Richard A. Johnson
Mr. Johnson has extensive experience as a retail company executive, including 24 years at the Company. He serves as our Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Johnson has led almost all of the Company’s major businesses in the United States, International, and Direct-to-Customer and has extensive knowledge of all facets of the Company’s business. He has played an integral role in developing and executing the Company’s strategic plans.
Mr. Johnson has been a director of H&R Block Inc. since September 2015, serving on its Audit and Compensation committees, and was previously a director of Maidenform Brands, Inc. from January 2013 to October 2013. Mr. Johnson is also a director of the Retail Industry Leaders Association (“RILA”) and the Footwear Distributors and Retailers of America (“FDRA”) and serves on the University of Wisconsin—Eau Claire National Leadership Council.