Kevin M. McNamara
Vice Chairman since 2020, Lead Independent Director since 2019, Director since 2007
Kevin’s financial expertise and professional career are critical to Tyson Foods’ board, audit committee and compensation and leadership development committee.
Kevin served as the chief executive officer of CenseoHealth, a leading provider of in-home physician assessments, from 2015 to 2018. In addition, he is the founding principal of McNamara Family Ventures, a family investment office providing venture and growth capital to health care companies. He has served as a director of Agilum Healthcare Intelligence since 2011 and served as an operating partner in Health Evolution Partners, a private equity firm focused on healthcare, from 2013 through 2014. He has also served as a director of Luminex Corporation since 2007.
Kevin previously served as the vice chairman of Leon Medical Centers, a healthcare provider for Medicare patients. From 2005 to 2009 he was executive vice president, chief financial officer and treasurer of HealthSpring, Inc., a managed care company.
He qualifies as an “audit committee financial expert” under the rules of the SEC based upon his experience overseeing financial reporting processes, internal accounting and financial controls, as well as managing independent auditor engagements.