USG Corporation Elects William J. Kelley Jr. Vice
President and Controller
March 30, 2010 04:25 PM Eastern Daylight Time
CHICAGO--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--USG Corporation (NYSE: USG), a leading building products
company, has announced the election of William J. Kelley Jr. to the position of vice president and controller,
effective March 30, 2010. Kelley replaces D. Rick Lowes, who was elected Senior Vice President, Finance. Kelley
joins USG from Pepsi Beverages Company where he served as a Vice President, Finance.
Mr. Kelley will serve as USG’s principal accounting officer and oversee all corporate control activities, including
management of the company’s external financial reporting, corporate accounting, and management reporting. He will
report to Richard H. Fleming, USG Corporation executive vice president and chief financial officer.
Kelley, 45, graduated from Clark Atlanta University with a bachelor’s degree in Accounting in 1987. He also earned
an MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business. Kelley holds the following professional
designations: Certified Public Accountant, Certified Internal Auditor and Certified Information Systems Auditor. He
started his career as an accountant with a Chicago subsidiary of Cargill, Inc. and later joined Arthur Andersen LLP.
USG Corporation is a manufacturer and distributor of high-performance building systems through its United States
Gypsum Company, USG Interiors, Inc. and L&W Supply Corporation and other subsidiaries. Headquartered in
Chicago, USG's worldwide operations serve the residential and non-residential construction markets, repair and
remodel construction markets, and industrial processes. USG's wall, ceiling, flooring and roofing products provide
leading-edge building solutions for customers, while L&W Supply center locations efficiently stock and deliver
building materials nationwide. For additional information, visit the USG Web site at www.usg.com.
Robert E. Williams