Oct 4, 2021
Melanie Johnson & Jenn Foster, owners of Elite Online Publishing, interview Crystal Maggelet; about her book Building Value to Last, a story of being a third-generation, women CEO in the oil industry.
Crystal Call Maggelet is the CEO of FJ Management Inc., a diversified family business that includes wholly owned subsidiaries: Maverik, a 350 c-store chain and Big West Oil, a petroleum refinery. FJ Management also has a minority stake in Pilot Flying J. Other family businesses include TAB Bank, a community bank, and Crystal Inn, a small chain of hotels.
In addition to her current board role as Chairperson of the FJ
Management’s Board, she is a director on the Pilot Flying J Board
of Managers, a Director on the Savage Services Board, and serves on
the Utah State Board of Higher Education, Liv Communities Board,
Intermountain Healthcare Board, Salt Lake City-Utah Committee for
the Games, and also the Zions Bank Advisory Board.
She is actively involved in managing the families charitable giving through the FJM Impact Fund which focuses mostly on education and scholarships. Crystal also co-chairs the Intermountain Healthcare Primary Promise Campaign and is a member of the Sundance Institute Utah Leadership Council.
Crystal holds a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, from Pepperdine University. She also completed her college education with a Master of Business Administration from Harvard Business School and has an Honorary Doctorate Degree in Business from Utah State University, as well as Weber State University. In 2018, she was named the national E and Y Entrepreneur of the Year for Family Business.