Vada O. Manager, President and Chief Executive Officer, Manager Global Holding LLC and Senior Counselor, APCO Worldwide

Vada Manager is president and chief executive officer of Manager Global Holdings LLC, a position he has held since 2009, and as senior counsel / international advisory council member of APCO Worldwide since 2010. Previously, Manager served as the Senior Director of Global Issues Management for Nike, Inc. from 2006 until March 2009 and he held various management positions at Nike and Levi's between 1994 and 2009.

Manager serves on the board of trustees of Arizona State University (ASU) and serves on the board of directors of Helios Education Foundation, Think TRUE, ASU Center for Race and Democracy, Genesis Academy, the Mannie Jackson Center for the Humanities at Lewis & Clark Community College and Spread the Vote. He previously served as a director of Ashland Global Holdings Inc. from 2008 until January 2017.

He holds a Bachelor of Science in political science from Arizona State University and performed graduate work at the London School of Economics. Manager has been a Valvoline director since September 2016.

Manager has been a Valvoline director since September 2016.

Member of the Audit Committee
Member of the Compensation Committee
Chair of the Governance and Nominating Committee

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