Chairman of the Board
Publix Super Markets, Inc.
Charlie Jenkins Jr. is chairman of the board of Publix Super Markets. He began his career at Publix in 1969 and was named CEO in 2001. Charlie holds a bachelor's degree in business administration and MBA from Emory. He received the Distinguished Alumni Achievement Award from Emory's Goizueta Business School in 2002, which recognizes an alumnus for lifetime achievement in business and ongoing commitment and service to the business school and the community.
He also holds a doctorate in business administration from Harvard University.
He was elected a trustee at Emory in 2004.