Charles E. Baker *, Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary

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Ball Corporation History

  • 2011-present; vice president, general counsel and corporate secretary
  • 2005-present; vice president, general counsel and assistant corporate secretary.
  • 2004-2005; general counsel and assistant corporate secretary
  • 1999-2004; associate general counsel
  • 1995-1999; senior director, business development
  • 1994-1997; director, corporate compliance
  • 1993-1995; director, business development

Previous Work Experience

  • Fraser & Beatty, partner, 1988-1993; associate, 1983-1988

Professional Activities

  • Member, Colorado Bar
  • Member, Law Society of Upper Canada
  • Colorado Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • American Corporate Counsel Association
  • Canadian Bar Association

Education

  • 2001; master of business administration, University of Denver
  • 1983; bar admission course, Law Society of Upper Canada, Toronto
  • 1981; juris doctor, University of Toronto
  • 1978; bachelor's degree in economics, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom

Awards

  • Ball Corporation Award of Excellence, 2003

Nate C. Carey *, Vice President and Controller

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Ball Corporation History

  • 2017-present; vice president and controller
  • 2014-2017; assistant controller

Previous Work Experience

  • 2001-2014; PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP
    • Senior manager, Houston, Texas
    • Senior manager, national office, New York Metro
    • Senior manager, manager and senior associate, Austin, Texas
    • Senior associate, associate, San Jose, California

Boards/Professional Activities

  • Board member, A Precious Child, Broomfield, Colorado
  • Member, American Institute of Certified Public Accountant

Education

  • 2001; MBA, B.S.B.A, accounting, Colorado State University, Pueblo
  • Certified Public Accountant, Texas and California

Daniel W. Fisher *, President

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Ball Corporation History

  • 2021-present; president, Ball Corporation
  • 2016-2021; senior vice president, Ball Corporation; chief operating officer, Global Beverage Packaging
  • 2016; president, Beverage Packaging North and Central America
  • 2014-2016; president, North American Metal Beverage
  • 2013-2014; senior vice president, finance and planning, North America Metal Beverage
  • 2010-2013; vice president, finance, North America, Ball Metal Beverage Packaging Division, Americas

Previous Work Experience

  • Director, finance, Emerson Process Management (Emerson Electric)
  • Chief financial & information technology officer, Daniel Industries (Emerson Electric)
  • Vice President, affiliate manager, Grey Mountain Partners
  • Chief financial officer, Thomson Industries (Danaher Corporation)
  • Chief financial officer, Americas, Bradken Corporation

Education

  • 2003; MBA, business administration, University of Colorado, Denver
  • 1995; bachelor’s degree, business administration/finance, Washington University, St. Louis

John A. Hayes *, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer

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Ball Corporation History

  • 2021-present: chief executive officer and chairman
  • 2013-2021; chairman, president and chief executive officer
  • 2011-2013; president and chief executive officer
  • 2010-2011; president and chief operating officer
  • 2008-2009; executive vice president and chief operating officer, Ball Corporation
  • 2007-2008; president, Ball Packaging Europe and senior vice president, Ball Corporation
  • 2006-2007; president, Ball Packaging Europe and vice president, Ball Corporation
  • 2005-2006; executive vice president, Ball Packaging Europe and vice president, Ball Corporation
  • 2003-2005; vice president, corporate strategy, marketing and development
  • 2000-2003; vice president, corporate planning and development
  • 1999; senior director, corporate planning and development

Previous Work Experience

  • Vice president, mergers and acquisitions/corporate finance, Lehman Brothers, Chicago
  • Research associate/senior research associate, Greenwich Associates, Stamford, Conn.

Boards/Professional Activities

  • 2017-present: board of directors, Kohler Co., Kohler, Wisconsin
  • 2017-present: board of trustees, Colgate University, Hamilton, New York
  • 2015-present: board of directors, Business Roundtable, Washington, D.C.
  • 2015-2017: alumni council, Colgate University, Hamilton, New York
  • 2010-present: board of directors, Ball Corporation
  • 2009-2014; board of directors, Leeds School of Business, University of Colorado, Boulder
  • 2008-2010; chairman, Can Manufacturers Institute, Washington, D.C.
  • 2006-2007; chairman, Beverage Can Makers Europe, Brussels, Belgium

Education

  • 1993; MBA, finance and strategy, J.L. Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University; named Ira J. Harris scholar in finance, Evanston, Ill.
  • 1988; bachelor’s degree, English and economics, Colgate University, Hamilton, N.Y.

