Michael Garnreiter has been a Director since February 2007.
He is currently Vice President of Finance and Treasurer of Shamrock Foods, a privately-held manufacturer and distributor of foods and food-related products.
From January 2010 until August 2012, Mr. Garnreiter was a managing director of Fenix Financial Forensics, a Phoenix-based litigation and financial consulting firm.
From August 2006 until January 2010, he was a managing member of Rising Sun Restaurant Group LLC and from December 2008 until December 2009, he was president of New Era Restaurants, LLC, both of which are privately-held restaurant operating companies.
From 2002 to 2006, Mr. Garnreiter was CFO of Main Street Restaurant Group, a publicly traded restaurant operating company, and from 1976 to 2002, he was a senior audit partner of Arthur Andersen LLP.
Mr. Garnreiter serves on the boards of directors of Taser International (as chairman), a manufacturer of non-lethal protection devices, Knight Transportation Company, a nationwide truckload transportation company, and IA Global, Inc., an Asian business processes outsourcing company.
In addition, Mr. Garnreiter serves as a member of the board of directors for Banner Health, a multi-state
health care delivery system.
graduated from California State University Long Beach
with a Bachelor of Science in Accounting and Business Administration.
Mr. Garnreiter is a Certified Public Accountant and Certified Fraud Examiner.
Mr. Garnreiter's financial background and expertise allows him to provide valuable advice to the Board of Directors and is chairman of the Company's Audit and Nominating and Governance Committees, and serves as a member of the Company's Compensation and Stock Option, and Technology Strategy Committees.
is the Company's designated financial expert of the board.
Currently, the Company's independent directors are Michael Garnreiter
, Alfred W. Giese, Egbert J.G. Goudena and Robert F. King.
Audit - Michael Garnreiter (Chairman), Alfred W. Giese and Robert F. King
Compensation and Stock Option - Robert F. King (Chairman), Michael Garnreiter, Alfred W. Giese and Egbert J.G. Goudena.