Marc Howze serves as Deere & Company’s Group President, Lifecycle Solutions and Chief Administrative Officer where he is responsible for key administrative activities of the company. These include human resources and labor relations, employee health and safety, facilities management and security, aviation, supply management and logistics, brand management and communications, corporate citizenship, and the John Deere Foundation. Since joining Deere & Company in 2001, Mr. Howze has served in various leadership positions including Senior Counsel, Corporate Secretary and Associate General Counsel, Global Director-Cotton Harvesting Product Line, Vice President-Global Human Resources and Employee Communications, and Senior Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer.
He was elected to the board in 2018.
Mr. Howze is a member of the Illinois and Michigan Bar Associations and a board member of the Executive Leadership Council. Past board memberships include the Thurgood Marshall College Fund and the Human Resources Policy Association.