Board of Directors

board of directors

  • James W. Cabela
    Chairman and Director
    James W. Cabela is our co-founder and has served on our Board since our incorporation in 1965. Mr. Cabela has been our Chairman since June 2013. Since our founding, Mr. Cabela has been employed by us in various capacities and was our President until July 2003. Mr. Cabela served as a
  • Thomas L. Millner
    Chief Executive Officer and Director
    Thomas L. Millner has been our President and Chief Executive Officer and a director since April 2009. Mr. Millner was the Chief Executive Officer of Remington Arms Company, Inc., a leading manufacturer of firearms and ammunition, from April 1999 until March 2009 and was a director of R
  • Armstron
    Theodore M. Armstrong
    Theodore M. Armstrong has been a director since December 2004. Mr. Armstrong served as Senior Vice President-Finance and Administration and Chief Financial Officer of Angelica Corporation from 1986 to his retirement in February 2004, and as a consultant to Angelica thereafter. Angel
  • Edmondson
    John H. Edmondson
    John H. Edmondson has been a director since October 2007. Mr. Edmondson served as Chief Executive Officer and a director of West Marine, Inc., the country’s largest specialty retailer of boating supplies and accessories, from December 1998 until his retirement in January 2005. Prior to
  • Dennis Highby
    Dennis Highby has been a director since July 2003. Mr. Highby served as a Vice Chairman from April 2009 to March 2014. From July 2003 to March 2009, Mr. Highby was our President and Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Highby was employed by us from 1976 to March 2014 and held various manage
  • McCarthy
    Michael R. McCarthy
    Michael R. McCarthy has been a director since 1996. Mr. McCarthy has served as a director and Chairman of McCarthy Group since 1986. McCarthy Group is a private equity firm. Mr. McCarthy also serves as a director of Union Pacific Corporation and Peter Kiewit Sons’, Inc.
  • Donna M. Milrod
    Donna M. Milrod has been a director since February 2014. Ms. Milrod served as Managing Director and Head of DTCC Solutions at The Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation (“DTCC”) from February 2015 to November 2016. In addition to her business role, Ms. Milrod also led DTCC’s Glob
  • Beth M. Pritchard
    Beth M. Pritchard has been a director since March 2011. Ms. Pritchard has served as a principal and strategic advisor for Sunrise Beauty Studio, LLC since 2009. Sunrise Beauty Studio develops and manufactures third party personal care and fragrance products for major retailers. From
  • James F. Wright
    James F. Wright has been a director since April 2015. Mr. Wright served as Executive Chairman of Tractor Supply Company (NASDAQ: TSCO), a farm and ranch supply retailer, from January 2013 through December 2013. Prior to that, Mr. Wright served as Chairman of the Board and Chief Execut
  • Peter S. Swinburn
    Peter S. Swinburn has been a director since August 2015. Mr. Swinburn served as Chief Executive Officer and President of Molson Coors Brewing Company, one of the world’s largest brewers, from July 2008 until his retirement in December 2014. He also served as a director of Molson Coors

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