Chairman at HNI
Stan Askren has been a Director of the Corporation since 2003. Mr. Askren has also been the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the Corporation since 2004 and the President of the Corporation from 2003 to 2018. He is a director of Armstrong World Industries, Inc., a global leader in the design and manufacture of ceiling systems and a director of Allison Transmission Holdings, Inc., the world’s largest manufacturer of fully automatic transmissions for medium- and heavy-duty commercial vehicles. Mr. Askren brings to the Board extensive experience and knowledge of the Corporation's business, operations and culture. He has worked for the Corporation for 25 years. Mr. Askren was vice president of marketing, an executive vice president and president of the Corporation's hearth products operating segment. He worked in the Corporation's office furniture operating segment as a group vice president of The HON Company and president of Allsteel Inc. Mr. Askren has served as the vice president of human resources and an executive vice president of the Corporation. Mr. Askren also brings to the Board finance and corporate governance experience through his service on the audit and compensation committees of other public companies.