Marrone Bio Innovations, Inc., an international leader in sustainable bioprotection and plant health solutions, has announced that company founder Dr. Pamela Marrone will retire from her position as chief executive officer.
The board of directors has begun the search process for a new CEO. Dr. Marrone will continue as CEO during the search process, and she and Board Chairman Bob Woods will shepherd the transition process until the new CEO is retained.
Dr. Marrone will continue to serve on the company’s board of directors as a non-executive member. Following her retirement, she also will serve as a consultant to Marrone Bio to advocate for the company and its mission, and to provide transition services and other support.