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Dean Hollis

Director and Chairman of the Board

Dean Hollis has been a director since September 2017 and has been Chairman of the Board since December 2018. He is a senior advisor for Oaktree Capital, a $100 billion worldwide private equity firm. Prior to 2008, Mr. Hollis was President and Chief Operating Officer, ConAgra Foods, Consumer Foods and International. In that role, Mr. Hollis developed and executed a worldwide business transformation strategy, while overseeing the largest part of the ConAgra Foods portfolio, including its $12 billion consumer and customer branded businesses, consisting of over 40 global brands in 110 countries. During his 21 years with ConAgra Foods, he held many executive level positions, including: Executive Vice President, Retail Products; President, Grocery Foods; President, Frozen Foods; President, Specialty Foods; and President, Gilardi Foods. Since October 2016, he has been a director and chair of the board of SunOpta Inc., a worldwide leader in healthy foods, specializing in non-GMO and organic products. From 2008 until its 2017 sale to Tyson Foods, Mr. Hollis served as chair of the board and on the compensation committee of AdvancePierre Foods Holdings, Inc., a producer and distributor of ready-to-eat sandwiches. Until its sale to Snyder’s-Lance Inc. in early 2016, he also served on the board of Diamond Foods, Inc., a leading branded snacks supplier, where he served on the audit and nominating and governance committees. Also, until its sale to Pinnacle Foods Inc. in January of 2016, Mr. Hollis served as chair of the board of directors and on the audit committee of Boulder Brands, Inc., a leader and innovator in health and wellness foods. Until October 2015, he also served on the board of Landec Corporation, a developer and marketer of patented polymer products for food, agriculture and licensed partner applications, where he chaired the compensation committee.

Chairman of the Board