J. Landis Martin

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J. Landis Martin (James Landis Martin) has been President and Chief Executive Officer of NL Industries, Inc. (manufacturer and marketer of titanium dioxide pigments) since 1987 and a director since 1986. Martin has also served as Chairman of the Board of Titanium Metals Corporation (TIMET) (an integrated producer of titanium metals) since prior to 1995.[1]

He has served as Chairman of the Board, President, and Chief Executive Officer of the Tremont Corporation (TRE) since prior to 1995. The Tremont Corporation is a holding company for both TIMET and NL Industries.[2]

Martin is Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of the Baroid Corporation (and its predecessor), acquired by Dresser Industries, Inc. [see Halliburton Company] in 1994.

Martin joined the Halliburton Company Board in 1998. He is a member of the Health, Safety and Environment, the Nominating and Corporate Governance and the Management Oversight Committees.

He is on the Board of Directors of AIMCO, a Denver-based apartment management company (successor to The Considine Company, Inc. ('TCC') founded by Terry Considine in May 1975). He is also a Director on the Board the Special Metals Corporation.

According to the Pittsburgh Business Times in May 2002, Martin, a member of the board since Crown Castle was founded in 1995, was appointed Nonexecutive Chairman of the Board of Crown Castle International Corporation (parent company of Canonsburg-based Crown Castle USA Inc.): "Houston-based Crown Castle designs, builds and operates cellular and broadcast-transmission towers and other communications infrastructure."[3]

Martin is a member of the International Titanium Association and was the organization's President in 1999.

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