Mary A. Winston was Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Family Dollar Stores, Inc. In this role, Winston played a vital role 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 Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Giant Eagle, Inc., a leading grocery and fuel retailer. Prior to that, Winston was 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 holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee and an MBA from Northwestern University, Kellogg School of Management.