Management

Biography PhotoMichael J. Happe
47 Years Old
President and Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Happe was appointed to the position of President and Chief Executive Officer in January 2016. Prior to that, Mr. Happe served as an Executive Officer and Group Vice President of Toro’s Residential and Contractor businesses. During his 19 years at Toro, he held a series of senior leadership positions across a variety of the company’s domestic and international divisions.
Biography PhotoMichael J. Happe
President and Chief Executive Officer


Mr. Happe was appointed to the position of President and Chief Executive Officer in January 2016. Prior to that, Mr. Happe served as an Executive Officer and Group Vice President of Toro’s Residential and Contractor businesses. During his 19 years at Toro, he held a series of senior leadership positions across a variety of the company’s domestic and international divisions.... 
Biography PhotoAshis Bhattacharya
56 Years Old
Vice President, Strategic Planning and Development

Mr. Bhattacharya has served as Vice President of Strategic Planning and Development since June 1, 2016. Prior to joining Winnebago Industries, Bhattacharya was Vice President, Strategy, Alliances & Internet of Things (IoT) for the Sensing & Productivity Solutions division at Honeywell. Prior to that role, Bhattacharya was Vice President, Global Marketing & Business Development for the Sensing & Control division. Before joining Honeywell, he was employed with Moog, Motorola and Bain & Company in a variety of roles including a role with Moog as Group Vice President – Global Marketing.
Biography PhotoAshis Bhattacharya
Vice President, Strategic Planning and Development


Mr. Bhattacharya has served as Vice President of Strategic Planning and Development since June 1, 2016. Prior to joining Winnebago Industries, Bhattacharya was Vice President, Strategy, Alliances & Internet of Things (IoT) for the Sensing & Productivity Solutions division at Honeywell. Prior to that role, Bhattacharya was Vice President, Global Marketing & Business Development for the Sensing & Control division. Before joining Honeywell, he was employed with Moog, Motorola and Bain & Company in ... 
Biography PhotoStacy Bogart
55 Years Old
Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary

Ms. Bogart has served as Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary since January 2, 2018. Prior to joining Winnebago Industries, Bogart was Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Compliance Officer, Corporate Secretary at Polaris Industries where she joined in November 2009. Previously, Bogart was General Counsel of Liberty Diversified International; Assistant General Counsel and Assistant Secretary at The Toro Company; and a Senior Attorney for Honeywell Inc.
Biography PhotoStacy Bogart
Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary


Ms. Bogart has served as Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary since January 2, 2018. Prior to joining Winnebago Industries, Bogart was Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Compliance Officer, Corporate Secretary at Polaris Industries where she joined in November 2009. Previously, Bogart was General Counsel of Liberty Diversified International; Assistant General Counsel and Assistant Secretary at The Toro Company; and a Senior Attorney for Honeywell Inc.... 
Biography PhotoDonald J. Clark
President, Grand Design RV; Vice President, Winnebago Industries

Mr. Clark has over 30 years of successful RV industry experience with a proven track record of leading and growing companies throughout the industry. Don’s history includes: distressed company turnarounds, successful startups, and growing people and businesses. Prior to co-founding Grand Design, Don was named President and successfully led the turnaround of a struggling Thor division. Don’s experience also includes being part of the owner/management team that helped drive Keystone RV Company to become the largest Towable manufacturer in the world. Most recently, Don recruited and built the team that led Grand Design RV to become one of the fastest growing RV manufacturers in the history of the industry.
Biography PhotoDonald J. Clark
President, Grand Design RV; Vice President, Winnebago Industries


Mr. Clark has over 30 years of successful RV industry experience with a proven track record of leading and growing companies throughout the industry. Don’s history includes: distressed company turnarounds, successful startups, and growing people and businesses. Prior to co-founding Grand Design, Don was named President and successfully led the turnaround of a struggling Thor division. Don’s experience also includes being part of the owner/management team that helped drive Keystone RV Company ... 
Biography PhotoS. Scott Degnan
53 Years Old
Vice President, General Manager, Towables Business

Mr. Degnan has nearly 30 years of RV industry experience and most recently served as Vice President of Motorhome Sales and Product Management at Winnebago Industries. Prior to joining Winnebago, Degnan worked in a variety of sales and marketing leadership roles with companies such as Fleetwood, National RV and Coachmen.
Biography PhotoS. Scott Degnan
Vice President, General Manager, Towables Business


Mr. Degnan has nearly 30 years of RV industry experience and most recently served as Vice President of Motorhome Sales and Product Management at Winnebago Industries. Prior to joining Winnebago, Degnan worked in a variety of sales and marketing leadership roles with companies such as Fleetwood, National RV and Coachmen.... 
Biography PhotoBrian Hazelton
53 Years Old
Vice President & General Manager – Motorhome Business

