Richard A. Manoogian is Chairman Emeritus of Masco Corporation. Masco is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of faucets, cabinets, architectural coatings, builders’ hardware and other brand-name home improvement and building products. Masco has annual sales of approximately $8 billion, with 30,000 employees in over 20 countries. Mr. Manoogian has been with Masco since 1958, became Vice President and a member of the Board in 1964, President in 1968 and in 1985 became CEO and Chairman of the
Board. From 2007–2009, he served as Executive Chairman.
Mr. Manoogian is a Director of Ford Motor Company, Business Leaders for Michigan (formerly Detroit Renaissance), Invest Detroit and Yale University Art Gallery. Active in numerous civic, cultural and educational organizations, he is a member of The Henry Ford Board of Trustees, the Smithsonian Archives of American Art Board of Trustees, Fine Arts Committee of the United States Department of State, Armenian General Benevolent Union Central Board, the Economic Club of Detroit and Chairman Emeritus of The Detroit Institute of Arts Board of Directors. He also serves on the Savannah College of Art and Design Advisory Committee.Mr. Manoogian is Chairman of the Alex and Marie Manoogian Foundation and President and Treasurer of the Richard and Jane Manoogian Foundation. Mr. Manoogian was also appointed by Michigan Governors John Engler, Jennifer Granholm and Rick Snyder to the Mackinac Island State Park Commission. In addition, Mr. Manoogian is a member of the Yale Alumni Association, The American Federation of Arts, American Association of Museums and Museum Trustee Association.
Mr. Manoogian has previously served on the Boards of JPMorganChase, Henry Ford Health System, College for Creative Studies, the American Business Conference and many other civic, educational, non-profit and public companies.
Richard A. Manoogian holds a B.A. degree in Economics from Yale University.