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Dean's Advisory Council: Larry A. Hilsheimer

Larry Hilsheimer is the Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer at Greif Inc., a global leader in the production of global packaging.  Previously, Larry was the Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Scotts Miracle-Gro, the world's largest marketer of branded consumer lawn and garden products. Prior to that, Larry was Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company, the Columbus-based insurance and financial services company, from 2007 through 2009. He then served as President and Chief Operating Officer of Nationwide Direct & Customer Solutions and most recently was President and Chief Operating Officer of Nationwide Retirement Plans. Prior to Nationwide, he was Vice Chairman and Regional Managing Partner for Deloitte & Touche USA, LLP and served on the Board of Directors of the Deloitte Foundation.

Larry serves on the Board of Directors of IBP (NYSE).  He has served on numerous civic and charitable boards and currently serves the community as a board member of Battelle for Kids.

Larry is a graduate of Fisher College of Business at The Ohio State University with a bachelor’s degree in accounting. He sits on the Dean’s Advisory Council at Fisher and is a board member for The Ohio State University Alumni Association. He holds a law degree from Capital University Law School.