ECHOSTAR

Board of Directors

Tom A. Ortolf

Director

Mr. Ortolf serves as a member of our board of directors, and on our Audit Committee, Executive Compensation Committee and Nominating Committee. Mr. Ortolf also serves as a member of the board of directors of DISH Network Corporation, and is a member of its Executive Compensation Committee, Nominating Committee, and Audit Committee. Mr. Ortolf has been the President of Colorado Meadowlark Corp., a privately held investment management firm, for more than ten years. From 1988 until 1991, Mr. Ortolf served as DISH Network's President and Chief Operating Officer.

Independent Director