Corporate Advisory Board

A corporate advisory board, composed of industry leaders from a wide diversity of retailing areas provides the Center for Retailing Studies guidance regarding strategic planning, critiques of current programs and a network of industry support for the center’s academic mission.

Corporate Advisory Board Members:

Bill Ennis Senior Vice President, Human Resources Academy Sports + Outdoors
 Hege Kalaouze Co-Founder Aggieland Outfitters/Kalcorp Enterprises, Inc.
Joanna Koliba Regional Manager Barnes & Noble College
Bill Stinneford Senior Vice President Buxton
 Jeff Mooney Divisional Vice President Dollar General
Laurie Hummel Executive Vice President and Chief Merchandising francesca’s
Rob Hall Regional Vice President/General Manager H-E-B
 James Starke SVP, GMM Men’s JCPenney
Bryan McCormick Vice President, Human Resources PetSmart
Becky Powell-Schwartz President and CEO The Powell Group
 Joe Stallard Senior Vice President, Human Resources Sewell Automotive
Vicki Spencer Vice President of E-Commerce Signet Jewelers
 Connie Latta Regional Vice President Walgreens
Shawn Baldwin Senior Vice President and GMM, Fresh Component Walmart