Heather Kempczinski is the proud wife of top exec, Chris Kempczinski -who currently serves as President and CEO of fast-food giant McDonald’s.
Heather’s husband has been named the new CEO of McDonald’s following the exit of Steve Easterbrook who engaged in a relationship with a subordinate.
Chris previously served as President of McDonald’s USA, where he was responsible for the business operations of approximately 14,000 McDonald’s restaurants in the United States.
He first joined McDonald’s in 2015, overseeing global strategy, business development and innovation. In that role, he served the business units and franchisees by identifying new ideas and best practices to accelerate their growth and grow the overall value of the system.
Born Christopher John Kempczinski, he studied at Indian Hill High School in suburban Cincinnati and has a B.A. degree in economics from Duke University and an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.
He is happily married to wife Heather.
#1 Heather Kempczinski is a Dr.
50-year-old Heather Kempczinski was born Heather Mccaslin, the blonde is Dr. Heather Kempczinski. She attended University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine, Dr. Heather Kempczinski is a pediatrician.
#2 She did her residency in Boston
She has a B.S. in biology from Duke University and an M.D. from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine. She completed her pediatric residency at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, Mass.
#3 She is a mom
Heather Kempczinski and husband Chris, are the proud parents of two children. The family of four is based in Chicago.
#4 She and her hubby spent over a million on a house
In 2009, Dr. Heather M. Kempczinski and Christopher J. Kempczinski bought a four-bedroom, six-bath at 1010 Ashley Road in Lake Forest from William and Rosemary Kehr for $1.5 million.
#5 Her husband held a number of roles prior to McDonald’s
Prior to McDonald’s, Chris worked in brand management at Procter & Gamble and Boston Consulting Group. Kempczinski is also the former vice president of marketing for non-carbonated beverages at Pepsi-Cola North America Beverages. Chris was also Executive Vice President of growth initiatives and President of Kraft International.