Gina D. France was appointed to the CBIZ Board in February 2015, when she was appointed as an independent director. Ms. France founded France Strategic Partners, LLC, a strategy and transaction advisory firm, and has served as President and CEO since 2003. Ms. France has more than 30 years of experience in strategy, investment banking and corporate finance. Prior to founding France Strategic Partners, Ms. France was a Partner with Ernst & Young, LLP and directed the Firm's Center for Strategic Transactions. Prior to her work with Ernst & Young, Ms. France was a Senior Vice President with Lehman Brother, Inc. Ms. France serves on the boards of FirstMerit Corporation and Cedar Fair, L.P. and has previously served on the board of Dawn Food Products, Inc.