SPRINGDALE, ARK. – Tyson Foods Inc. announced the hiring of Megan Britt as its vice president of investor relations, effective Jan. 4. Britt, who brings 15 years of financial experience to her new role, will be responsible for handling communications with shareholders as well as media relations related to financial matters and both internet and intranet investor content. She will report to Stewart Glendinning, chief financial officer.

“We’re pleased to have Megan join our team as we continue to position Tyson Foods for long-term growth,” Glendinning said. “We believe her experience and leadership skills will be a great benefit to our investor relationships.”

Britt holds a Bachelor of Science and a master’s degree in Agricultural and Applied Economics. She most recently worked as vice president of investor relations with Corteva Agriscience, Wilmington, Del.  

“I’m looking forward to joining Tyson Foods and becoming part of a company with such a rich history and promising global future,” Britt said.