Glenda Flanagan

National Projects PhotographerGlenda Flanagan is Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Whole Foods Market, a publicly-traded company which is ranked #214 of the Fortune 500 companies.  Additionally,  FORTUNE magazine has ranked the Company on its “100 Best Companies to Work For” list for 17 consecutive years – from the list’s inception in 1998 through today.  Since Glenda joined Whole Foods as CFO in 1988, she has played a major role in the development of the Company as it has grown from six stores in the late 1980’s and going public in 1992, to 450 stores and more than $15 billion in sales today.  In February 2015,  Fortune Magazine cited Ms. Flanagan as the longest-sitting CFO among the then 58 women CFOs at Fortune 500 companies..  She is a member of the boards of directors of the three foundations sponsored by Whole Foods Market:  Whole Planet Foundation, Whole Cities Foundation and Whole Kids Foundation.  Additionally she is a member of the Board of Directors of two publicly-traded companies: since 2004 Credit Acceptance Corporation based in Detroit, MI, and since 2016 Fit Bit, Inc. based in San Francisco, CA.