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Jane Grote

Executive Chairwoman, Chief Purpose Officer, and Founding Family


Jane is a founding family member of Donatos Pizza, and over the last four decades, Jane has held a variety of positions with the brand. She was a major catalyst behind the decision to purchase Donatos back from McDonald’s and assisted with the company's expansion since the purchase was made. Jane is also a strong community leader, is involved with many charities and social services in the Columbus area and authored The Missing Piece: Doing Business the Donatos Way.