Board of Directors

Michael J. Long, Executive Chairman, Arrow Electronics, Inc.


Michael J. Long is executive chairman of Arrow Electronics, Inc. Between 2009-2022, he served as chairman, president and chief executive officer. Before that, he was Arrow’s president and chief operating officer (COO) with responsibility for all of the company’s operations and business units.

Long joined Arrow in 1991 when the company merged with Schweber Electronics, where he had held various leadership roles from 1983 to 1990. In 1994, Long was named president of Capstone Electronics, an Arrow company, and from 1995 to 1999, he was president of Gates/Arrow Distributing. From 1998 to 2005, Long was president and COO of Arrow North American Computer Products (now Arrow’s enterprise computing solutions business). He also served as president of Arrow’s global components business. Long was named one of Computer Reseller News' “Top 25 Executives” in 2002 and 2004.

Long holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of Wisconsin and attended the Milwaukee School of Engineering. He is active in the Young Presidents’ Organization, a global peer networking group. He serves on the boards of AmerisourceBergen, UCHealth and The National Western Stock Show.

Barry W. Perry, Lead Director, Arrow Electronics, Inc.


Barry W. Perry was chief executive officer and chairman of the board of Engelhard Corporation, a surface and materials science company, for more than five years prior to his retirement in June 2006. Mr. Perry is also a director of Albemarle Corp. and Ashland Inc. He previously served as a director of the Cookson Group plc.

Mr. Perry is a member of the compensation committee.

William F. Austen , Former President, Chief Executive Officer, and Director, Bemis Company


William F. Austen served as president, chief executive officer, and director of Bemis Company, Inc. a leading global manufacturer of flexible packaging products and pressure-sensitive materials, for six years prior to June 2019. From 2013 to 2014, he served as Bemis’ executive vice president and chief operating officer. From 2000 to 2013, Mr. Austen held roles of increasing executive and operational leadership responsibilities with Bemis and Bemis’ divisions.

Mr. Austen is currently a member of the board of directors of Arconic Corporation.

Mr. Austen is chair of the corporate governance committee.

Fabian Garcia, President, Personal Care, Unilever


Fabian Garcia is president of Unilever’s personal care business and a member of the Unilever Leadership Executive Team. In his role, Mr. Garcia is responsible for several of the company’s global business units and oversees various category-leading, innovation-powered personal care brands. Mr. Garcia joined Unilever in 2020 as president of Unilever North America, where he helped drive the company’s mission to be a leader in sustainable business through a number of strategic initiatives including sustainable packaging development and inclusive company culture.

Prior to joining Unilever, from 2016 to 2018, Mr. Garcia was president and chief executive officer of Revlon, Inc., where he led the company’s transformation into a digitally competitive enterprise while integrating a transformative acquisition and restoring health to iconic consumer brands. Previously, he served in roles of increasing responsibility spanning marketing, customer development, global supply chain, and business services at Colgate-Palmolive Company, culminating in his appointment as chief operating officer.

Mr. Garcia is a member of the Council of Foreign Affairs and previously served as non-executive director of Kimberly-Clark Corporation.

Mr. Garcia is a member of the compensation committee.

Steven H. Gunby, President and Chief Executive Officer, FTI Consulting, Inc.


Steven H. Gunby is president, CEO, and a member of the board of directors of FTI Consulting. Previously, he had a 30-year career with The Boston Consulting Group (BCG), a leading business strategy consulting services firm. While at BCG, Mr. Gunby’s roles included global leader, transformation, and chairman, North and South America. He also held other major managerial roles in his capacity as a senior partner and managing director and serving as a member of BCG’s Executive Committee.

Mr. Gunby holds a bachelor’s degree from Cornell University and has both a master’s degree and law degree from Yale University.

Mr. Gunby is chair of the compensation committee.

Gail E. Hamilton, Former Executive Vice President, Symantec


Gail E. Hamilton was executive vice president of Symantec, an infrastructure software, services, and cybersecurity provider, for five years prior to January 2005, where she led the enterprise and consumer business, including with respect to business strategy and oversight of the company’s cybersecurity function and services. Previously, she served as the general manager of the communications division of Compaq Computers and as the general manager of the telecom platform division for Hewlett-Packard Company. She is currently a director of OpenText Corp.

Ms. Hamilton is a member of the audit and corporate governance committees.

