CINCINNATI — Cintas Corporation has announced the appointment of Melanie W. Barstad to its board of directors, according to a press release.
Barstad was elected by the shareholders at the company''s Annual Shareholders'' Meeting, held Tuesday morning at Cintas'' corporate headquarters, the release stated.
According to the release, Barstad spent 23 years with Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies.
"Melanie''s vast experience running a complex, enterprise-wide global business gives her diverse and valuable insight into various aspects of our business," said Bob Kohlhepp, chairman of Cintas Corporation.
"She is one of the most respected female thought leaders in her industry and we look forward to Melanie''s contributions as a member of our board," Kohlhepp added.
Barstad will serve on the compensation committee and the nominating and corporate governance committee, the release noted.
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