Brent Burger (Chairman)
Campbell's True Value, Madison, Maine
Brent Burger joined the board in 2007, and became Board Chair in 2013. He currently serves on the executive committee and is also president of the True Value Foundation. Mr. Burger owns and operates five Maine-based True Value stores located in Farmingdale, Madison, Winslow and Skowhegan, and a Just Ask Rental store in Skowhegan. Before joining the co-op in 1999, Burger worked for Starbucks Corporation in San Francisco. Previously, he served as vice president of West Coast operations for TCBY Enterprises Inc., where he oversaw franchise operations and led a team of eight division managers. Burger began his retail career in 1985 as the youngest TCBY franchisee in the company's history.
Mr. Burger's board experience includes service on the board of directors for the Greater Blacksburg Virginia Chamber of Commerce, and positions on advisory boards for Agway Dealer Stores and TCBY franchisees. He also serves as chairman on the not-for-profit board of The Alfond Youth Center YMCA/Boys & Girls Club of America and serves as Investment Committee Director for Mount Merici Academy. Mr. Burger is a recipient of Hardware Retailing magazine's 2014 Top Gun award.
Burger holds a bachelor's degree in English from Virginia Tech University.