O’Mara named Executive VP of Conagra Brands

Written on: May 2, 2024 by SprayTM

Conagra Brands, Inc. announced the appointment of Noelle O’Mara as Executive VP & President, New Platforms & Acquisitions, effective May 6.


In this role, O’Mara will have responsibility for identifying and scaling new organic growth platforms and acquisitions. This work will span strategy, product innovation, commercialization, synergy capture and in-market execution.

“Noelle’s leadership and track record of delivering results will be instrumental in advancing Conagra’s ambition to further scale emerging brands while delivering an ambitious innovation and growth strategy,” said Sean Connolly, President & CEO, Conagra Brands.

O’Mara has more than 20 years of experience in the CPG industry. Prior to joining Conagra, she served as Group President at Tyson Foods where she was responsible for the $10 billion Prepared Foods business unit, including manufacturing facilities and over 19,000 employees. Before joining Tyson Foods, O’Mara held senior level GM positions at Kraft Foods where her marketing and innovation impacts led to industry awards including Chicago Crains “40 under 40” recognition. 

“I’m excited and humbled to join the incredible team at Conagra Brands,” said O’Mara. “I look forward to building upon the company’s success and fueling continued growth as we further our consumer driven portfolio.”

O’Mara is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Business.