Alan Wilson served as a U.S. Army Captain with tours in the United States, United Kingdom, and Germany. He joined McCormick and Company, Inc. in 1993. During his tenure there, he held many executive management roles, including President, Chief Executive Officer, and Chairman. Alan’s leadership during his six-year tenure as CEO was instrumental in quadrupling McCormick’s share prices. He has retired from his executive positions at McCormick and helped pave the way to their status as one of the world’s leading global spice companies with annual sales around $4.3 billion and a market cap of $13.2 billion. Alan currently sits on the Boards of Westrock, T. Rowe Price, the National Association of Manufacturers, and the Grocery Manufacturers Association. He also chairs the board of visitors of the University of Maryland, Baltimore County and serves at his alma mater on the University of Tennessee Business School Advisory Board.