People: Kohl's Corp (KSS.N)

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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Kevin Mansell

60 2009 Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer

Wesley McDonald

50 2010 Chief Financial Officer, Senior Executive Vice President

Richard Schepp

52 2011 Senior Executive Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary

Kenneth Bonning

55 2011 Senior Executive Vice President

Peggy Eskenasi

57 2010 Senior Executive Vice President - Product Development

Michelle Gass

45 2013 Chief Customer Officer

Stephen Watson

68 2012 Lead Independent Director

Peter Sommerhauser

70 1988 Director

Peter Boneparth

53 2008 Independent Director

Steven Burd

63 2012 Independent Director

Dale Jones

53 2008 Independent Director

John Schlifske

53 2011 Independent Director

Frank Sica

1988 Independent Director

Stephanie Streeter

55 2007 Independent Director

Nina Vaca

40 Independent Director

Biographies

Name Description

Kevin Mansell

Mr. Kevin Mansell is Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer of Kohl's Corporation. Mr. Mansell is responsible for Kohl’s strategic direction, long-term growth and profitability. He has served as Chairman since September 2009, Chief Executive Officer since August 2008 and President and Director since February 1999. He served as Executive Vice President - General Merchandise Manager from 1987 to 1998. Mr. Mansell joined Kohl’s as a Divisional Merchandise Manager in 1982. Mr. Mansell has 37 years of experience in the retail industry.

Wesley McDonald

Mr. Wesley S. McDonald is Chief Financial Officer, Senior Executive Vice President of Kohl's Corporation. Mr. McDonald was promoted to Senior Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer in November 2010 and is responsible for financial planning and analysis, investor relations, financial reporting, accounting operations, tax, treasury, credit and capital investment. Previously, he had served as Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer since August 2003. Mr. McDonald began his retail career in 1988.

Richard Schepp

Mr. Richard D. Schepp is Senior Executive Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary of Kohl's Corporation. Mr. Schepp was promoted to Senior Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary in May 2011 and is responsible for legal affairs and internal audit. He previously served as Executive Vice President—General Counsel, Secretary from August 2001 to May 2011. Mr. Schepp began his retail career in 1992.

Kenneth Bonning

Mr. Kenneth Bonning is Senior Executive Vice President of Kohl's Corporation. Mr. Bonning was promoted to Senior Executive Vice President in May 2011 and is responsible for logistics and information systems. Previously, he had served as Executive Vice President, Logistics, Facilities and Store Planning from October 2006 to May 2011 and as Executive Vice President, Logistics from February 2004 to October 2006. Mr. Bonning began his retail career in 1985.

Peggy Eskenasi

Ms. Peggy Eskenasi is Senior Executive Vice President - Product Development of Kohl's Corporation, since November 2010. Ms. Eskenasi was promoted to Senior Executive Vice President in November 2010 and oversees all product development. Previously, she had served as Executive Vice President—Product Development since October 2004. Ms. Eskenasi began her retail career in 1977.

Michelle Gass

Ms. Michelle Gass has been appointed as Chief Customer Officer of Kohl's Corp., effective June 17, 2013. Prior to joining Kohl`s, Gass spent more than 16 years with Starbucks Corporation in a variety of senior leadership roles including global strategy, marketing and category management. Most recently, Gass was president, Starbucks Europe, Middle East and Africa, overseeing and growing company and licensed operations across 36 markets and 1,900 stores. During her tenure with the company, Gass played a key role in working with the senior team in creating the company`s overall strategic blueprint, and most notably the transformation efforts of 2008-2009. She has led many key initiatives at Starbucks including the development of the Frappuccino blended beverage platform, the reinvention of Seattle`s Best Coffee, the launch of Starbucks VIA Ready Brew, Starbucks entry into warm breakfast, and the introduction of the company`s customer loyalty and social media platforms. Before Starbucks, Gass worked in marketing and new product development with Procter & Gamble Company.

Stephen Watson

Mr. Stephen E. Watson is Lead Independent Director of Kohl's Corporation. He is former President and Chief Executive Officer of Gander Mountain, L.L.C., a private specialty retailer, from 1997 until his retirement in 2002. Mr. Watson held various executive officer positions with Dayton-Hudson Corporation from 1972 until his retirement in 1996, including President, Chairman/Chief Executive Officer of the Department Store Division. From 2004 through May 2007, he was a director of Smart & Final, Inc., an operator of grocery stores. From 2005 through 2009, Mr. Watson was a director of Eddie Bauer Holdings, Inc., an apparel retailer. He is currently a director of Regis Corporation, an operator of beauty salons, and Chico’s FAS Inc., a specialty retailer.

