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Gale King
Executive Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer/Nationwide

Gale King is Executive Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer for Nationwide.

In this role, King is responsible for the company’s human resources function to include the development of the HR strategy, talent acquisition, compensation and benefits, associate and leadership development, succession management, organizational effectiveness and diversity and inclusion.

Her responsibilities also include corporate real estate, corporate security and aviation for all Nationwide companies.

King previously served as Executive Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer, Senior Vice President for Property and Casualty Human Resources and as Administrative Officer in the Office of the President, Property and Casualty.

Understanding the importance of education, King established a scholarship fund in the name of her late grandmother and mother in 2007. She also has an endowment at the University of Florida.

She is active in the community and currently serves on the boards of the National Urban League, Columbus Museum of Art and the University of Florida Foundation. She is also a member of the Executive Leadership Council.

King graduated from the University of Florida with a bachelor's degree in journalism and a master’s degree in public administration.