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Board of Directors

Of the industry, by the industry, for the industry

Cliff Sifford
FDRA Chairman
Vice Chairman
Shoe Carnival

Jennifer Bendall
FDRA Vice Chairman
Government Relations
NIKE

Josue Solano
FDRA Treasurer
President and COO
BBC International

Matt Priest
FDRA
President
& CEO

Peter Bragdon
EVP, CAO & General Counsel
Columbia Sportswear

Gypsy Jo Diessner
Vice President
DMM Shoes at Walmart

Matt Feiner
President & CEO
SG Companies

Debbie Ferree
Vice Chairman and President,
Designer Brands Inc.

Kathy Forstadt
Director of Merchandise Initiatives
Zappos

Dan Friedman
Chief Sourcing Officer
Global Sourcing & Supply Chain
Caleres

Leslie Gallin
Strategic Sales/Marketing Management
Meridian Trading

Tom Garcia
Chief Administrative Officer
Deckers Brands

Robert Geller
Chief Revenue Officer
White Mountain

Andy Gilbert
President
Genesco Licensed Brands

Stewart Goldman
COO
CELS Enterprises, Inc / Chinese Laundry Shoes and Accessories

Kelly Helfman
President of Informa Markets Fashion
Informa

Jim Issler
President & CEO
Berkshire Hathaway Shoe Holdings, Inc.
Former FDRA Chairman

Susan Itzkowitz
President
Marc Fisher Footwear

Mike Jeppesen
FDRA Ex Officio Chairman

Dick Johnson
President & CEO
Foot Locker

David Kahan
CEO
Birkenstock USA

Kathy Kartalis
SVP, Global Product
Skechers

George Katsanos
VP DMM Men’s and Athletic Shoes
Burlington Stores, Inc.

Blake Krueger
Chairman, President & CEO
Wolverine Worldwide
Former FDRA Chairman

Mark Lardie
President & CEO
Rack Room Shoes

Keli Lerdal
Director Global Sourcing
Target

Zine Mazouzi
Chief Financial Officer
Steve Madden, Ltd.

Bob Mullaney
President & Chief Executive Officer
RG Barry Brands

Rick Muskat
President and COO
Deer Stags Concepts, Inc.
Former FDRA Chairman

Tacey Powers
EVP GMM Shoes
Nordstrom

Steve Reynolds
CEO
Ningbo Jade Footwear USA

Carrie Rubin
President, North America
Pentland

Brandis Russell
Vice President, Global Footwear
Converse

Jim Salzano
President & CEO
Jones & Vining

Cameron Shayegi
SVP, Global Product Supply
Under Armour

Tracy Smith
Vice President/General Manager of
North America
Timberland

Gary Wakley
Executive Vice President
Fila

Tom White
General Counsel
Clarks Americas

Jaime Wynn
Vice President of Sales & Planning
Jimmy Choo

Jung Yoon
Division VP of Production/Sourcing –
Accessories & Footwear
Michael Kors

Active Honoraries

Peter Barr
General
Counsel
Rack Room Shoes

Brooke Beshai
Director of Sustainability
and Compliance
Deckers Brands

Sheilagh Clarke
Vice President,
Associate General Counsel
Foot Locker

Brian Costello
Vice President,
Women’s Shoes
Nordstrom

Peter Hohensee
VP Global Supply Chain,
North America
Rack Room Shoes

Sharon Jones
Vice President,
Merchandising
Berkshire Hathaway Shoe Holdings, Inc.

Warren Kelly
VP, Footwear Development,
Engineering and Material Operations
Under Armour

Danielle McCoy
Director of Corporate Development
& Investor Relations
Steve Madden

Jake Muskat
Vice President,
Sales & Digital Strategy
Deer Stags

Carl Scibetta
Executive VP,
Chief Merchandising Officer
Shoe Carnival

Jeff Tooze
Vice President,
Global Customs & Trade
Columbia Sportswear

Zhi Wu
Vice President,
Sourcing and Logistics
Berkshire Hathaway Shoe Holdings, Inc.