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Charlie Morrison, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer

Charlie Morrison has served as our Chief Executive Officer since June 2012, and as Chairman of our board of directors since March 2017. 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.

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Nicolas Boudet, Senior Vice President, President of International

Nicolas Boudet joined the Company as our President of International in October 2018. Nicolas brings over 20 years of experience with consumer-facing companies in both the food and hospitality industries. Prior to joining Wingstop, Nicolas was with Focus Brands, where he held a similar position. He spent eight years with Yum! Brands (KFC, Pizza Hut, and Taco Bell) as Chief Development officer for Latin America and was promoted to Taco Bell’s Chief Development & Franchising Officer for the U.S. Prior to joining Yum!, Nicolas served as SVP Real Estate for Club Med Americas and as Global VP Joint Venture Real Estate for Starwood Hotel & Resorts. He started his career with Jones Lang LaSalle in London, UK.

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Marisa J. Carona, Senior Vice President, Chief Growth Officer

Marisa Carona has served as our Chief Growth Officer since August 2021. Marisa joined the company in February 2015 and most recently served as Vice President, Strategy and Chief of Staff. During her time with the company, Marisa has led key areas of the business including corporate strategy, ESG, and training. Prior to joining Wingstop, Marisa led strategic initiatives at 7-Eleven, with an emphasis on innovation. Marisa began her career as an engineer for Lockheed Martin where she held various operations leadership roles.

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Alex Kaleida, Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer

Alex Kaleida has served as our Chief Financial Officer since August 2021. He joined Wingstop in March 2019 as Vice President, FP&A, where his responsibilities grew over time to include leading and overseeing FP&A, internal audit and investor relations. Prior to joining Wingstop, Alex served in various finance and strategic leadership positions with increasing responsibility at The Wendy’s Company from January 2014 until March 2019, where he was promoted to Senior Director, Corporate FP&A and Operations Finance. Prior to his time at The Wendy’s Company, Alex served in various positions at H.J. Heinz Company, where his responsibilities ranged from accounting to finance leadership roles across North American consumer products and food service business units as well as global strategy.

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Gerry McGrath, Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary

Gerry McGrath has served as Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary since March 2020. Gerry brings more than 25 years of legal experience to the Wingstop team. Prior to joining Wingstop, Gerry served as General Counsel for Fogo de Chão for more than five years, and was previously a partner at Baker & McKenzie LLP for 14 years where he focused on domestic and international transactions, corporate governance, and capital markets.

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Stacy Peterson, Executive Vice President, Chief Digital and Technology Officer

Stacy Peterson has served as our Chief Digital and Technology Officer since August 2021. Stacy originally joined Wingstop in September of 2013 and led a number of technology, operations and consumer experience initiatives as both our Chief Information Officer and Chief Experience Officer. During her brief hiatus from Wingstop, Stacy served as the Chief Information Officer for Service King, a Blackstone Portfolio Company, where she led business transformation initiatives through system automation and centralization. Prior to Wingstop, Stacy held technology leadership roles at Kinko’s/FedEx Office and CBRE.

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Michael J. Skipworth, President, Chief Operating Officer

Michael Skipworth has served as our President and Chief Operating Officer since August 2021. He joined Wingstop in December 2014 and held leadership roles in finance and accounting, serving as our Chief Financial Officer until his current role. Prior to joining Wingstop, Michael 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. Previously, Michael was part of the audit and assurance practice for KPMG LLP.

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Donnie S. Upshaw, Senior Vice President, People

Donnie Upshaw has served as Senior Vice President of People since November 2019. He joined the team in April 2018 as Vice President of People. Before joining Wingstop, Donnie served as Vice President of HR for Credit Corp for two years, where he led initiatives that improved financial performance, fostered internal talent, and instilled a stronger focus on employee culture and overall satisfaction. Prior to joining Credit Corp, Donnie served as Director of HR and Compliance at Energy Dispatch a subsidiary of RaceTrac Petroleum Inc.