Douglas E. Coltharp

2021 Campaign Chair

Douglas E. Coltharp

Doug Coltharp has served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Encompass Health Corporation (NYSE: EHC) since May 2010. Prior to joining EHC, he served for three years as a partner at Arlington Capital Investors and Arlington Investment Partners, LLC, a boutique investment banking and private equity firm. Coltharp also spent 11 years as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for Saks, Inc. (NYSE: SKS), a Fortune 1000, multi-divisional national retailer.

Coltharp began his career in 1987 at Bank of America and rose to become Senior Vice President and head of Southeast Corporate Banking. He is a graduate of Lehigh University with a bachelor’s degree in finance and economics and earned his master’s in business administration, with concentrations in finance and strategic planning, from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.

He has served on the Board of Directors of Under Armour, Inc. since 2004 and is currently Chair of the Finance and Capital Planning Committee and Chair of the Audit Committee. He is also a member of the Advisory Boards of RFG Advisory, a privately held specialty finance company, and Thomas H. Beckbe & Company, LLC (“Tom Beckbe”), a privately held premium outdoor apparel and accessories company.

Actively involved in a number of civic and philanthropic organizations, Coltharp is a member of the Board of Directors of the Birmingham Education Foundation and United Way of Central Alabama (UWCA), where he is also a member of the Executive Committee and will serve as Chair of UWCA’s 2021 Annual Campaign, having previously chaired the organization’s Pacesetter Campaign.