AutoNation announced today that its stockholders have elected Dr. Jacqueline A. Travisano to AutoNation’s Board of Directors at the 2018 Annual Meeting of Stockholders held on April 19, 2018. Mike Jackson, AutoNation’s Chairman, Executive Officer, and President had the following to say:
“With decades of experience in operations, finance, marketing, and technology, we think Jackie will bring valuable experience and insight to the AutoNation Board, in particular as we implement our brand strategy.”
Dr. Travisano is also the Executive Vice President for Business and Finance and Chief Operating Officer of the University of Miami. Dr. Travisano previously served as Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Nova Southeastern University from 2011 to 2017. The Board concluded that Dr. Travisano’s accounting, operational, financial, and senior executive experience qualifies her to serve as one of the directors.
AutoNation is America’s largest automotive retailer and is transforming the automotive industry through its bold leadership, innovation, and comprehensive brand extensions.