ARTHUR C. MARTINEZ
president and chief executive officer since 1995. Chairman and chief
executive officer of the former Merchandise Group, 1992-1995. M.B.A.,
1965, Harvard University; B.S., 1960, Polytechnic
M. SHAN ATKINS
42, executive vice president,
Strategic Initiatives since September 1999. Senior vice
president--Corporate Strategy, April, 1999; vice president/general
merchandising manager, Lawn & Garden 1998-1999; vice
president-strategy. Merchandise Planning Office, Imports 1996-1998. Vice
president and partner of Bain & Company, 1982-1996. M.B.A., 1983
Harvard Business School; Bachelor of Commerce, 1979, Queens
JEFFREY N. BOYER
41, chief financial officer since
September 1999. Vice president and controller, 1998-1999; vice president,
finance--Full-line Stores, 1996-1998. Vice president, business development
of The Pillsbury Co., 1995-1996 and vice president of Finance--general
foods of Kraft General Foods, 1994-1995. B.S., 1980, University of
Illinois; C.P.A., 1980, Illinois.
JAMES R. CLIFFORD
54, president and chief operating
officer of Full-line Stores since 1998. Sears Canada, Inc.--president and
chief operating officer, 1996-1998; senior vice president and chief
financial officer, 1993-1996. M.B.A., 1971, Seattle University; B.B.A.,
1968, Cleveland State.
MARK A. COHEN
51, president, Softlines, chief
marketing officer since September 1999. Executive vice
president--Marketing from January to August 1999. Senior vice president of
Cosmetics, Accessories, Fine Jewelry, Footwear and Home Fashions,
1998-1999. Chairman and chief executive officer of Bradlees, Inc.,
1994-1997. M.B.A., 1971 and B.A. Engineering, 1969, Columbia University.
MARY E. CONWAY
51, president, Stores since September
1999. President, Full-line Stores 1999; senior vice president, Northeast
Region 1998-1999; region general manager 1993-1998. 1982, Beaver College;
1980, St. Joseph University.
JULIAN C. DAY
47, executive vice president and chief
operating officer since September 1999. Executive vice president and chief
financial officer, March 1999 to September 1999. Executive vice president
and chief financial officer of Safeway, Inc. 1992-1998. M.B.A., 1979,
London Business School; M.A., 1975 and B.A., 1974, Oxford
LYLE G. HEIDEMANN
54, president, Hardlines since
1999. Senior vice president, Appliances/ Electronics, 1998-1999; vice
president, Appliances/Electronics, 1997-1998; vice president, general
merchandise manager--Home Appliances, 1996-1997; divisional vice
president, Lawn and Garden/Sporting Goods, 1992-1996. B.S., 1967, Northern
ANASTASIA D. KELLY
50, executive vice president,
general counsel since September 1999. Executive vice president, general
counsel and secretary, March 1999 to September 1999. Fanie Mae--senior
vice president, general counsel and secretary, 1996-1999; senior vice
president and general counsel, 1996 and senior vice president, deputy
general 1995-1996. Partner, Wilmer, Cutler & Pickering, 1990-1995.
J.D., 1981, George Washington University National Law Center; B.A., 1971,
ALAN J. LACY
46, president, Services since September
1999, president of Sears Credit from 1997 until 1999 (additionally as
chief financial officer from 1998 to 1999), and chief financial officer,
from 1995 until 1997. Executive vice president and chief financial officer
1995-1997; senior vice president of Finance of the former Merchandise
Group 1994-1995. Vice president of Financial Services and Systems of
Philip Morris Companies Inc. and president of Philip Morris Capital
Corporation, 1993-1994. M.B.A., 1977, Emory University; B.S., 1975,
Georgia Institute of Technology.
GERALD N. MILLER
52, senior vice president and chief
information officer since 1998. Vice president of Logistics Information
Systems 1995-1998; senior systems, director 1994-1995. Vice president of
Information Technology of Bergen Brunswig Corporation, 1987-1994.
B.S.–Finance, 1970, Long Beach State.
WILLIAM G. PAGONIS
58, executive vice
president, Logistics since 1994. Senior vice president, 1993-1994. Retired
Lieutenant General, U.S. Army. M.B.A., 1970 and B.S., 1964, Pennsylvania
JOHN T. SLOAN
48, executive vice president, Human
Resources since 1999. Senior vice president, Human Resources, 1998-1999.
Vice president--Human Resources, Full-line stores, 1996-1998. Senior vice
president of administration of Tribune Company, 1993-1996. M.B.A., 1976,
Fordham University; B.S., 1974, Cornell University.