Board of Directors

Of the industry, by the industry, for the industry

Mike Jeppesen
FDRA Chairman
President, Global Operations
Wolverine Worldwide

Cliff Sifford
FDRA Vice Chairman
President & CEO
Shoe Carnival

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Jennifer Bendall
FDRA Treasurer
Government Relations
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Matt Priest
FDRA
President
& CEO

Peter-Bragdon-BoD

Peter Bragdon
EVP, CAO & General Counsel
Columbia Sportswear

Joe Casagrande
Head of Sales, Americas Region
Clarks Companies

Gypsy Jo Diessner
Vice President
DMM Shoes at Walmart

Jeff Espersen
GM, Footwear & Accessories
Zappos

Matt Feiner
President & CEO
SG Companies

Debbie Ferree
Vice Chairman and President,
Designer Brands Inc.

Dan Friedman
Chief Sourcing Officer
Global Sourcing & Supply Chain
Caleres

Jim Gabriel
President
Global Brands Group

Leslie Gallin
Strategic Sales/Marketing Management
Meridian Trading

Robert Gellar
Chief Revenue Officer
White Mountain

Andy Gilbert
President
Genesco Licensed Brands

Tanya Golesic
President
Jimmy Choo

Jim Issler
President & CEO
H.H. Brown Shoe Co., Inc.
Former FDRA Chairman

Susan Itzkowitz
President
Marc Fisher Footwear

Dick Johnson
President & CEO
Foot Locker

David Kahan
CEO
Birkenstock USA

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

Mark-Lardie-BoD

Mark Lardie
President & CEO
Rack Room Shoes

Keli Lerdal
Director Global Sourcing
Target

Lisa Miller
Sourcing Director
JCPenney

Bob Mullaney
President & Chief Executive Officer
RG Barry Brands

Bob Mullaney
President & Chief Executive Officer
RG Barry Brands

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

Tom Nastos
Chief Commercial Officer
Informa

Oliver Ng
General Manager
Ever Rite International

Doug Palladini
Global Brand President
Vans

Joe Passio
Director, Global Footwear Development and Sourcing
Fila

Dan Plas
Vice President & DMM
OmniChannel Footwear
Kohl’s

Tacey Powers
EVP GMM Shoes
Nordstrom

Rodney Pratt
VP, General Counsel &
Corporate Secretary
Converse

Steve Reynolds
CEO
Ningbo Jade Footwear USA

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Ed Rosenfeld
Ex Officio Chairman, FDRA
Chairman & CEO
Steve Madden, Ltd.

Carrie Rubin
President, North America
Pentland

Jim Salzano
President & CEO
Jones & Vining

Nathan Serphos
Senior Vice President
Accessories & Footwear
Michael Kors

Cameron Shayegi
VP, Footwear Development,
Engineering & Costing
Under Armour

Josue Solano
CEO
BBC International

Active Honoraries

Peter Barr
General
Counsel
Rack Room Shoes

Sheilagh Clarke
Vice President,
Associate General Counsel
Foot Locker

Brian Costello
Vice President,
Women’s Shoes
Nordstrom

Sean Georges
General Counsel &
Senior Vice President, HR
Shoe Carnival

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

Sharon Jones
Vice President,
Merchandising
H.H. Brown Shoe Company

Danielle McCoy
Director of Corporate Development
& Investor Relations
Steve Madden

Jake Muskat
Vice President,
Sales & Digital Strategy
Deer Stags

Hun Quach
Senior Director,
Government Relations
Under Armour

Carl Scibetta
Executive VP,
Chief Merchandising Officer
Shoe Carnival

Jeff Tooze
Vice President,
Global Customs & Trade
Columbia Sportswear

Tom White
General
Counsel
Clarks Americas

Zhi Wu
Vice President,
Sourcing and Logistics
H.H. Brown Shoe Company