Chairman of Audit Committee
Member of Compensation Committee
Jeff has been a member of the Board and the Chairman of the Audit Committee of the Board since August 2013, and has been a member of the Compensation Committee of the Board since December 2015. He has served as Managing Director of Topaz Consulting, LLC, a financial consulting firm, since he founded the company in April 2014. Prior to that, from 2004 through 2014, Jeff held multiple leadership positions with the TJX Companies, including Senior Corporate Advisor, Chief Financial Officer, Chief Administrative Officer, Chief Business Development Officer, and Senior Executive Vice President. Prior to that, he served as Chief Financial Officer of Big Lots, Inc. from 2001 to 2004. Jeff also serves on the Board of Directors of The Fresh Market, Inc., a grocery retailer, and Synchrony Financial, a consumer financial services company.
He earned a B.A. in Economics and Political Science and an M.B.A. from the J.L. Kellogg Graduate School of Management, Northwestern University.