Mr. Grabowski has served as the Chairman of our board of directors since May 2017. Mr. Grabowski is a Managing Partner at Snapdragon Capital Partners, which he founded in 2018, where he focuses on health and wellness as a core vertical of investment. From August 2016 to June 2018, Mr. Grabowski was a partner at TPG Growth, where he oversaw the platform’s consumer investments. From January 2007 to August 2016, Mr. Grabowski was a Managing Director at L Catterton, a middle market consumer-focused private equity firm. Mr. Grabowski has prior private equity experience at AEA Investors and American Capital Strategies. Mr. Grabowski holds an A.B. degree in Economics from Dartmouth College and an M.B.A. from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.
Founder, Director and Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Geisler is our founder and has served as our Chief Executive Officer and on our board of directors since 2017. A fitness industry veteran with more than 18 years of experience, Mr. Geisler purchased LA Boxing in 2001. In 2004, he franchised that company and built LA Boxing into the largest boxing, kickboxing and mixed martial arts fitness franchise in the country. After identifying an opportunity in specialized workouts, in 2015, Mr. Geisler purchased Club Pilates where he served as CEO until 2017. He grew the Club Pilates brand from a small collection of boutique studios in California to over 900 licensed locations today and ultimately created the platform on which he founded Xponential Fitness LLC. Mr. Geisler holds a B.A. from University of Southern California.
Ms. Morris has served on our board of directors since May 2019. Ms. Morris has over 35 years of experience in finance, accounting and operations roles concentrated in consumer products, food and beverage, retail and wholesale sectors. Ms. Morris is currently a Partner at CSuite Financial Partners, a financial executive services firm, which she joined in November 2015. Ms. Morris currently serves on the boards of directors of Boot Barn Holdings, Inc., Duluth Holdings Inc. and Asarasi Inc, a private sparkling tree water company. From 2016 to 2019, Ms. Morris served as Chief Financial Officer at Apex Parks Group, a privately held operating company of family entertainment centers, water parks and amusement parks. From 2015 to 2016, Ms. Morris served as Senior Vice President, Finance at Hot Topic, Inc., a specialty retailer. From 2013 to 2015, Ms. Morris served as Chief Financial Officer at 5.11 Tactical, a tactical gear and apparel wholesaler and retailer. Ms. Morris holds a B.A. from Pacific Lutheran University and an M.B.A. from Seattle University.