Stephanie Lilak has served as director since June 17, 2022. Stephanie has served as the Chief People Officer of Bumble Inc. (Nasdaq: BMBL) since November 2021. Previously, she was Senior Vice President, Chief Human Resources Officer at Dunkin’ Brands Group, Inc. from July 2019 to November 2021. Prior to Dunkin’ Brands, Stephanie spent 23 years with General Mills Inc., in roles of increasing responsibility. She served as Vice President, Human Resources for the North America Retail Segment from January 2016 until July 2019. Prior to that role, she was the Vice President, Human Resources, Sales Division and Convenience & Foodservice Operating Segment from February 2015 to January 2016 and Vice President, Human Resources - Convenience and Food Service from September 2013 to February 2015. Stephanie earned a B.S. in Psychology and an M.S. in Industrial Relations from the University of Wisconsin Madison.
A seasoned executive leader with a track record of success, Chris has more than 25 years of experience guiding some of the most well-known brands in the restaurant and entertainment industries.
In June of 2018, Chris was named Chief Executive Officer of First Watch Restaurants, Inc. after serving as President since December of 2015 and Chief Marketing Officer from 2006 to 2015. Prior to joining First Watch, Chris led strategic branding and marketing for renowned national and international brands such as Cracker Barrel and Hard Rock Café International. He was honored on Nation's Restaurant News' Power List in 2017 and recognized as one of the most admired C-Suite executives by FSR Magazine in 2021.
Chris earned a B.A. from the University of Central Florida in Orlando and is an active alumnus who previously served on the University of Central Florida Foundation Board of Directors.