David S. Haffner

David S. Haffner

Retired Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Leggett & Platt, Inc.

Mr. Haffner retired as the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Leggett & Platt, Inc. (NYSE: LEG), a diversified manufacturing company, in 2015. Mr. Haffner previously served as Chairman of the board of directors of Leggett & Platt, Inc. from 2013 to 2015, Chief Executive Officer from 2006 to 2015, and President from 2002 to 2013. Prior to that, he served as Chief Operating Officer and as Executive Vice President of Leggett & Platt.

Mr. Haffner holds a Bachelor of Science in engineering from the University of Missouri and an MBA from the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh. He also completed the Engineering Executive Program at Stanford University. Previously, he served on the board of directors of Delphi Technologies PLC from 2017 to 2020, where he was Chair of the Compensation and Human Resources Committee, and The Bemis Company (NYSE: BMS) from 2004 to 2019, where he was Chair of the Compensation and Human Resources Committee.

Mr. Haffner brings to the Board his executive leadership skills, including experience as a chief executive officer, and experience in the areas of manufacturing operations, labor relations, compensation strategy, and financial performance.

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