Board of Directors
Linda Johnson Rice
Ms. Rice is Chair of our Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee. She is the CEO of Johnson Publishing Company, LLC, formerly the parent company for Ebony and Jet magazines and Fashion Fair Cosmetics. She is a member of the board of directors for Grubhub and Omnicom Group Inc. Ms. Rice is a Trustee at the Art Institute of Chicago, a member of the board of directors of Northwestern Memorial Corporation, President of the Chicago Public Library board of directors, a founding member of the Council of the National Museum of African American History and Culture and a founding member of the Adweek Diversity & Inclusion Council. She previously served on the board of directors of Tesla, Inc., Kimberly-Clark Corporation, Bausch & Lomb, Continental Bank, Dial Corporation, MoneyGram and Viad Corp. Ms. Rice also has extensive leadership experience with not-for-profit organizations. She received a B.A. in Journalism from the University of Southern California’s Annenberg School for Communication and an M.B.A. from Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management.