Donald R. Knauss has served as a member of Kellogg Company’s Board of Directors since November 2007.
As a member of Kellogg Company’s Board of Directors, Mr. Knauss serves on the Audit Committee and the Consumer Marketing Committee.
Mr. Knauss is the chairman and chief executive officer of The Clorox Company, a leading manufacturer of consumer products, headquartered in Oakland, California.
Prior to joining The Clorox Company, Mr. Knauss was the president and COO of Coca-Cola North America. He spent 12 years with The Coca-Cola Company in a variety of general management and division president roles. Beginning in 1998, Mr. Knauss served nearly two years managing Coca-Cola's businesses in ten countries of Southern Africa. He was named president and chief executive officer of The Minute Maid Company in 2000 and became president and COO of Coca-Cola North America in 2004.
Previously, Mr. Knauss worked in various director and vice president roles at PepsiCo, Inc., particularly with the Frito-Lay and Tropicana divisions. Knauss began his career in consumer product goods at Procter & Gamble as a brand manager in 1981, after serving as an officer with the U.S. Marine Corps.
Mr. Knauss serves on the board of directors for the URS Corporation; Indiana University, dean’s advisory board, College of Arts & Sciences; University of San Diego, board of trustees; Morehouse College, board of trustees; and the Marine Corp University Foundation, board of trustees..
Member of the Audit Committee
Member of the Consumer Marketing Committee