Matthew M. McKenna
Mr. McKenna has extensive financial, tax, and legal expertise, having served as a partner at an international law firm in New York City, Senior Vice President of Finance of PepsiCo, Inc. from August 2001 to December 2007, and a general partner of a private equity fund, which is useful for his service as Finance Committee Chair and as a member of the Audit Committee. The Board has determined that Mr. McKenna qualifies as an “audit committee financial expert,” as defined by the rules under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the “Exchange Act”). In addition, Mr. McKenna has government experience, as he previously served as Senior Advisor to the U.S. Secretary of Agriculture. He also brings the perspective of the non-profit sector from his previous positions as President and Chief Executive Officer of Keep America Beautiful, Inc. from January 2008 to June 2013 and Chairman of Ignatian Volunteer Corps., as well as his current positions as Executive in Residence of Georgetown University and adjunct professor at Fordham University.
Mr. McKenna serves as a director and member of the Audit Committee of Green Dot Bioplastics LLC (bioscience social enterprise and full-service bioplastics company), and a director of Anacostia Impact Fund.