Mary A. Winston is the Interim Chief Executive Officer for Bed Bath & Beyond Inc., an omnichannel retailer that is the trusted expert for the home and heartfelt life events.
Prior to Bed Bath & Beyond, Winston was the Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Family Dollar Stores, Inc.
In this role, Winston played a vital part working with the Board of Directors, shareholders and other constituents during the acquisition of leading retailer Family Dollar by Dollar Tree.
Prior to joining Family Dollar, Winston was the Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Giant Eagle, Inc., a leading grocery and fuel retailer. Prior to that, Winston was the Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Scholastic Corporation, a global leader in publishing, education and media.
Winston has extensive experience in the retail, publishing and manufacturing industries. Winston is a Board Member of the Carolinas Chapter of the National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD). Winston serves on the boards of Acuity Brands, Inc., Domtar Corporation and Dover Corporation.
Winston holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee and an MBA from Northwestern University, Kellogg School of Management.