Gallagher and Zorich Join Oneida Group Board of Directors
Both appointments are effective immediately.
The Oneida Group recently announced the appointment of Lisa C. Gallagher and Nora L. Zorich, M.D., Ph.D., to the company’s board of directors. The appointments are effective immediately.
“As we continue to pave the way for innovation and ground-breaking transformation in the foodservice and food preparation industries, both Ms. Gallagher and Dr. Zorich bring impressive careers and distinctive experience to The Oneida Group which make them uniquely qualified to support the company’s mission,” said Patrick Lockwood-Taylor, CEO.
Gallagher currently serves as chief operating officer and chief financial officer of Hawtan Leathers, LLC, an international manufacturer and distributor of fine leather. In addition, she is the chief financial officer of Port City Glove, S.A., an international manufacturer of industrial and safety gloves. Gallagher reportedly has extensive experience in executive operations and financial management and also brings more than 20 years of knowledge in corporate finance, including more than 15 years as an independent financial and strategic advisor. She is a graduate of Mount Holyoke College and holds an master’s in business administration from Simmons Graduate School of Management. Her previous board experience includes DG Systems, Inc., FastChannel Network, Inc., Marlin Broadcasting, SmartRoutes, and Bridge Over Troubled Waters.
Zorich is a licensed physician and president of NLZ Consulting, LLC, specializing in pharmaceutical, over-the-counter drugs and dietary supplement consulting. She retired from Procter & Gamble Co. in 2012, after more than 20 years in research and development. Her scientific capability spans several areas, including regulatory affairs, statistics, global post-market surveillance and biotechnology. Zorich received her medical and doctoral degrees from the University of Illinois. Current chair of the ARBONNE Scientific advisory board, her previous board experience includes the United Way National Women’s Leadership Council, the Health Improvement Collaborative of Greater Cincinnati, the YWCA of Greater Cincinnati, and Planned Parenthood of Southwest Ohio.
“These appointments provide the company with world-class talent who will bring broad experience and deeper insights that will help us to reach our business goals,” said David Weinstein, chairman of the board. “We welcome Dr. Zorich’s proficiency in research and development as well as her vast scientific acumen. Ms. Gallagher’s unique combination of experience in both manufacturing and capital markets will help us advance further and more quickly in meeting our strategic priorities. We are honored to have them join our board.”
For more information, visit www.theoneidagroup.com.