Jeff A. Knobel *, Vice President and Treasurer

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Ball Corporation History

  • 2011-present; vice president and treasurer
  • 2010-2011; treasurer
  • 2008-2010; senior director, treasury
  • 2005-2008; director, treasury operations
  • 2002-2005; vice president and treasurer, Ball Packaging Europe GMBH
  • January-December 2002; director, corporate accounting
  • 1997-2001; manager, financial accounting

Previous Work Experience

  • Arthur Anderson LLP, manager, corporate finance consulting

Boards/Professional Activities

  • Certified Public Accountant
  • Member, board of directors, Rocky Mountain Metal Container
  • Trustee of the Rexam UK Pension plan

Education

  • 1993; bachelor’s degree, accounting, Miami University, Oxford, Ohio

Scott C. Morrison *, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

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Ball Corporation History

  • 2010-present; senior vice president and chief financial officer
  • 2002-2009; vice president and treasurer
  • 2000-2002; treasurer

Previous Work Experience

  • Managing director/senior banker, corporate banking, Bank One, Indianapolis
  • First vice president, corporate banking, First Chicago, Indianapolis
  • Assistant vice president, vice president, NBD Bank, Detroit

Boards/Professional Activities

  • Member, board of directors, National Association of Manufacturers
  • Member, board of directors, Sensient Technologies Corporation

Education

  • 1988; M.B.A, Wayne State University, Detroit
  • 1984; bachelor's degree in finance, Indiana University, Bloomington

Lisa A. Pauley *, Executive Vice President, Human Resources & Administration

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Ball Corporation History

  • 2011-present; senior vice president, human resources & administration
  • 2015-2016; chief integration officer, M&A transaction special assignment
  • 2007-2011; vice president, administration & compliance
  • 2004-2007; senior director, administration & compliance

Ball Aerospace & Technologies Corp.

  • 2002-2004; vice president, finance and administration
  • 2000-2002; vice president, administrative services
  • 1997-2000; director, financial analysis and budgeting
  • 1996-1997; manager, business management and planning, commercial space operations
  • 1990-1997; manager of finance, aerospace systems division
  • 1988-1990; business analyst II, aerospace systems division
  • 1985-1988; administrator I, aerospace systems division
  • 1984-1985; senior administrative specialist, aerospace systems division
  • 1982-1984; senior accounting clerk, aerospace systems division
  • 1981-1982; accounting clerk, aerospace systems division

Previous Work Experience

  • 1979-1980; Longmont National Bank

Awards/Recognitions

  • 2016; Alumni Achievement Award, University of Colorado Leeds School of Business
  • 1996; Emerging Leader's Development Program, University of Denver
  • 1991; Award of Excellence, Ball Corporation
  • 1989; Outstanding Individual Contribution Award, Ball Aerospace & Technologies Corp.
  • 1984; Outstanding Individual Contribution Award, Finalist, Ball Aerospace & Technologies Corp.

Education

  • 2016; Harvard Executive Education; Women on Boards
  • 1992; master's degree in finance, University of Colorado, Boulder
  • 1987; bachelor's degree in accounting, University of Colorado, Boulder

Daniel J. Rabbitt, Vice President, Corporate Planning and Development

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Ball Corporation History

  • 2016-present: vice president, corporate planning and development
  • 2015-2016; vice president and general manager, Global Aerocan
  • 2012-2015; vice president and general manager Ball Aerocan, Americas
  • 2010-2012; vice president, corporate planning and development
  • 2007-2010; senior director, corporate planning and development
  • 2004-2007; director of corporate development and strategy

Previous Work Experience

  • 1999-2004; chief financial officer and co-founder, Mountain Union Telecom, LLC, Virginia
  • 1998; director, corporate development, Telecom Towers, Virginia
  • 1993-1998; vice president, communications finance group, NationsBank (Bank of America), Charlotte, N.C.

