Jim Norberg | Entrepreneur and Former COO of McDonald's USA

Jim Norberg is the former Chief Operating Officer for McDonald’s USA where he spent 30+ years passionately leading and inspiring others both domestically and internationally. While determining the next chapter of Jim’s work-life, he is consulting to businesses and organizations under his company of JN Consulting.

In addition to being on the Board of Directors for Out & Equal, Jim also sits on the Board of Center on Halsted whose mission is dedicated to advancing community and securing the health and well-being of the LGBTQ community in the Greater Chicagoland area.  Jim also served on the Board of Directors for Ronald McDonald House Charities for over twenty years.  Ronald McDonald Houses around the world serve as a “home-away-from-home for families of critically-ill children undergoing treatment at nearby hospitals.

Jim studied Business Administration at California State Hayward. He and his husband Carl live in West Hollywood, California and have three adult children.