Debora J. Wilson


Director since 2010

Debora J. Wilson served as President and chief executive officer of The Weather Channel (TWC) from 2004 until 2009. During her tenure as CEO, TWC grew to become one of the most well-known and respected media brands and among the most successful at broadening its content and profit sources into a cross-platform, multi-media organization, with significant increases in distribution, revenue and profit as a result.

Before being named CEO, Ms. Wilson also served as chief operating officer and executive vice president of TWC and launched weather.com®, consistently ranking among the top 20 web sites and the top five content sites on mobile devices.

Before joining TWC, she spent 15 years in the telecommunications industry at Bell Atlantic (now Verizon) and held management positions in network operations and new product development. She also currently serves on the boards of Markel Corporation and ARRIS Group, Inc.

Ms. Wilson has a B.S. in Business Administration from George Mason University in Virginia.