Gale King is Executive Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) for Nationwide, a Fortune 68 financial services company. She oversees Nationwide’s Human Resources, Corporate Real Estate, Corporate Security and Aviation operations, where she is responsible for providing strategic and operational leadership. She is a member of the company’s Executive Team. Under her leadership, Nationwide has been recognized as an employer of choice for its strong culture, performance orientation and commitment to diversity and inclusion. King has more than 30 years of broad leadership experience in the financial services industry, including strategic oversight of enterprise staff functions and operational experience in business operations. She currently serves as a board trustee and Chair for the University of Florida Foundation, Vice Chair for the National Urban League, and board trustee for the Executive Leadership Council and Columbus Museum of Art. She is a graduate of the University of Florida, with a bachelor’s degree in journalism and a master’s degree in public administration.