Frontier Communications Corporation (NASDAQ:FTR) has appointed Dawn Clark, an experienced business leader and finance executive, as vice president of finance for the company’s West Region.

Clark will oversee the financial operations — including financial strategy, reporting, and analysis of revenue, expense and capital expenditures — for Frontier’s largest operating region, a combined business operation that serves more than 4 million households and businesses in California, Oregon and Washington. She will be based in Los Angeles and report to West Region President Melinda White.

“Dawn is a strong leader and an accomplished business executive whose financial acumen, analytical skills and planning expertise will further strengthen the West Region’s local engagement market strategy and disciplined cost management execution,” said White. “We welcome Dawn’s strategic leadership as we move forward in continuing to deliver enhanced services to residential and business customers.”

Most recently, Clark was based in Norwalk, Conn. where she served as vice president of corporate financial planning and analysis for Frontier Communications, leading Frontier’s corporate planning, including the development of its long-range plan, annual operating budget and financial reporting. Previously, she was Frontier’s corporate associate vice president of financial planning and analysis. Before joining Frontier, she held a variety of finance leadership positions with recognized companies in the publishing, apparel, beverage and beauty industries, including Synapse Group, a subsidiary of Time, Inc., Liz Claiborne, Inc. and Pepsi Bottling Group.

Clark holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Northeastern University and will reside in Santa Monica.

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