2021 Leadership Award Winners: CFE's Executives in Residence

Follow CFE:   Sign up for CFE Newsletter  Follow Us on Twitter  Follow Us on LinkedIn  Follow Us on YouTube  Follow Us on Instagram  Follow Us on Facebook

May 2021
The John L. Ward Center for Family Enterprises is to proud to announce the inaugural Executive In Residence (EIR) cohort as the recipients of the 2021 Family Enterprise Leadership Award. The award was presented to the EIR's during a virtual celebration on May 13.

  • Drew Everett, Bush Brothers & Company
  • Meghann Harker, Cargill
  • Chris Herschend, Herchend Enterprises
  • John Nelson '02, SEED Beauty
The award recognizes these four individuals for their invaluable contributions in shaping the EIR program and providing counsel to the Ward Center on the expansion of its educational initiatives, including the launch of Mentoring Circles for family business students at Kellogg and the pivot to live virtual Executive Education Family Enterprise Suite programs during the 2020-2021 academic year.

Clockwise from top-left: Chris Herschend, Drew Everett, John Nelson, Meghann Harker