Mr. Blackburn has served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Goodman Global, Inc. since September 2001. Before joining Goodman Global, Inc., Mr. Blackburn served as Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Amana Appliances from February 2000 to July 2001, when substantially all of the assets of Amana Appliances were acquired by Maytag Corporation. From April 1983 to August 1999, Mr. Blackburn was with Newell Rubbermaid, Inc. and previously Rubbermaid, Inc., where he had been President and General Manager of its wholly owned subsidiary, Little Tikes Commercial Play Systems, Inc.
Mr. Blackburn currently serves as a member of the board of directors of Goodman Global Group, Inc. As a member of the board, Mr. Blackburn contributes significant industry-specific experience and financial expertise.
Mr. Blackburn and his wife, Deana, are active in the Houston community supporting their children’s schools, church, the arts and numerous other local needs including as a founding member of the Harris County Sheriff’s Office Foundation.