Kim Anne Starke is a successful business leader with 20+ years of experience in both financial line positions and strategic project roles within Kraft Foods, a Fortune 50 consumer packaged goods company, and Mondelēz International (a Kraft spin-off company). Kim Anne melds her business acumen with her passion to improve our bodies and planet earth through cultivation of consumer products innovations. Kim Anne began her career providing financial management and business counsel on the powdered soft drink portfolio, including Country Time, Crystal Light and Tang brands. She progressed through multiple facets of finance and project management, driving new product introductions, integration of acquired businesses, separation of divested businesses and margin enhancement initiatives, including an ERP implementation. Her breadth of experience covers numerous product categories in both the retail and food service distribution channels, as well as cross-functional counsel with marketing, sales, supply chain and corporate headquarter teams. Kim Anne received her M.B.A. from The University of South Carolina and her B.A. from DePauw University. She enjoys time together with her husband and two children and her favorite pursuits include sharing good food and wine with friends and family, cooking at home, promoting a healthy lifestyle, travel and photography.