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Board of Directors

Board of Directors

Helen Johnson-Leipold
Chairman of the Board
Helen Johnson-Leipold

Chairman of the Board since 1994. Chairman and CEO of Johnson Outdoors since March 1999; Chairman and Director, Johnson Financial Group, Inc.; Director of S.C. Johnson & Son; and chairman, The Johnson Foundation.

Thomas Pyle, Jr.
Vice Chairman of the Board and Directors
Thomas Pyle,

Vice Chairman of the Board and Director since October 1997. Chairman, The Pyle Group; Non-Executive Chairman of Uniek, Inc.; former owner and head of Rayovac Corporation; Director of Sub-Zero Wolf, Inc.; advisor to the University of Wisconsin Chancellor;  Trustee, Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation and other leading research institutions.

Kathy Button Bell
Director
Kathy Bell

Director since 2014. Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer, Emerson Electric Co.; Director, Sally Beauty Holdings and the American Marketing Association; Past Chairwoman, Business Marketing Association.

John M. Fahey, Jr.
Director
John Fahey,

Director since 2001. Chairman, National Geographic Society; Lead Director, Time Inc.; Regent, Smithsonian Institution.

Edward F. Lang
Director
Edward Lang

Director since 2006. Senior Vice President and CFO, New Orleans Saints and New Orleans Pelicans, Past President of Business Operations and Alternate Governor of the Nashville Predators.

Terry E. London
Director
Terry London

Director since 1999. Chairman, London Broadcasting Company, Inc.; past President of London Partners LLC; past President and CEO, Gaylord Entertainment Company; Chairman of the Board, Pier 1 Imports, Inc.

Richard "Casey" Sheahan
Director
Richard Sheahan

Director since 2014. President, Keen Inc.; former President and CEO, Patagonia, Inc.; Director, Outdoor Industry Association; senior advisor, Backbone Media.

Ed Stevens
Director
Ed Stevens

Director since 2016. Strategic Board Advisor, KIBO Software, Inc.; Past Chief Operating Officer, KIBO; Founder and past Chief Executive Officer, Shopatron.