E. Randall Chestnut
Chairman of the Board, President and Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Chestnut joined Crown Crafts in January 1995 as Vice President, Corporate Development. Since then, he has been an executive of the Company, and in July 2001, he was elected President, Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board. Mr. Chestnut joined Crown Crafts after serving as president of Beacon Manufacturing Company, North America's largest blanket producer at the time, from 1988 to 1995. During this time, he also served as Vice Chairman of yarn producer Wiscasset Mills Company. Prior to Beacon, he served as President & CEO of Standard Knitting Mills, a vertical knit underwear and t-shirt producer.
Vice President & CFO
Ms. Elliott, a Certified Public Accountant, assumed the role of Vice President and Chief Financial Officer in September 2008 after serving as the Company's Secretary and Treasurer since November 2001. Prior to joining the Company, Ms. Elliott served as Corporate Controller of Amedisys, Inc., a public home healthcare company, from May 1999 to November 2001, and served in various positions at United Companies Financial Corporation, a public lending company, from January 1995 to May 1999. She began her career in public accounting in 1991 with Deloitte & Touche LLP, where she worked for more than three years.
President & Chief Executive Officer, NoJo Baby & Kids, Inc.
Ms. Sheridan most recently served for more than eight years as Senior Vice President of Lambs & Ivy, Inc., a designer and manufacturer of bedding, accessories and gifts for babies. Prior to that, she served for almost fifteen years in senior leadership roles in merchandising, brand management and sales with The Walt Disney Company.