Retail Leader Editorial Advisory Board

A think tank of leading executives devoting their time, expertise and passion for the industry to serve as official editorial advisors for Retail Leader.



Judy Bell         
CEO, Chief Energetic Officer, Energetic Retail
& Former Target Exec

Brendan Blume          
Vice President, Store Development
Green Thumb Industries

Sam Gould     
Senior Director of Commerce & Customization
IPSY/BFA Industries

Kambiz Hemati
Vice President, Customer Experience & Environments        
American Eagle Outfitters

Mandar Joshi
Senior Digital Product Manager

Alexandria Laird         
Manager, People Development and Communications         

Jon Sica          
Chief Strategy & Development Officer          
Batteries Plus

Rob Smith      
CEO & Founder          
The Phluid Project/GET Phluid/The Phluid Phoundation

Tara Stewart  
Senior Director, DTC Operataions, Americas Region
Under Armour