (cash fees paid) US$130,000, and stock awards US$140,000.

Steven R. Specker – Lead Independent Director, Retired Chief Executive Officer, TAE Technologies, Inc. (energy)

This board member is the Lead Independent Director, Retired Chief Executive Officer, TAE Technologies, Inc. (energy). This board member was paid total compensation US$290,000 including base salary (cash fees paid) US$150,000, and stock awards US$140,000.

Larry D. Thompson – deputy Attorney General of the United States

This board member is the deputy Attorney General of the United States. This board member was paid total compensation US$260,000 including base salary (cash fees paid) US$120,000, and stock awards US$140,000.

E. Jenner Wood III – Retired President and Chief Executive Officer, SunTrust Bank – Atlanta Division (banking)

This board member is the Retired President and Chief Executive Officer, SunTrust Bank – Atlanta Division (banking). This board member was paid total compensation US$250,000 including base salary (cash fees paid) US$110,000, and stock awards US$140,000.