Cary D. McMillan, 58, is Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of True Partners Consulting LLC and one of its founders. Before True Partners, he was Chief Executive Officer of Sara Lee Branded Apparel and Executive Vice President of Sara Lee Corporation. He joined Sara Lee in 1999 as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer.
Prior to Sara Lee, Mr. McMillan held a number of positions at Arthur Andersen, including Managing Partner of its largest office in Chicago.
Mr. McMillan is a graduate of the University of Illinois. He currently sits on the board of directors for American Eagle Outfitters as the chair of the compensation committee and a member of the audit committee. He is a member of the board of directors for Hyatt Hotels and sits on the finance and audit committees. He previously served as a member of McDonald’s, Hewitt Associates and Sara Lee’s board of directors. He is also a board member of several nonprofit organizations in the Chicago area, including Chairman of the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, the Art Institute of Chicago, WTTW and Millennium Park.