Jonathan P. Ward


jonathan-p-ward-photoMr. Ward became a director in October 2012 in connection with the Standard Parking / Central Parking merger. He is an Operating Partner of Kohlberg & Co., LLC, a private investment firm based in Mount Kisco, New York, a position he has held since 2009. From 2006 to 2009, Mr. Ward served as a managing director and chairman of the Chicago office of Lazard Freres & Co. Previously, Mr. Ward served as the President, Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of The ServiceMaster Company from 2001 to 2006. From 1997 to 2001, Mr. Ward was President and Chief Operating Officer of R.R. Donnelly & Sons Company. Mr. Ward is a member of the boards of directors of Hillshire Brands, KAR Auction Services, Inc., and Hub Group Inc., as well as various privately-held companies. Mr. Ward earned his B.S. in Chemical Engineering from the University of New Hampshire and has completed the Harvard Business School Advanced Management Program.