William D. Zollars Former Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, YRC Worldwide Inc.
Bill Zollars was previously a ProLogis trustee from 2001 to 2010 and returned as a member of the Prologis board upon completion of the merger with AMB Property Corporation in 2011. In his current role as a board member, he serves on the board governance and nomination committee as well as the compensation committee. From 1999 to 2011, Mr. Zollars was chairman, president and chief executive officer of YRC Worldwide, Inc., one of the largest and most recognizable global transportation service providers. Prior to that, Mr. Zollars was president of Yellow Transportation, Inc., a position he accepted in 1996 as part of a major management transition for the company. From 1994 to 1996, Mr. Zollars was senior vice president of Ryder Integrated Logistics, a division of Ryder System, Inc., based in Miami, Florida. Previously, he spent 24 years in various executive positions at Eastman Kodak, including assignments in London, Toronto and Tokyo. In addition to Prologis, Mr. Zollars currently serves on the boards of CIGNA Corporation, Cerner Corporation.
Mr. Zollars holds a Bachelor of Arts in economics from the University of Minnesota and is a member of Phi Beta Kappa.