About A. H. Belo | A. H. Belo Corporation, Board of Directors


Director since September 2011

Lead Director
Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee Chairman
Audit Committee Member
Compensation Committee Member

John Beckert has been an Operating Partner for Highlander Partners, L.P., a private equity firm, since March 2012. He served as a Special Advisor to Highlander Partners from October 2010 to March 2012. John served ClubCorp, Inc., a golf course and resort management company, as chief executive officer from June 2004 through December 2006 and chief operating officer from August 2002 through June 2004. He became chairman of the board and a director of ClubCorp Holdings, Inc. in August 2013 prior to the company’s initial public offering and served in this role until the sale of ClubCorp, Inc. in September 2017. John served as chairman of the board of The Composites Group, a company that develops and manufactures thermoset plastic compounds and custom molded components, from December 2010 to November 2014. He was a member of the board of directors of Meisel, a digital graphic arts provider, until December 2012. From May 2000 until July 2002, John was a partner in Seneca Advisors L.L.P., a Dallas-based consulting and private investment firm, and from 1985 to April 2000, he served as chief operating officer of Dallas-based Bristol Hotels & Resorts, then the largest independent hotel operating company in North America.

Robert W. Decherd
Chairman, President and
Chief Executive Officer
A. H. Belo Corporation

James M. Moroney III
Publisher Emeritus
The Dallas Morning News

John A. Beckert
Operating Partner
Highlander Partners, L.P.

Louis E. Caldera
Distinguished Adjunct Professor of Law and Senior Fellow
American University Washington College of Law

Ronald D. McCray
Limited Partner
Boston Championship Basketball, LLC

Tyree B. (Ty) Miller
Co-Founder and Principal
Expedition Capital Advisors, LLC

John P. Puerner
Former Publisher, President
and Chief Executive Officer
Los Angeles Times

Nicole G. Small
Lyda Hill Foundation