Community

  • Youth Sports coach
  • Junior Achievement volunteer

Education

  • 1993; MBA, Notre Dame, South Bend, Ind.
  • 1991; bachelor’s degree, business administration, Texas Christian University, Ft. Worth

Courtney K. Reynolds, Vice President, Communications and Corporate Affairs

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Ball Corporation History

  • 2019-present; vice president, communications and corporate affairs

Previous Work Experience

  • 2017-2019; vice president, communications and corporate affairs, Northwestern Mutual
  • 2015-2017; vice president, corporate communications, Northwestern Mutual
  • 2010-2015; director, communications, Exelis Inc. (now Harris Corp.)
  • 2007-2010; director, employee engagement communications, ITT Corporation
  • 2003-2007; manager, communications and market intelligence, ITT Night Vision
  • 1995-2003; group leader, reputation change culture, Carter Ryley Thomas (now Padilla)

Boards/Professional Activities

  • Member; Arthur W. Page Society
  • Member; Public Relations Society of America

Education

  • 2014; master’s degree, business administration, Stevens Institute of Technology, N.J.
  • 2012; executive leadership program, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania
  • 1995; bachelor’s degree, English, University of Virginia, Charlottesville

Ron Lewis *, Senior Vice President & Chief Operating Officer, Global Beverage Packaging

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Ball Corporation History

  • 2021-present; senior vice president and chief operating officer, Global Beverage Packaging
  • 2019-2020; president, Beverage Packaging Europe, Middle East & Africa

Previous Work Experience

  • Chief supply chain officer, Coca-Cola European Partners
  • Senior vice president – supply chain, Coca-Cola Enterprises, Inc.
  • Chief procurement officer, The Coca-Cola Company
  • Senior vice president and general manager, The Coca-Cola Company
  • North America supply chain vice president, Coca-Cola Enterprises, Inc.
  • Vice president and chief procurement officer, Coca-Cola Enterprises, Inc.

Education

  • 1993; MBA, operations, marketing, finance, Northwestern University – Kellogg School of Management
  • 1988; bachelor’s degree, chemical engineering, Montana State University-Bozeman

Dave Kaufman *, Senior Vice President, Ball Corporation; President, Ball Aerospace

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Ball Corporation History

  • 2021-present; senior vice president and president, Ball Aerospace
  • 2020 – 2021; chief operating officer, Ball Aerospace
  • 2013 – 2020; vice president & general manager, National Defense, Ball Aerospace
  • 2012 – 2013; director, National Security Space, Ball Aerospace
  • 2010 – 2012; senior program manager and capture manager, National Defense, Ball Aerospace
  • 2003 – 2010; senior program manager, Orbital Express & STP-SIV, Ball Aerospace
  • 2000 – 2003; spacecraft integrated product team (IPT) manager, Orbital Express, Ball Aerospace

Previous Work Experience

  • 1997 – 2000; system engineering lead, Hughes Space and Communications Co.
  • 1994 – 1997; thermal lead, Hughes Space & Communications Co.

Education

  • B.A., mathematics, Willamette University
  • B.S., mechanical engineering, Stanford University
  • M.S., mechanical engineering, California Institute of Technology
  • Ph.D, mechanical engineering, California Institute of Technology

Charles S. Johnson, Vice President Diversity and Inclusion

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Ball Corporation History

  • 2021-present; vice president, diversity and inclusion
  • 2018-2021; senior director, diversity and inclusion
  • 2017-2018; director, diversity and inclusion

Previous Work Experience

  • Founder and CEO, GenX7
  • Associate director athletics, University of Colorado
  • Business development and diversity manager, JD Edwards

Awards and Recognitions

  • 1997; Omega Man of the Year, National Chapter of OMEGA PSI PHI Fraternity Inc.
  • 1991; Orange Bowl Most Valuable Player, College Football National Championship Committee

Education

  • 1991; bachelor’s degree, political science, University of Colorado, Boulder
  • 1994; MBA, marketing, University of Colorado Leeds School of Business, Boulder

*Designates Corporate Officer