PRA Group appoints Peggy Turne
NORFOLK, Virginia, June 14, 2021 / PRNewswire / – PRA Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: PRAA), a global leader in the acquisition and collection of NPLs, today announced that Peggy Turner has been appointed to the company’s board of directors at effective June 10, 2021. Turner, who is independent, will serve on the Risk Committee and the Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee.
Turner is currently Vice President, Guest Retention at Toyota Motors North America (“Toyota Motors”), a position she has held since 2020. From 1991 to 2020, she held several positions with increasing responsibilities at Toyota Motors, including that of Vice President, Lexus Customer Satisfaction. and Vice President, Toyota Customer Relations. Turner is also a Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (“DCI”) Champion at Toyota Motors, as Executive Social Innovation Advisor, Diversity and Inclusion Support Member at on the Diversity Advisory Board and Executive Sponsor of the Latino Employee Resource. Group. She has also represented Lexus at events such as the Women in Automotive Summit and the Women Panel for New York Auto Show and has coordinated and mentored the National Field Support Group for Women. Turner received a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from University of California, Irvine, and a master’s degree in business administration from Loyola Marymount University.
“I am delighted to welcome Peggy to the board of directors of our company. Peggy brings extensive experience in leadership roles focused on customer service, which will reinforce our long-standing principle of treating customers with empathy and respect. Additionally, Peggy’s story of supporting and leading diversity and inclusion efforts will strengthen our continued focus on DCI, ”said Steve fredrickson, Chairman of the Board of Directors. “Due to our commitment to diversity at the highest level of our organization, PRA was recently recognized by 50/50 women on boards of directors to be a ‘3+’ company with 3 or more women on the board. administration.”
The Company has also broadened its environmental, social and governance (“ESG”) information by publishing its first ESG teardown sheet for the year 2020. Further information is available on the investors page of the Company’s website, ir .pragroup.com.
About PRA Group, Inc.
As a global leader in the acquisition and collection of non-performing loans, PRA Group, Inc. returns capital to banks and other creditors to help grow financial services for consumers in the Americas, Europe and Australia. With thousands of employees around the world, PRA Group, Inc. companies work with their clients to help them settle their debts. For more information, please visit www.pragroup.com.
Darby Schoenfeld, CPA
Vice-President, Investor Relations
Senior Vice-President, Communications and Public Policy
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