Rick Puckett

Board of Directors, Driven Brands

Rick Puckett became a member of our board of directors in December 2020 and previously served as a member of the board of managers of Driven Investor LLC. Mr. Puckett serves as a director and as chairman of the audit committee for SPX Corporation and Whitehorse Finance, Inc., positions he has held since May 2015 and December 2012, respectively. Mr. Puckett is also a member of the Board of Directors for Pet Retail Brands, Inc., a privately held company, since August 2019. He also served on the board of directors for Late July Brands, a privately held company from 2007 through 2010. From December 2006 to December 2016, Mr. Puckett was the Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Chief Administrative Officer of Snyder’s-Lance, Inc. Prior to Snyder’s-Lance, Mr. Puckett was Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer of United Natural Foods, Inc. Mr. Puckett is a Certified Public Accountant, and he received a bachelor’s degree in accounting and an M.B.A. from the University of Kentucky. Mr. Puckett’s experience in leadership roles at his past companies, significant knowledge and understanding of corporate finance and financial reporting and his expert background as a Certified Public Accountant provides him with the qualifications and skills to serve as a director.

Independent Director