David J. Grissen

Group President, Marriott International, Inc.

Independent

Director since 2013

Age: 61

BOARD COMMITTEES

•Audit, ACFE

•Nominating
and Corporate
Governance, Chair

•Technology

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

•Joined Marriott International, Inc., a global operator of hotels and related lodging facilities, in 1986 with his most recent role being Group President 
since 2013

•Various positions at Marriott including Group President, Americas; President, Americas; Executive Vice President of the Eastern Region; Senior Vice President of the Mid-Atlantic Region and Senior Vice President of Finance and Business Development

SKILLS / EXPERIENCE

•Leadership experience with a complex organization that includes franchised, managed and owned operations

•Building marketing platforms with multiple portfolio brands

•Acquisitions and integration

EDUCATION

BA, Michigan State University 
MBA, Loyola University Chicago

ALSO...

David implemented the 4 Disciplines of Execution because he saw how employees understanding how their day-to-day activities relate to the company’s overall business results made them feel they were all working towards a common goal and they make a difference and have a voice.

David, a long-time runner, served as Vice Chairman of Back On My Feet, a non-profit whose mission is helping the homeless via a structured running program.

OTHER PUBLIC BOARDS

Former

•Good Times Restaurants Inc. (2005 – 2010)

VOTING SUPPORT

2017: 99.0% | 2016: 89.0% | 2015: 89.3% | 2014: 99.5% | 2013: 98.1%