Masonite International Corp. announced that Jody L. Bilney, senior vice president and chief consumer officer of Humana Inc, was elected to the company’s board of directors effective immediately, expanding the size of the Board to nine members. Bilney was also appointed to the board’s corporate governance and nominating committee on the same date, replacing Peter R. Dachowski, who, while stepping down as a member of the board’s corporate governance and nominating committee, remains a member of the human resources and compensation committee.

“Jody brings a wealth of marketing and brand experience from her involvement with highly successful companies such as Humana Inc. and Bloomin’ Brands Inc. She is a welcome addition to our board,” says Robert J. Byrne, chairman of the board of directors.

Bilney has served as the senior vice president and chief consumer officer of Humana Inc since April 2013. Prior to that, she served in various senior executive marketing roles with Bloomin’ Brands Inc from 2006 through March 2013, most recently serving as executive vice president and chief brand officer. Before joining Bloomin’ Brands, she held senior executive marketing positions with Openwave Systems, Inc, Charles Schwab & Co. Inc and Verizon Communications Inc.

“I am honored to join the Masonite board and look forward to working with this exceptional group,” Bilney says. “As a leader of the door industry, Masonite has many interesting growth opportunities. I look forward to sharing my experiences and contributing to the future direction of the company.”

She holds a bachelors of science in economics from Clemson University.

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