People: Flowers Foods Inc (FLO.N)
Dr. Melvin T. Stith, Ph.D. is an Independent Director of Flowers Foods, Inc. He is president of Norfolk State University. He previously served as dean emeritus of the Whitman School of Management at Syracuse University in New York. From June 2013 until he retired in December 2015, he was professor of marketing at the Whitman School of Management. He previously served as dean of the Whitman School of Management from 2005 to 2013. Prior to that time, he was dean of the College of Business at Florida State University and the Jim Moran Professor of Business Administration. He also is a director of Synovus Financial Corp. (NYSE) (1998-present) and Aflac Incorporated (NYSE) (2012-present). Dr. Stith previously served as a director of Keebler Foods Company from 1999 to 2001. He has served as a director of Flowers Foods since July 2004. Dr. Stith has a significant background in marketing and accounting, has a high level of financial literacy and brings a unique academic perspective to the board of directors.
|Total Annual Compensation, USD||100,000|
|Restricted Stock Award, USD||130,000|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, USD||--|
|All Other, USD||--|
|Fiscal Year Total, USD||230,000|