Richard S. Winter is a Senior Vice President and Director of Human Resources for Brookwood and for Yesway. Mr. Winter’s primary responsibility is to lead the Human Resources department for Brookwood and all of its affiliated entities. Mr. Winter is responsible for talent acquisition, employee benefits and retirement plans, HR operations, and supporting the strategic business initiatives of the firm. Prior to joining Brookwood, Mr. Winter was a Regional Human Resources Manager for Aggregate Industries, Inc., a global manufacturer and supplier of aggregate-based construction materials, where he was a member of the U.S. Leadership Team. Mr. Winter oversaw all human resources related activities for two regions including the management of 39 separate union contracts and four human resources generalists. Prior to Aggregate Industries, Mr. Winter was Director of Human Resources for Hyatt Hotels in Boston where he was a member of the hotel’s executive committee and was responsible for management of the human resources department. Previously, Mr. Winter was the Corporate Director of Human Resources for Beacon Roofing Supply where he had full oversight of all human resources activities. Mr. Winter is a graduate of Florida International University. In 2017, Mr. Winter completed the Oxford Strategic Leadership Programme at the University of Oxford’s Saïd Business School.