Management Team

Charles R. Morrison , President and Chief Executive Officer

Charles R. Morrison has served as our President and Chief Executive Officer since June 2012, and a member of our board of directors, since September 2012. Prior to joining Wingstop, Charlie was Chief Executive Officer of Rave Restaurant Group, a publicly traded international pizza chain, from January 2007 to June 2012. Charlie has also held multiple senior leadership positions during his more than 20 years of restaurant experience, including serving as President of Steak & Ale and The Tavern Restaurants for Metromedia Restaurant Group, as well as various management positions at Kinko’s, Boston Market and Pizza Hut.

Michael Skipworth , Chief Financial Officer

Michael J. Skipworth has served as Chief Financial Officer since August 2017. Michael joined the Company in December 2014 as Vice President, Corporate Controller, and has served as Vice President of Finance since January 2016. From September 2010 to November 2014, Mr. Skipworth served as Vice President, Corporate Controller at Cardinal Logistics Holdings, LLC, where he was promoted to Senior Vice President of Finance and Accounting, serving in that role until he joined Wingstop Inc. Previously, Mr. Skipworth was an audit senior manager at KPMG, LLP. He is a certified public accountant.

Larry D. Kruguer , Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer

Larry D. Kruguer has served as Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer since January 2018. Larry joined the company as President of International on June 11, 2015. Prior to joining Wingstop, Larry was at Wendy’s International, where he served as Vice President, International Joint Ventures and Key Markets from October 2014 to June 2015, Vice President, International Business Development and Finance from January 2010 to October 2014 and Vice President, International Marketing from October 2007 to January 2010. Prior to that, he was the President and Managing Partner of Prontowash USA, a global car wash services company, from January 2002 to October 2007. From October 1998 to August 2001, he served as Vice President, Marketing and Strategic Alliances for, a CBS Sports affiliate. Larry has also held management positions with Alamo-Autonation and American Express.

Darryl R. Marsch , General Counsel and Secretary

Darryl R. Marsch joined the Company as the General Counsel and Secretary in July 2016 from Womble, Carlyle, Sandrige & Rice, LLP, where he practiced public securities and franchising law. Darryl has over 25 years of legal experience, including significant prior experience with public companies and in the restaurant sector. Darryl was the General Counsel and Secretary for Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Inc. during its turnaround and growth phase, before that company was taken private. Darryl previously served as in-house counsel at R.J. Reynolds and began his legal career in the Washington, D.C. office of Jones Day.

Stacy Peterson , Chief Experience Officer

Stacy Peterson has served as our Chief Experience Officer since May 2017. Stacy joined Wingstop in September 2013 and served as Senior Vice President of Information Technology and Chief Information Officer before becoming Chief Experience Officer. Prior to Wingstop, she was Vice President of IT for CB Richard Ellis, a major commercial real estate company, from October 2011 to August 2013 and served as Director of IT from October 2010 to October 2011. Prior to that, she was Director of IT for FedEx Services from August 2009 to September 2010 and Director of IT for FedEx Office from December 2006 to August 2009. With more than 15 years of information technology experience, Stacy has also held management roles at Kinko’s and Blockbuster.

Madison A. Jobe , Chief Development Officer

Madison A. Jobe has served as our Chief Development Officer since March 2017. Prior to joining Wingstop, Madison served as CEO/Founder & Principal of Development Strategies International, a restaurant advisory firm based in Dallas. Madison has held multiple senior leadership positions during his more than 40 years of restaurant experience including, Senior Vice President of International & Non Traditional Development at Dickey’s Barbecue Restaurants, Senior Vice President and Chief Development Officer for Rave Restaurant Group, as well as various management positions at Ruby Restaurant Group, Shakey’s Inc., Red Robin International, Inc., and Fuddruckers, Inc.

Scott McLeod , Senior Vice President of Operations

Scott McLeod has served as our Senior Vice President of Operations since July 2017 and is responsible for overseeing the chain’s domestic corporate and franchise operations as well as training. Before joining Wingstop, Mr. McLeod spent nearly 20 years with Domino’s Pizza and held a number of senior positions in the company. He most recently served as National Director of Operations and Development for a Domino’s United Kingdom franchise, overseeing the country’s more than £1B in annual sales. Prior to that, Mr. McLeod held senior domestic positions with Domino’s including leading the chain’s South and East area franchise operations and served as National Vice President of Development and Operations.