Laurel M. Hurd
Laurel M. Hurd is President, CEO and director of Interface, Inc., since April 18, 2022. She has been Segment President of the Learning & Development Segment at Newell Brands Inc. since February 18, 2019. She served as a Division Chief Executive Officer of Writing at Newell Brands Inc since February 2018 until February 18, 2019. From 2016 to February 2018, she served as Chief Executive Officer of Baby Division at Newell Brands. She was President of Home & Baby Segments at Newell Brands Inc. since January 2016. From May 2014 until 2016, Ms. Hurd was President of Baby and Parenting, leading the acquisition of Baby Jogger and later assuming leadership of the Home and Baby segment, including the Calphalon, Goody and Rubbermaid consumer brands. Ms. Hurd served as Vice President of Global Development for Baby & Parenting at Newell Brands Inc. (formerly Newell Rubbermaid Inc.) From 2012 to 2014, Ms. Hurd was Vice President, Global Development, leading both Marketing and Research & Development for the Graco, Aprica and Teutonia brands globally. Ms. Hurd served as Vice President of Sales at Newell Rubbermaid, Calphalon brand from March 2001 to July 2010. She served as National Sales Manager at Newell Rubbermaid; Calphalon brand since July 1999 until March 2001. She served as Senior Regional Account Manager at Braun, division of Gillette since 1993 until 1998. She has been an Independent Director at Thor Industries, Inc. since September 01, 2021. She studied at Miami University.
Year appointed: April 2022