ConAgra has appointed Thomas “Tony” K. Brown to its board of directors, effective Oct. 15. With the addition of Brown, ConAgra’s board has increased to 12.
Currently also a member of 3M’s board of directors, Brown most recently led Ford Motor Co.’s global purchasing team, where he managed approximately $90 billion of production and non-production goods and services for operations worldwide. Prior to joining Ford in 1999, he held a variety of senior supply chain and purchasing leadership positions, including VP of supply chain management for United Technologies Corp. and executive director of purchasing and transportation for QMS.
Brown is a graduate of American International College, where he earned a bachelor of business administration.
As an active member of the nonprofit business community, Bro