Jerri L. DeVard is Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer for Office Depot, Inc. In this role, DeVard is responsible for leading the strategy for furthering Office Depot’s brand positioning and overseeing the integration of all marketing and communications initiatives. She is responsible for driving the growth and implementation of strategic marketing activities that build brand equity and increase market share.
Previously, DeVard lead ADT’s marketing efforts across the Residential, Small Business, and Health business units. Also, DeVard oversees all strategic, operational and financial aspects of its integrated marketing programs, including brand advertising, digital marketing, communications, lead generation, sponsorships, and other initiatives. DeVard is Vice Chair of the Spelman College Board of Trustees.
DeVard holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from Spelman College and an MBA in Marketing from the Clark Atlanta University Graduate School of Business.