Chastity Stevenson Westry
Agricultural Business and Economics
Senior Director of Sales at Frito Lay/Pepsico, Inc.
WHAT ARE YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES?
Chastity is the leader of customer strategy for Frito Lay in Alabama and Mississippi and portions of Louisiana, Tennessee and Arkansas. She also leads Joint Business Planning with Frito Lay customers and develops region customer sales strategies.
Chastity is the youngest member of the College of Agriculture Advisory Council and participates in the Auburn University Inaugural Class Network of Executive Women Institute Chair PepsiCo MLK, Jr. Celebration 2013 and 2014. She won “Zone of the Year” in 2010 and 2012 and is a member of the Florida Market Inaugural Class PepsiCo Accelerator Leadership Program.
LIFE AFTER GRADUATION:
She has lived a fast-paced 19-year career in sales and leadership roles while living in five states. She earned an M.S. in Business Administration in 2003 and has held multiple leadership roles with financial impact up to $1 billion dollars and people leadership up to 1,100 employees during the last seven years. She is married to Gerry, and they have one son, Gabriel, who enjoys playing baseball, piano and golf. Gabriel has been to an Auburn game every year since he was born regardless of where they have lived.
FAVORITE AUBURN MEMORY:
“I have two. My first favorite memory was working as an intern at the Alabama Cooperative Extension System campus office for Dr. Wilma J. Ruffin. Next was establishing the Annie Louise and Oscar Emanuel Alumni Endowed Student Scholarship in honor of my grandparents to support agriculture and economics students with financial needs.”