Lonnie J. Stout II
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Mr. Stout presently serves as our Executive Chairman of the Board of Directors, and he has held that title since May 2019. Mr. Stout served as President and Chief Executive Officer as well as a director of J. Alexander's Holdings, Inc. from September of 2015 to May 2019. Prior to that time, he was a director/manager (as applicable), President and Chief Executive Officer of J. Alexander’s Holdings, LLC and J. Alexander’s, LLC (formerly J. Alexander's Corporation), positions he has held since May 1986. Mr. Stout joined J. Alexander's Corporation in 1979 and since that time has held various leadership roles, including Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of J. Alexander's Corporation from October 1981 to May 1984, and a member of the board of directors of that entity from 1982 until October 2012, and served as Chairman from July 1990 until October 2012. He is a certified public accountant, inactive, as well as a Chartered Global Management Accountant and a graduate of Tennessee Technological University. Mr. Stout has over 35 years of experience in the hospitality, food services and restaurant business. His industry knowledge and experience make him a vital component to our board of Directors.