Mindspeed Adds To Board

Newport Beach-based Mindspeed ( announced that it has elected Donald Gips to the company's board of directors. Gips is a Group Vice President and Level 3 Communications, and has also served as chief domestic policy advisor for Vice President Al Gore at the White House. Gips also has been at the FCC and at McKinsey & Co. Gips will fill the seat of outgoing director Hossein Eslambolchi, president of AT&T Labs.