President, Chief Executive Officer
Truman Hunt fue nombrado Presidente de Nu Skin Enterprises en enero de 2003 y Chief Executive Officer en mayo de 2003. Bajo su liderazgo, la compañía trabaja en 50 mercados, con la reciente expansión en China, Europa Oriental y América Latina.
El Sr. Hunt también participa activamente en asociaciones del sector, recientemente ha ejercido de Chairman de la World Federation of Direct Selling Associations (WFDSA), entre 2005 y 2008. Como Chairman, se comprometió a ampliar la influencia de las asociaciones de venta directa locales, potenciando un entorno regulador positivo, fortaleciendo más la ética del sector e incrementando la importancia de las ventas directas entre las principales circunscripciones.
Se ha centrado en la misión de la empresa de ser una fuerza positiva en todo el mundo, al dar la posibilidad a las personas de mejorar sus vidas con oportunidades empresariales, productos innovadores y una cultura enriquecedora y edificante. Hunt participa en las juntas consultivas de Nu Skin Force para la iniciativa Good Foundation y Nourish the Children.
Antes de su nombramiento actual, de 1996 a enero de 2003, el Sr. Hunt ejerció de Vice President y consejero general de Nu Skin Enterprises. También fue nombrado Executive Vice President de Nu Skin Enterprises en enero de 2001 y ejerció de Vice President of Legal Affairs de septiembre de 1996 a mayo de 1998.
Antes de entrar en Nu Skin Enterprises, fue President y Chief Executive officer de Better Living Products, Inc., una filial de Nu Skin relacionada con la fabricación y la distribución de productos para el hogar que se venden a través de los canales de venta al detalle tradicionales. Antes de entrar en Better Living Products en 1991, ejerció como abogado de valores y empresarial en un bufete privado. El Sr. Hunt consiguió la licenciatura en ingeniería en la Brigham Young University y una licenciatura en derecho en la University of Utah.
Joseph Y. Chang, Ph.D.
Chief Scientific Officer and Executive Vice President, Product Development
Joseph Y. Chang, Ph.D., was appointed Chief Scientific Officer and Executive Vice President of Product Development in February 2006. Dr. Chang enjoys a comprehensive knowledge of both the pharmaceutical and dietary supplement industries and serves as a member of the Executive Committee for Nu Skin Enterprises. He formerly served as president and chief scientific officer of Pharmanex. Prior to Pharmanex, Dr. Chang served as both president and chief scientific officer at Binary Therapeutics, Inc. from 1994 to 1997 and at OsteoArthritis Sciences, Inc. from 1991 to 1994. He has also held various executive research management positions at Wyeth-Ayerst, Rhone Poulenc Rorer and other biotechnology companies, where he was involved in researching natural products for arthritis and cancer treatment. A prolific author, Dr. Chang has published numerous articles, reviews and books on pharmacological research during his nearly 20 years in the health care industry. He received a B.S. degree from Portsmouth University and a Ph.D. from the University of London.
Daniel R. Chard
President-Global Sales and Operations
Daniel Chard was promoted to the position of President-Global Sales and Operations. Prior to his current appointment, Chard served as executive vice president of distributor success and president of Nu Skin, Europe. He has worked in a variety of strategic management positions including senior vice president of marketing and product management at Broadlane and Promedix (subsidiary of Ventro Corporation). He has also worked as Vice President of Marketing and Product Management for Big Planet and as a Senior Director of Marketing and Product Development at Pharmanex. Prior to joining Pharmanex, Chard worked for PUR, Recovery Engineering as the Director of Marketing. He also spent six years in marketing management with Pillsbury. Mr. Chard holds a B.A. degree in economics from Brigham Young University and an M.B.A. degree from the University of Minnesota.
Ritch N. Wood
Chief Financial Officer (CFO)
Ritch Wood was promoted to Chief Financial Officer in November 2002. Mr. Wood had served as Vice President of Finance since July 2002. He was promoted to Vice President, New Market Development in May 2001 after working as the Director of Finance, New Market Development since January 1997. Previously, Mr. Wood served as the Division Controller for Pharmanex. He also played a key role in opening many European countries for Nu Skin during an expatriate assignment from 1995 to 1997. Prior to his assignment in Europe, he served as the Assistant Director of International Tax. A certified public accountant, Mr. Wood worked for the international accounting firm of Grant Thornton prior to joining Nu Skin Enterprises in 1993. Mr. Wood earned a B.S. and Master of Accountancy, Taxation emphasis, from Brigham Young University in 1991.
D. Matthew Dorny
Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary
D. Matthew Dorny was appointed General Counsel and Chief Legal Officer in March 2006. Prior to this appointment, he served as Vice President and General Counsel, and Assistant General Counsel for Nu Skin Enterprises. Prior to joining Nu Skin Enterprises, Mr. Dorny was a securities and business attorney in private practice. Mr. Dorny received a B.A., M.B.A. and J.D. degree from the University of Utah.