Love them like family. Feed them like family.®

True BLUE Crew

At the head of Blue Buffalo’s herd is a management team of passionate pet parents.  As feeding our pets like family is our one and only mission, this team is focused 100% of the time on making the very best natural food and treats for our furry family members.

Bill Bishop

Founder & Chairman

Kurt Schmidt


Billy Bishop

President & COO

Mike Nathenson


Charlie Huffman

Executive VP of Sales, North America

Richard Maclean

SVP & General Counsel

John Roth

General Manager International & New Business Development

Jennifer Stites

SVP & Chief HR Officer

Chris Bishop

SVP Advertising

Tom Donovan

SVP Finance

Steve Raleigh

SVP National Accounts & In Store Education

Choo Lim

SVP Supply Chain

David Petrie

President, Blue Buffalo Foundation for Cancer Research

Joyce Novotny

SVP & Creative Director

Tom Morton

VP Product Development

Ryan Yamka