Chief Executive Officer
Lawrence Johnson has served as our Chief Executive Officer since April 2007 and has been a member of our board of directors since 2012. Prior to that, Mr. Johnson was a partner at Baker & McKenzie LLP, where he was employed since 1978. Mr. Johnson has a B.A. from Arizona State University and a J.D. from Southern Methodist University. Mr. Johnson also serves as a member of our board of directors. Based on his extensive industry and management experience, his tenure with our company and familiarity with us and his deep understanding of restaurant operations, Mr. Johnson is well-qualified to lead us and to serve on our board.