QLogic Names New Board Director

Aliso Viejo-based QLogic said Thursday afternoon that it has named Kathryn Braun Lewis to its board of directors. Lewis has previously been an executive at Western Digital, most recently President and COO of Western Digital's Personal Storage Division; she also has held board positions at Lantronix, Artisoft, and PacifiCorp. Lewis is currently vice chairman of the board of directors of Share Our Selves and THINK Together, two nonprofits serving the Southern California area. QLogic is a developer of storage networking products, including controller chips, host bus adapters, and storage network switches.