Mr. William D. Perez is an Independent Director at Johnson Outdoors, Inc., an Independent Director at Whirlpool Corp., an Independent Director at Johnson & Johnson and a Member-Directors Circle at The Chicago Council on Global Affairs.
He is on the Board of Directors at Johnson Outdoors, Inc., Whirlpool Corp., Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Johnson & Johnson, Boys & Girls Clubs of Chicago, Grocery Manufacturers Association and Cornell University. Mr. Perez was previously employed as a Founder by FamGen, an Independent Director by Campbell Soup Co., a President & Chief Executive Officer by William Wrigley Jr. Co., a President & Chief Executive Officer by NIKE, Inc., a President & Chief Executive Officer by Mars, Inc., a President & Chief Executive Officer by S.C. Johnson & Son, Inc., and a President & Chief Executive Officer by The Wrigley Co. (UK) Ltd.
He also served on the board at Kellogg Co. and Hallmark Cards, Inc.
He received his undergraduate degree from Cornell University and a graduate degree from Thunderbird School of Global Management.