Tim Cook has been Apple's Chief Executive Officer since August 2011 and was previously Apple's Chief Operating Officer since October 2005. Mr. Cook joined Apple in March 1998 and served as Executive Vice President, Worldwide Sales and Operations from 2002 to 2005. From 2000 to 2002, Mr. Cook served as Senior Vice President, Worldwide Operations, Sales, Service and Support. From 1998 to 2000, Mr. Cook served as Senior Vice President, Worldwide Operations. Other Current Public Company Directorships: NIKE, Inc. Selected Directorships and Memberships: Board of Directors, The National Football Foundation & College Hall of Fame, Inc., Board of Trustees, Duke University, Board of Directors, Robert F. Kennedy Center for Justice and Human Rights.