OneWater Marine Inc. announced the appointment of Steve Roy to the company’s board of directors as an additional independent director, effective August 12, 2022. This appointment will increase the size of the board from ten to eleven directors, including nine are independent.
“We are delighted to welcome Steve to the Board of Directors. His financial expertise across multiple sectors, including logistics and retail, will provide valuable insights as we continue to advance OneWater’s growth strategy,” said Mitchell Legler, Chairman of OneWater’s Board of Directors. . “Steve’s proven financial leadership further strengthens our Board of Directors, supporting the creation of increased value for our shareholders.”
Roy is currently an independent financial advisor and manages the investment activities of a large family office. Prior to working independently, Roy served as Chief Financial Officer of AAA Cooper Transportation (“ACT”) from 2004 to 2019, a multi-regional logistics company. He simultaneously served as a member of the board of ACT. Previously, he was Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Movie Gallery, Inc., a Nasdaq-listed video specialty retailer.
Roy also served on the president’s cabinet at the University of Alabama and was a director of the Business Council of Alabama and the Dothan Area Chamber of Commerce. Roy earned his BS in Accounting from the University of Alabama.