Director since 2003
Chairman, Wells Fargo & Company
Mr. Sanger was elected Chairman of Wells Fargo’s Board of Directors in October 2016. Previously, Mr. Sanger served as the chairman of General Mills, Inc., a packaged food producer and distributor located in Minneapolis, Minnesota, from May 1995 until he retired in May 2008. Mr. Sanger joined General Mills in 1974 and, progressing through a variety of positions, was named president in 1993 and chief executive officer in 1995. Mr. Sanger received a bachelor's degree in History from DePauw University and a Master of Business Administration from the University of Michigan. Mr. Sanger is also a director of Pfizer Inc.
Wells Fargo Board Committees: Governance and Nominating Committee, Human Resources Committee and Risk Committee