Winnebago Industries Inc. today (Jan. 5) announced the appointment of Richard D. Moss to its board of directors, effective Feb. 1.
Moss is currently the chief financial officer of Hanesbrands Inc., a public company manufacturer of everyday leading basic apparel with annual revenues of more than $5 billion. Moss has served as CFO since 2011. Since joining HanesBrands in 2006, he has also held the positions of chief treasury and tax officer and treasurer. Prior to joining HanesBrands, Moss served as CFO of Chattem Inc.
“Winnebago Industries is embarking on truly exciting times in our company’s long and storied history. As we focus on improving our overall customer experience and driving higher levels of shareholder value, we are concurrently evolving the leadership within our executive team and the board of directors,” said Winnebago President and CEO Michael Happe. “Welcoming Rick Moss to our board is yet another important step in the right direction.”
“The board’s role in guiding Winnebago Industries to higher levels of performance is paramount to that success,” added Winnebago Chairman Bob Chiusano. “It is vital that our board membership continue to evolve to enhance our collective ability to work with company management for the benefit of our end customers and shareholders. We welcome Mr. Moss to the Winnebago team and his vast array of diverse finance, international, and business development experiences gained as a senior executive in multiple, quality organizations.”
Moss received an MBA and bachelor’s from Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah. In addition to serving on the full board for Winnebago, Moss will sit on the audit and finance committees.