Board of Directors

Robert J. Byrne , Chairman of the Board

Robert J. Byrne has served as a Director of Masonite since June 2009 and has been Chairman of the Board of Masonite since July 2010. Mr. Byrne is the founder and has served as the President of Power Pro-Tech Services, Inc., which specializes in the installation, maintenance and repair of emergency power and solar photovoltaic power systems since 2002. Power Pro-Tech is Mr. Byrne’s fourth start-up. His other entrepreneurial ventures have been in telecommunications, private equity and educational software. From 1999 to 2001, Mr. Byrne was Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of EPIK Communications, a start-up telecommunications company which merged with Progress Telecom in 2001 and was subsequently acquired by Level3 Communications. Having begun his career in investment banking, Mr. Byrne served as Partner at Advent International, a global private equity firm, from 1997 to 1999 and immediately prior to that, from 1993 to 1997, served as a Director of Orion Capital Partners. Mr. Byrne currently serves as a Director of NextEra Energy Partners, LP.

Howard C. Heckes , Director

Howard C. Heckes has served as the President and Chief Executive Officer of Masonite since June 2019. Mr. Heckes formerly served as the CEO of Energy Management Collaborative, a privately held company providing LED lighting and controls and IoT conversion systems and service solutions, since 2017. From 2008 to 2017, Mr. Heckes served in a variety of senior executive roles at Valspar Corporation, a now subsidiary of The Sherwin Williams Company, most recently as EVP and President, Global Coatings. Prior to joining Valspar, Mr. Heckes held various leadership roles at Newell Rubbermaid, including President of Sanford Brands and President of Graco Children’s Products.

Jonathan F. Foster , Director

Jonathan F. Foster, (age 55) has served as a Director of Masonite since June 2009. Mr. Foster is the founder and a Managing Director of Current Capital LLC, a private equity investing and management services firm. Previously, from 2007 until 2008, Mr. Foster served as a Managing Director and Co-Head of Diversified Industrials and Services at Wachovia Securities. From 2005 until 2007, he served as Executive Vice President Finance and Business Development of Revolution LLC. From 2002 until 2004, Mr. Foster was a Managing Director of The Cypress Group, a private equity investment firm and from 2001 until 2002 he served as a Senior Managing Director of Bear Stearns & Co. From 1999 until 2000, Mr. Foster served as the Executive Vice President, Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer of, Inc. Previously, Mr. Foster was with Lazard for over ten years in various positions, including as a Managing Director. Mr. Foster is a Director of Lear Corporation, Chemtura Corporation, Berry Plastics Group, Inc. and Sabine Oil & Gas.

Peter R. Dachowski , Director

Peter R. Dachowski, (age 66) has served as a Director of Masonite since July 2013. Mr. Dachowski spent 35 years with CertainTeed Corporation, a North American manufacturer of exterior and interior residential and commercial building envelope construction products, and its French parent company Saint-Gobain, most recently serving as CertainTeed’s Chairman and CEO from 2004 to 2011. Prior to rejoining CertainTeed, he served as President of Saint-Gobain’s worldwide insulation business. He was a member of Saint-Gobain’s Global Management Committee from 1994 to 2011. He was employed by The Boston Consulting Group as a Consultant and Engagement Manager from 1973 to 1976 after beginning his career as a Financial Analyst with the Treasury Department of Exxon Corporation in 1971. Mr. Dachowski is currently a Senior Advisor to Graham Partners, a middle-market private equity firm.

Francis M. Scricco , Director

Francis M. Scricco has served as a Director of Masonite since June 2009. Prior to joining our Board, Mr. Scricco was with Avaya, Inc., a global business communications provider, where he served as senior vice president, global services from March 2004 to February 2007 and subsequently as senior vice president, manufacturing, logistics and procurement until his retirement in October 2008. Prior to joining Avaya, Inc., he was employed by Arrow Electronics as its COO from 1997 to 2000 and then as its president and CEO from 2000 to 2002. Mr. Scricco's first operating role was as a general manager for General Electric. He began his career with The Boston Consulting Group in 1973. Mr. Scricco is currently a Director of Tembec, Inc., an integrated forest products company, and Chairman of the Board of Visteon Corporation, a global automotive supplier.

Jody L. Bilney , Director

Ms. Bilney has served as the Senior Vice President and Chief Consumer Officer of Humana Inc. since April 2013. Prior to that, she served in various senior executive marketing roles with Bloomin’ Brands Inc. from 2006 through March 2013, most recently serving as Executive Vice President and Chief Brand Officer. Prior to joining Bloomin’ Brands, she held senior executive marketing positions with Openwave Systems, Inc., Charles Schwab & Co., Inc., and Verizon Communications, Inc.

Daphne E. Jones, Director

Ms. Jones served as the Senior Vice President – Future of Work for GE Healthcare from May 2017 to October 2017 and before that served as the Senior Vice President – Chief Information Officer for GE Healthcare Imaging and Services since August 2014. Prior to joining GE Healthcare, Ms. Jones was the Senior Vice President, Chief Information Officer for Hospira, Inc. from October 2009 through June 2014. Previously she served as Vice President and Chief Information Officer at Johnson & Johnson from 2006 to 2009 and served in various information technology roles with Johnson & Johnson from 1997 through 2006. Ms. Jones began her career in sales and systems engineering at IBM.

Thomas W. Greene, Director

Mr. Greene has served in various information technology roles for Colgate Palmolive since 2002, including Chief Information & Business Services Officer since 2012, Chief Information Officer from 2007 to 2012, Vice President – Global Development from 2005 to 2007, and Vice President – Global Information Technology – Americas from 2002 to 2005. Prior to joining Colgate-Palmolive, he served in various information technology roles with Honeywell International from 1996 to 2002 and Mars, Inc. from 1990 to 1996. He also currently sits on several technology advisory boards, Including SAP’s Executive Advisory Board since 2007 and IBM’s Board of Advisors since 2010.

William S. Oesterle, Director

Mr. Oesterle is the founder of tMap, L.L.C. and has served as its Chief Executive Officer since 2017. Prior to that, Mr. Oesterle served as the Executive Chairman of OurHealth, L.L.C. from 2016 to 2017. Mr. Oesterle was the co-founder of Angie’s List and served as its Chief Executive Officer from 1999 to 2015 and on its Board of Directors from 1995 to 2015. Prior to joining Angie’s List, Mr. Oesterle was a partner with CID Equity Partners, a Midwest-based venture capital firm from 1994 to 1998. Mr. Oesterle has served on the Board of Directors of The National Bank of Indianapolis Corporation since 2007.