Hala Moddelmog

Hala Moddelmog 54, President of Arby’s Restaurant Group, Inc., is a seasoned restaurant industry executive who has extensive experience leading successful, high performance organizations. Named Arby’s President in May 2010, Ms. Moddelmog‘s extensive leadership background includes service from 2006-2009 as President and Chief Executive Officer of Susan G. Komen for the Cure, the nation’s leading grassroots network working to eradicate breast cancer. Previously, Hala Moddelmog served as President of Church’s Chicken from 1995-2004, where she was completely re-imaged the brand and drove record sales and profit growth. Prior to leading the brand as president, Hala Moddelmog had served as Church’s Vice President of Marketing. Ms. Moddelmog is very familiar with Arby’s, having started her business career as a Market Research Manager for the AFA Service Corporation (“AFA”), which is Arby’s franchise marketing association, from 1981-1984. She later returned to the AFA in the early 1990s as Vice President Product Development and Strategic Planning. Ms. Moddelmog earned a M.A. in Journalism and Mass Communications from the University of Georgia and a B.A. in English from Georgia Southern University. She has attended executive education programs at Harvard University and Northwestern University’s Kellogg Graduate School of Management, and has received the National Association of Corporate Directors’ (NACD) certification. Hala Moddelmog also has served on multiple boards: public, private, advisory and non-profit, and is currently a director of AMERIGROUP Corporation (NYSE: AGP). She is the recipient of numerous awards, including an Honorary Doctorate of Letters from Georgia Southern University.