Drury Class of 1964
Year of Election as Trustee: 2007
Rosalie O'Reilly Wooten retired from O'Reilly Auto Parts after more than twenty years of serving on their Executive Management team. She was Executive Vice President at O'Reilly and served as Director of Risk Management, Director of Communications, and Director of Human Resources at various times. O'Reilly Auto Parts has over four thousand stores across the U.S. and is a publicly traded company on the NASDAQ Exchange. Besides serving on the Drury Board, Ms. Wooten is known for her community involvement and philanthropic advocacy. She is currently serving on the Community Foundation of the Ozarks, as well as several other local boards. Her main focus is to support programs for youth, education, and the arts, and preservation of the arts. She is a 1964 Graduate of Drury University. The O'Reilly Family was honored in 2000 with the Drury University Family Award.