Grady L. Crosby

Vice President Public Affairs and Chief Diversity Officer

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Grady L. Crosby is vice president of public affairs and chief diversity officer of Johnson Controls. He is responsible for leading Johnson Controls’ government relations strategies, sustainability efforts and its philanthropic initiatives for social responsibility, community involvement and the environment.

As chief diversity officer, Crosby drives Johnson Controls’ commitment to creating a diverse and inclusive workforce, as well as partnering with a diverse vendor/supplier base aligned with company values. He also serves as president of the Johnson Controls Foundation.

Crosby joined Johnson Controls in 2011 as vice president and global general counsel for the Power Solutions business. Prior to joining the company, Crosby held positions with Hanesbrands, Inc., National Textiles and Sara Lee Corporation.

Crosby holds a Juris Doctor from Wake Forest University School of Law and a Bachelor of Arts degree from Howard University.