SALT LAKE CITY–(BUSINESS WIRE)–USANA Health Sciences, Inc. (NYSE: USNA) today announced the appointment of D. Richard Williams to the company’s board of directors effective March 1, 2016. Mr. Williams joins the board as an independent director and brings a wealth of direct selling experience, as well as finance and corporate strategy expertise. The USANA board now has six members, five of whom are independent.
Myron W. Wentz, Ph.D., Chairman of the Board, commented, “Rick led Primerica as a Co-Chief Executive Officer for more than 15 years and continues to lead their company as Chairman of the Board. He brings to our board more than twenty years of direct selling experience, along with expertise in a host of operating and financial areas that will provide significant value to USANA. I am delighted to have Rick join our board of directors.”
Mr. Williams commented, “After carefully reviewing USANA, and engaging with its leadership and employees, I am pleased to accept a seat on the company’s board of directors. USANA’s strong corporate values and commitment to improving the lives of families around the world make the company a leader in the direct selling industry. I look forward to serving in this role and am eager to begin contributing to USANA’s continued success.”
Source: Business Wire