Advisory Board

The Baker Retailing Center Industry Advisory Board brings together retail leaders from some of the world's most recognizable brands. This group of executives meets twice every year to discuss trending industry topics and provide input on Center strategy.

Laura Alber (C'90)

President, Chief Executive Officer, Williams-Sonoma, Inc.

Mohammed Alshaya (WG'84)

Chief Executive Officer, Alshaya Group

Jay Baker (W'56)

Former President and Director, Kohl’s Corporation; Chairman, Jay H. Baker Retailing Center Advisory Board

Tim Baxter

Chief Executive Officer, Express

Stacey Bendet (C'99)

Chief Executive Officer, Creative Director, Alice + Olivia

Dorrit Bern

Former Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, President, Charming Shoppes, Inc.

Tory Burch (C'88)

Founder, Executive Chairman, Chief Creative Officer, Tory Burch LLC

Steve Bratspies

Chief Merchandising Officer, Walmart U.S.

Emanuel Chirico

Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, PVH Corporation

Silas Chou

President, Chief Executive Officer, Novel Enterprises Limited

Maxine Clark

Founder, Former Chief Executive Officer, Chairman of the Board, Build-A-Bear Workshop

Tom Edwards (WG’93, W’86)

Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer, Chief Operating Officer, Capri Holdings Limited

Oscar Feldenkreis

President, Chief Executive Officer, Perry Ellis International

Marshall Fisher

UPS Professor; Professor of Operations, Information and Decisions, The Wharton School

Michael Fleisher (C'87)

Chief Financial Officer, Wayfair Inc.

Jeffery Fowler

President, Americas, Farfetch Limited

Michael George

President, Chief Executive Officer, Qurate Retail Group

Morris Goldfarb

President, Chief Executive Officer, Chairman, G-III Apparel Group, Ltd.

Joseph Gromek

Former Chairman of the Board, Tumi, Inc.

Sam Haddad (W'93)

Principal, Owner, Haddad Brands

Brendan Hoffman (C'90, WG'97)

Chief Executive Officer, Vince

Denise Incandela (WG'92)

Head of Fashion Group, Walmart eCommerce U.S.

Howard Kahn (C'91)

President, Chief Executive Officer, Kahn Lucas

Edwin Keh

Chief Executive Officer, The Hong Kong Research Institute of Textiles and Apparel Limited
Lecturer, The Wharton School

Thomas A. Kingsbury

Executive Chairman, Board of Directors, Burlington Stores, Inc.

William P. Lauder (W'83)

Executive Chairman, Director, The Estée Lauder Companies Inc.

Marc Lore

President and CEO, Walmart eCommerce U.S.

Patrice Louvet

President, Chief Executive Officer, Ralph Lauren Corporation

Victor Luis

Former Chief Executive Officer, Tapestry, Inc.

Lee McCabe

Former Vice President, North America, Alibaba Group

Marc J. Metrick

President, Saks Fifth Avenue

Mitchell Modell

Chief Executive Officer, Modell’s Sporting Goods

Kevin Plank

Founder, Chief Executive Officer, Chairman of the Board, President, Under Armour, Inc.

Jorge Pont Sanchez

Assistant to the Chairman, Director, International Expansion, El Corte Ingles Group

Bruce Rockowitz

Vice Chairman, Non-Executive Director, Global Brands Group Holding Limited

Andrew Rosen

Founder, Advisor, Theory

Pierre-Yves Roussel (WG'93)

Chief Executive Officer, Tory Burch LLC

Matthew Rubel

Vice Chairman, Executive Board, Consumer, MidOcean Partners

Stephen Sadove

Principal, Stephen Sadove and Associates

Mark Schwartz (W'79)

Chief Executive Officer, Palladin Consumer Retail Partners

Daniel Schwarzwalder (WG'72)

Senior Managing Director, Buckingham Capital Management

Steven Silverstein (WG'85)

President, Chief Executive Officer, Spencer Spirit Holdings, Inc.

Edward W. Stack

Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, DICK’S Sporting Goods

Michael Theilmann

EVP, Chief Human Resources Officer, Albertsons Companies

Nicolas Topiol (WG’91)

Chief Executive Officer, Christian Lacroix SNC

Sharen Jester Turney

Former President, Chief Executive Officer, Victoria’s Secret

Victoria Vandagriff

President, D2 Ladies, Delta Galil

Daniella Vitale

Chief Executive Officer, Barneys New York