Leadership

Greg Spragg

PRESIDENT & CEO

EXPERIENCE:
• Managing Director, GrowthWise Group, LLC
• Executive Committee Member, Walmart Stores, Inc.
• EVP / Chief Merchant, Sam’s Club
• EVP / Chief Operator, Sam’s Club
• EVP Operations, Merchandising and Marketing, Ahold USA

Keith Larson

CHAIRMAN

EXPERIENCE:
• TiE Rockies President
• President of Sales, $2 Billion Company
• CFO, Large Division
• Division President
• Procter & Gamble
• Successful Entrepreneur

Mike Locatis

Senior Advisor

EXPERIENCE:
• CEO/Co-Founder, 915 Labs
• Senior Advisor, Chertoff Group
• Board Member, Colorado Technology Association
• Assistant Secretary, Department of Homeland Security for Critical Infrastructure Protection
• Chief Information Officer, U.S. Department of Energy

The NWA Solve For Food Advisory Council Includes:

Greg Spragg
GrowthWise Group
Mike Locatis
915 Labs
Rick Webb
Retired Walmart Executive
Mike Harvey
Chief Operating Officer, Northwest Arkansas Council
Daniel Hintz
Chief Experience Officer, Velocity Group
Glenn Mack
Executive Director, Brightwater Center for Study of Food, NorthWest Arkansas Community College
Craig Soos
Founder, Scout Retail
Jean-François Meullene
Head and Professor of Food Science, University of Arkansas
Nigel Kirtley
VP of Research and Development, Kraft Foods (retired)