Command Center appoints board chairman
Stewart has served as an independent member of the board and chair of the company’s audit committee since November 2013 and now serves as its first independent chairman.
Stewart’s other board experience includes serving as a member of the board of trustees of Investors Real Estate Trust since 2004. Also over the last nine years, he has chaired the Bank of North Dakota’s advisory board and has served as director of Corridor Investors, Minot Family YMCA and Minot Vocational Adjustment Workshop, as well as trustee of the Oppen Family Guidance Institute.
Stewart is an investor in various business enterprises and earlier in his career was employed as a certified public accountant by the accounting firms of Arthur Andersen & Co. and Brady, Martz & Associates.
“It is a privilege to now serve our shareholders and the board as chairman, and I thank my fellow directors for placing their trust in my ability to facilitate the company’s goals while representing the interests of shareholders,” said Stewart. “The company has seen great strides in the right direction over the past year, and I am confident we will continue to see positive results as we move through 2015.”
Bubba Sandford, president, CEO and director of Command Center, added, “John provides a great deal of experience and knowledge to the board, and we are glad to have him in this role. We expect his skills will help us all in our pursuit of adding shareholder value wherever possible.”