Donald E. Frieson is Executive Vice President of Supply Chain for Lowe’s Companies, Inc. Don is responsible for the company’s distribution centers, logistics, replenishment and planning, transportation and delivery services. He joined Lowe’s in 2018.
Don has more than 30 years of operations and supply chain experience, including 19 years at Walmart Inc. He most recently served as Chief Operating Officer at Sam’s Club, a division of Walmart, where he was responsible for all club operations, including supply chain, for more than 650 locations in the U.S. and Puerto Rico.
Don also served as Senior Vice President of Supply Chain at Walmart, where he led more than 30 distribution centers that supplied merchandise to nearly 1,600 stores, Supercenters and neighborhood markets in the eastern U.S.
Don earned a Bachelor’s degree in Operations Management from the University of Tennessee and is a graduate of the Global 20/20 Executive Education Program at Dartmouth College’s Tuck School of Business. He is a member of the Executive Leadership Council and serves on the board of Casey’s General Stores.