Debra Crew is the former chief executive officer of Reynolds American, a manufacturer and marketer of tobacco products.
Before joining Reynolds, Ms. Crew spent five years at PepsiCo, where she served as president, North America Nutrition, as president, PepsiCo Americas Beverages, and as president, Western Europe. Prior to her tenure with PepsiCo, Ms. Crew held positions of increasing responsibility at Kraft Foods, Nestlé S.A. and Mars, Inc., from 1997 to 2010.
Prior to her career in corporate leadership, Ms. Crew served as an officer in the U. S. Army.
Ms. Crew serves as a member of the Board of Directors of Stanley, Black & Decker, a manufacturer and marketer of hand and power tools, and Mondēlez International, a producer of packaged foods.