Vice President, Operations & Franchise Support
Rebecca Black, Vice President of Operations and Franchise Support for Shakey’s USA has been with Shakey’s for 7 years, joining a newly formed executive team to assist in a turnaround immediately after the company was purchased from a previous absentee owner. Beginning as the Director of Training, Rebecca moved quickly to Operations and Franchise Support as Senior Director. She began her career in the restaurant business while still in high school with Pizza Hut and now has over 30 years experience. During her tenure with Pizza Hut, she held positions ranging from hourly employee to Division Training Manager. Rebecca attended college while working full time for Pizza Hut and received her BS in Business Management. Rebecca then moved over to the franchise side as an operating partner for Papa John’s with restaurants in southern California and Alaska. She then moved to Panera Bread, again in the role of Operating Partner. She lives in southern California with Brian, her husband Brian of 25 years, and two children.