Andrew C. Kerin, Chief Executive Officer, Towne Park


Andrew C. Kerin is chief executive officer and member of the board of managers of Towne Park, a leading hospitality and healthcare services company. Previously, he served as CEO of Brightview, the nation's leading provider of commercial landscape design, construction, and maintenance services. Prior to this role, he was group president for the global food, hospitality and facility services business of Aramark. Prior to joining Aramark, Mr. Kerin served as a vice president of Ogden Facility Services.

Previously he has served on the Board of Trustees for Fordham University, his alma mater, and for City Year, Inc.

Mr. Kerin is a member of the corporate governance committee.

Sean J. Kerins, President and Chief Executive Officer, Arrow Electronics, Inc.


Sean J. Kerins is president and chief executive officer of Arrow Electronics, Inc.

Previously, he served as Arrow's chief operating officer, with responsibility for sales, marketing and operations for the global components and global enterprise computing solutions businesses. During his tenure at Arrow, he has also served as president of Arrow’s global enterprise computing solutions business and president of the North America region within that business. He joined Arrow in 2007 as vice president of North America storage and networking for enterprise computing solutions.

Prior to Arrow, Kerins spent 10 years at EMC serving in sales, marketing and professional services roles around the world. Earlier in his career, he held progressively senior roles with Coopers & Lybrand Consulting and he served as an industrial engineer with General Motors.

Kerins holds a bachelor’s degree in engineering from Syracuse University and a Master of Business Administration from Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management.

Laurel J. Krzeminski, Former Chief Financial Officer, Granite Construction


Ms. Krzeminski served as chief financial officer of Granite Construction Incorporated, one of the nation's largest diversified infrastructure providers and construction materials producers, for eight years prior to July 2018. Starting in 2008, she served as Granite Construction’s corporate controller and held that position until being appointed interim chief financial officer in 2010. Prior to joining Granite Construction, Ms. Krzeminski worked for The Gillette Company from 1995 to 2007 which was merged into Procter & Gamble in 2005, where she held corporate and operational finance positions of increasing responsibility.

Ms. Krzeminski is currently a member of the board of directors of Terracon (a private company) and Limbach Holdings, Inc.

Carol Lowe, Former Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, FLIR Systems


Carol Lowe was executive vice president and chief financial officer of FLIR Systems, Inc. a global leader in sensing technologies, for four years prior to the acquisition by Teledyne Technologies in May 2021. At FLIR Systems, Ms. Lowe was responsible for all aspects of finance, information technology, sales operations, indirect procurement, and the lean/continuous improvement program.

Prior to joining FLIR Systems, Ms. Lowe was senior vice president and chief financial officer of Sealed Air Corporation, a global manufacturer of food safety and security products, from 2012 to 2017. Previously, Ms. Lowe served in roles of increasing responsibility, spanning finance and operations, with companies operating in a variety of industries, including industrial technology, manufacturing, and food service.

Ms. Lowe is currently a member of the board of directors of EMCOR Group, TCW Special Purpose Acquisition Corporation, and Novolex (a private company).

Ms. Lowe is a member of the audit committee.

Stephen C. Patrick, Retired Vice Chairman, Colgate-Palmolive Company


Stephen C. Patrick retired as vice chairman of Colgate-Palmolive Company, a global consumer products company. He served as the chief financial officer of Colgate-Palmolive for approximately 14 years. In his more than 25 years at Colgate-Palmolive, he has also held positions as vice president, corporate controller and vice president of finance for Colgate Latin America.

Mr. Patrick is chair of the audit committee.

Gerry P. Smith, Chief Executive Officer and Director, The ODP Corporation


Gerry P. Smith is chief executive officer and director of The ODP Corporation a leading provider of business services, products and digital workplace technology solutions to small, medium and enterprise businesses through banner brands including Office Depot, Office Max and CompuCom. Since 2017, Mr. Smith has been leading The ODP Corporation’s transformation from a tactical, product-based transactions company to a services-driven B2B platform.

From 2006 to 2017, Mr. Smith served in positions of increasing strategic and operational responsibility at Lenovo, most recently as chief operating officer for the PC and server organizations. He previously served as the executive vice president and president of the Data Center Group as well. At Lenovo, he led supply chain and operations in multiple countries globally and served customers in more than 160 countries. Prior to joining Lenovo, Mr. Smith held international leadership roles and multiple line of business and operational, procurement, marketing, and development roles at Dell.

Mr. Smith is a member of the compensation and corporate governance committees.