Mr. John Mackey is a Co-Founder at Whole Foods Market and serves as Chief Executive Officer & Director of the Board. He was Co-Chief Executive Officer from May 2010 to December 2016, was Chief Executive Officer from 1978 to May 2010 and was President from 2001 to 2004. Mr. Mackey has served as a director of the Company since 1978 and served as Chairman of the Board from 1978 through December 2009. Mr. Mackey is also a Co-Founder and serves as Chief Executive Officer at WholePeople.com. Mr. Mackey also serves as Advisory Board Member at Satori Capital.