Peter Sommerhauser

Mr. Peter M. Sommerhauser is Director of Kohl's Corporation. He is Shareholder of the law firm of Godfrey & Kahn, S.C., Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Mr. Sommerhauser also serves on the Board of Trustees of The Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Company.

Peter Boneparth

Mr. Peter Boneparth is an Independent Director of Kohl's Corporation. He is Senior Advisor, Irving Capital Partners, a private equity group, since February 2009. Former President and Chief Executive Officer of Jones Apparel Group, a designer and marketer of apparel and footwear, from March 2002 to July 2007. Mr. Boneparth was a director of McNaughton Apparel Group, a producer of apparel, from April 1997 to July 2001 and of Jones Apparel Group a provider of apparel and footwear, from July 2001 to July 2007. He is currently a director of JetBlue Airways Corporation, a commercial airline.

Steven Burd

Mr. Steven A. Burd is an Independent Director of Kohl's Corporation. He is Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Safeway Inc., an operator of grocery store chains. Mr. Burd has served as Safeway’s Chairman of the Board of Directors since 1998, Chief Executive Officer since 1993 and previously served as President from 1992 to 2012.

Dale Jones

Mr. Dale E. Jones is an Independent Director of Kohl's Corporation. He is Vice Chairman and partner of the CEO and Board Practice in the Americas at Heidrick and Struggles, an executive development and search firm, since January 2009. Chief Executive Officer of PlayPumps International, a provider of children’s play equipment that also pumps water for African communities, from September 2007 to January 2009. During that same period, Mr. Jones also served as Executive Vice President of Revolution LLC, a venture capital firm. Mr. Jones held several executive leadership positions at Heidrick and Struggles from 1999 to 2007. Mr. Jones also serves on the Board of Trustees of the Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Company.

John Schlifske

Mr. John E. Schlifske is an Independent Director of Kohl's Corporation. Mr. Schlifske is Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Company since 2010. Mr. Schlifske held a number of executive management positions at Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Company since 1987, including President from March 2009 through July 2010, interim President and Chief Executive Officer of Frank Russell Investment Company (a subsidiary of Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Company) from June 2008 to February 2009, Executive Vice President – Investment Products and Services from June 2006 through June 2008 and Senior Vice President – Investment Products and Services from January 2004 through May 2006. He also serves on the Board of Trustees of the Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Company.

Frank Sica

Mr. Frank V. Sica is an Independent Director of Kohl's Corporation. He is Managing Partner, Tailwind Capital, a private investment firm, since 2006. Senior Advisor to Soros Private Funds Management from 2003 to 2006. President of Soros Private Funds Management from 2000 to 2003. Managing Director of Soros Funds Management from 1998 to 2000. From 1998 through February 2007, Mr. Sica was a director of Emmis Communications Corporation, a radio broadcasting company. From September 2004 through February 2010, he was a director of NorthStar Realty Finance Corporation, a real estate finance company. Mr. Sica is currently a director of CSG Systems International, an account management and billing software company for communication industries, and JetBlue Airways Corporation, a commercial airline.

Stephanie Streeter

Ms. Stephanie A. Streeter is an Independent Director of Kohl's Corporation. She is Chief Executive Officer and Director of Libbey, Inc., a producer of glass tableware and other tabletop products, since August 2011. Former Interim Chief Executive Officer, United States Olympic Committee from March 2009 to January 2010. Former Chairman, President, and Chief Executive Officer of Banta Corporation, a global technology, printing and supply-chain management company from 2004 until 2007. Ms. Streeter served as Banta Corporation’s President and Chief Executive Officer from 2002 to 2004 and President and Chief Operating Officer from 2001 to 2002. From 2001 to 2007, she was a director of Banta Corporation and she is currently a director of Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, a manufacturer and distributor of tires and related products and services.

Nina Vaca

Ms. Nina G. Vaca is an Independent Director of Kohl's Corporation. She has been Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Pinnacle Technical Resources, Inc., a staffing, vendor management and information technology services firm, since October 1996. She also has been Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Vaca Industries Inc., a management company, since April 1999. Ms. Vaca is also a director of Comerica Incorporated, a banking and financial services company.

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