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Food industry executive

Leigh Warner, food industry executive.

Background

Warner, Leigh was born on October 20, 1955 in Camden, New Jersey, United States. Daughter of Albert Milligan and Maryjane (Albright) Warner.

Education

Graduate, International School of Brussels, Belgium, 1973. Bachelor with distinction, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, 1976. Master of Business Administration, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, 1978.

Career

Assistant product manager, Richardson-Vicks, Inc., Wilton, Connecticut, 1978-1979;district sales representative, associate product manager, Richardson-Vicks, Inc., Wilton, Connecticut, 1979-1980;associate product manager, General Foods Corporation, White Plains, New York, 1980-1981;product manager, General Foods Corporation, White Plains, New York, 1981-1985;group product manager, General Foods Corporation, White Plains, New York, 1986-1987;manager corporation planning, General Foods Corporation, White Plains, New York, 1987-1989;assistant to, Secretary of Defense for Special Projects, Washington, 1990-1991;director strategy, Kraft General Foods, Inc., Glenview, Illinois, 1990-1991;director marketing, Kraft Gen Foods Inc., Glenview, Illinois, since 1991. Appointed White House fellow, 1989-1990. Principal Council for Excellence in Government, since 1991.

Membership

Pro bono consultant National Park Foundation, Washington, 1985-1989. Member executive committee Young Grand Old Party of Greenwich, Connecticut, 1984-1989. Trustee The History Society of the Town of Greenwich, Connecticut, 1987-1989.

Active Junior League, Greenwich, 1983-1989, Washington, 1989-1990, Chicago, since 1990. Board directors Johnson Graduate School of Management, Chicago chapter, since 1990. Principal Council for Excellence in Government, 1991.

Member Chicago Council on Foreign Relations.

Connections

father:
Albert Milligan Warner

mother:
Maryjane (Albright) Warner