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Foster Farms’ Fox, CalPERS’ Read Bring Executive Know-How to UC Davis MBAs

Robert Fox, who led Foster Farms and other major corporations for four decades, has donated $350,000 to establish the Robert A. Fox Executive-in-Residence Program at the Graduate School of Management. Each year the School invites a senior-level business leader to teach a quarter-long MBA course in his or her area of management expertise. This year’s executive is Russell Read, chief investment officer at the California Public Employees’ Retirement System (CalPERS).