Board of Directors

Lawrence Hilsheimer
Lawrence A. Hilsheimer

Director since 2014


Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Greif, Inc., a publicly traded global leader in industrial packing products and services (2014–present) 

B.A. in Business Administration, Fisher College of Business, The Ohio State University and J.D., Capital University Law School


  • Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company, a publicly traded manufacturer of branded consumer lawn and garden products (2013–2014)
  • Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company, a provider of property and casualty insurance and financial services, President and Chief Operating Officer of multiple business units, including Nationwide Direct and Customer Solutions and Nationwide Retirement Plans
  • Vice Chairman and Regional Managing Partner, Deloitte & Touche USA, LLP

Other Board Service

  • Root Insurance Company, member of Audit and Investment committees 
  • Dean’s Advisory Council, Fisher College of Business
  • The Ohio State University Board of Trustees, member of Audit and Compliance Committee

Mr. Hilsheimer’s broad business background and corporate finance and public accounting experience, including as a chief financial officer with responsibility and accountability for all corporate and operating finance functions, make him a valued member of the Board.

Independent Director

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