Ulta Beauty adds management expertise to board
Ulta Beauty has appointed the dean of the Kellogg School of Management to its board.
Sally Blount joins the Ulta Beauty board with more than 25 years of experience in business education. She was named Dean of the Kellogg School in 2010.
“We are delighted to welcome Sally to Ulta Beauty’s Board of Directors,” said Mary Dillon, Chief Executive Officer. “She is an internationally recognized thought leader in management, negotiation and behavioral decision-making. Her expertise in organizational behavior, finance and governance will be of great value to Ulta Beauty as we execute our strategies to drive long term shareholder value.”
Blount previously was an educator at the undergraduate, MBA, doctoral and executive levels at the Stern School of Business at New York University and the Booth School of Business at the University of Chicago. Early in her career, she served as Director of Finance and Planning at Eva Maddox Associates and Associate Consultant at the Boston Consulting Group.
Blount currently serves as a member of the Board of Directors of Abbott Laboratories and the Joyce Foundation. She also is a member of the advisory board for the Aspen Institute’s Business and Society Program and the Archdiocese of Chicago Finance Council.