Jane Strode Miller
Jane Miller is currently the President and CEO of Charter Baking Company, the bakers of Rudi’s Organic and Rudi’s Gluten-Free. Previously, she was part of an executive team that developed the first bankruptcy emergence plan for Interstate Bakeries. She served as President of the UK & Ireland division of the HJHeinz Company through May 2006. In 2000-2002, she ran the Western Division of Bestfoods Baking Company, the bakers of Oroweat, Thomas English Muffins and Entenmann’s. She spent fourteen years at PepsiCo in a variety of senior management positions. She has a BA in Russian Studies from Knox College and an MBA from Southern Methodist University. Jane serves as a board member for the Unreasonable Institute and as an advisory board member for the Deming Center at the University of Colorado, Justin’s Nut Butter, and ReWork. She recently launched a career advice website: janeknows.com and will be publishing her first book in fall 2013 titled Sleep Your Way to the Top (and other myths about business success).