Mr. Schultz has been on the GPE Board of Directors since 1999, becoming Chairman in 2007.  He oversees the operational aspects of the company, coordinates policy and direction and vigorously pursues new business lines and revenue streams.

Schultz graduated from Southwest Missouri State University in 1972, received a Masters in Management from Webster University in 1976 and an MBA from Syracuse University in 1981.  He retired from federal service in 1997 after 30 years with the Army working in a variety of capacities ranging from Budget Officer at Ft. Leonard Wood MO, Program Analyst for the A-76 Program at HQ TRADOC, Fort Monroe, VA; Planning Officer at TSARCOM, St. Louis MO, Chief of the Total Quality Management Office AVSCOM and finally as the Strategic Planning Officer for AVSCOM.

Following retirement Mr. Schultz worked as a laundry consultant and served as an arbitrator on contract claims at Ft. Leonard Wood.

He is married to Gloria Schultz, Director of Auxiliary Services, University of Missouri St. Louis.