Mr. Hazelton was elected Vice President & General Manager – Motorhome Business effective August 2016. Prior to joining Winnebago Industries, Mr. Hazelton was Chief Executive Officer of Schwing America, Inc. Prior to his time at Schwing, Hazelton worked for Terex Corporation and Detroit Diesel Corporation in various Vice President roles.
Biography PhotoBrian Hazelton
Vice President & General Manager – Motorhome Business


Mr. Hazelton was elected Vice President & General Manager – Motorhome Business effective August 2016. Prior to joining Winnebago Industries, Mr. Hazelton was Chief Executive Officer of Schwing America, Inc. Prior to his time at Schwing, Hazelton worked for Terex Corporation and Detroit Diesel Corporation in various Vice President roles.... 
Biography PhotoBryan Hughes
49 Years Old
Vice President, Chief Financial Officer

Mr. Hughes has served as Chief Financial Officer, since May 15, 2017. Prior to joining Winnebago Industries, Mr. Hughes spent more than 25 years in financial leadership roles, including the past 20 years at Ecolab, Inc., a global leader in water, hygiene and energy technologies and services. Most recently, Mr. Hughes was the Senior Vice President and Corporate Controller. He was previously Ecolab's Vice President of Finance for the company's Global Institutional business.
Biography PhotoBryan Hughes
Vice President, Chief Financial Officer


Mr. Hughes has served as Chief Financial Officer, since May 15, 2017. Prior to joining Winnebago Industries, Mr. Hughes spent more than 25 years in financial leadership roles, including the past 20 years at Ecolab, Inc., a global leader in water, hygiene and energy technologies and services. Most recently, Mr. Hughes was the Senior Vice President and Corporate Controller. He was previously Ecolab's Vice President of Finance for the company's Global Institutional business.... 
Biography PhotoJeff Kubacki
60 Years Old
Vice President, Information Technology, Chief Information Officer

Mr. Kubacki has served as Vice President – Information Technology, Chief Information Officer since November 14, 2016. Prior to joining Winnebago Industries, Kubacki was Vice President and Chief Information Officer at Westinghouse Electric Company, a global provider of nuclear power plant products and services. Other professional experience includes Chief Information Officer at Alliant Techsystems, a defense, aerospace, sporting goods and retail markets company and Kroll, a global risk consulting firm. Kubacki has also held various IT roles with Ecolab.
Biography PhotoJeff Kubacki
Vice President, Information Technology, Chief Information Officer


Mr. Kubacki has served as Vice President – Information Technology, Chief Information Officer since November 14, 2016. Prior to joining Winnebago Industries, Kubacki was Vice President and Chief Information Officer at Westinghouse Electric Company, a global provider of nuclear power plant products and services. Other professional experience includes Chief Information Officer at Alliant Techsystems, a defense, aerospace, sporting goods and retail markets company and Kroll, a global risk consulting... 
Biography PhotoChris West
46 Years Old
Vice President of Operations

Mr. West has served as Vice President of Operations since September 26, 2016. Prior to Joining Winnebago Industries, West was Vice President of Global Supply Chain for Joy Global, a worldwide mining equipment manufacturer. Prior to that position he was Vice President of Manufacturing at Joy Global. Other positions West has held include Director of Manufacturing for AGCO Corporation, an agricultural equipment manufacturer and Director of Operations for the Nordam Group, a manufacturer of aircraft interiors
Biography PhotoChris West
Vice President of Operations


Mr. West has served as Vice President of Operations since September 26, 2016. Prior to Joining Winnebago Industries, West was Vice President of Global Supply Chain for Joy Global, a worldwide mining equipment manufacturer. Prior to that position he was Vice President of Manufacturing at Joy Global. Other positions West has held include Director of Manufacturing for AGCO Corporation, an agricultural equipment manufacturer and Director of Operations for the Nordam Group, a manufacturer of aircraft... 
Biography PhotoBret A. Woodson
48 Years Old
Vice President, Administration

Mr. Woodson was elected to the position of Vice President, Administration effective January 2015. Prior to joining Winnebago Industries, Mr. Woodson had over 22 years of business and human resources experience with Corbion, formerly Caravan Ingredients, Sara Lee Corporation and the City of Prior Lake, Minn.
Biography PhotoBret A. Woodson
Vice President, Administration


Mr. Woodson was elected to the position of Vice President, Administration effective January 2015. Prior to joining Winnebago Industries, Mr. Woodson had over 22 years of business and human resources experience with Corbion, formerly Caravan Ingredients, Sara Lee Corporation and the City of Prior Lake, Minn. ...