Rosalind (Roz) Brewer serves as Chief Executive Ofﬁcer and a member of the Board of Directors for Walgreens Boots Alliance, a Fortune 18 company.
Brewer most recently served as Chief Operating Ofﬁcer and Group President at Starbucks from October 2017 to January 2021. Prior to Starbucks, she served as President and Chief Executive Ofﬁcer of Sam’s Club, a membership-only retail warehouse club and division of Walmart, Inc., from February 2012 to February 2017. Brewer previously held several executive leadership positions with Walmart beginning in 2006.
Prior to joining Walmart, Brewer served as President of Global Nonwovens Division for Kimberly-Clark Corporation, a global health and hygiene products company, from 2004 to 2006.
Brewer also is a Board Member of VillageMD, World Business Chicago, Business Roundtable and the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture.
Brewer is currently ranked #6 on Fortune’s 50 Most Powerful Women in Business and was named one of the 25 most inﬂuential women by the Financial Times in 2021.
Brewer currently serves as the Chairperson of the Board of Trustees for Spelman College, where she did her undergraduate work.