Mary P. Thompson
On May 24, 2021, the Board of Directors (the “Board”) of H&E Equipment Services, Inc. (the “Company”) appointed Mary Pat Thompson as a director of the Company. Ms. Thompson previously served on the Board from September 2019 to March 2021. Ms. Thompson will serve as a member on the Company’s Audit Committee and on the Company’s Corporate Governance and Nominating Committee.
Ms. Thompson has served as Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer of Taronis Fuels, Inc. (“Taronis”), a renewable fuel and power generation company, since April 2021, and has served as a consultant at Bruckmann, Rosser, Sherrill & Co., a private equity firm, since 2019. Ms. Thompson previously served as the Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer of Taronis from November 2020 to December 2020 and as a director of Taronis during December 2020, and as Senior Vice President of Finance and Administration and Chief Financial Officer of MWI Animal Health from August 2005 through her retirement in October 2018, with oversight of finance, inventory management, information technology, and human resources. Ms. Thompson also served as Vice President, Secretary and Chief Financial Officer of MWI Animal Health from June 2002 to August 2005. Since 2015, she has served on Zion’s Bank Business Advisory Board and the San Francisco Reserve’s 12th District Economic Advisory Council, where she was Chairperson for 2019. Additionally she serves on the boards of Regence Blueshield of Idaho and the University of Idaho’s College of Business and Economics Advisory Board, and is past President of the American Veterinary Distributers Association and the 2019 recipient of the Sundance Film Festival Women’s Leadership Award. Ms. Thompson graduated Summa Cum Laude from the University of Idaho with a B.S. in accounting and is a licensed Certified Public Accountant in Idaho.