Steven S. Reinemund served as the Dean of Business at Wake Forest University from July 2008 until June 2014. In 2007, Reinemund retired from PepsiCo, Inc., a multinational food and beverage company, where he served as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer from 2001 until 2006 and Chairman until May 2007.
He joined PepsiCo in 1984 and held the positions of President and Chief Executive Officer Pizza Hut, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Frito-Lay and President and Chief Operating Officer PepsiCo. He was a director of PepsiCo from 1996 until May 2007. Mr. Reinemund is a director of Chick-fil-A, Inc., ExxonMobil Corp., and Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. He was also a director of American Express Company from 2007 to April 2015. Reinemund is also a member of the board of directors of the Cooper Clinic Institute and serves on the Board of Trustees of Wake Forest University and the United States Naval Academy Foundation. Reinemund has been a director of the Company since 2007.