Brenda Lord is the Vice President of Store Brands and Quality Assurance for CVS Health, joining the company in 2018.
Prior to CVS Health, Brenda led Staples in a variety of Merchandising and Private Brand roles. Her impact was felt broadly as VP, Product Management & Development for their private label business, VP Integration and VP Global Vendor Management & Merchandising Portfolio Strategy. She also held several roles focused on international business development (Europe, Australia, China, Japan, Argentina, Brazil, and India), and a merchandising leadership assignment in China.
Earlier in her career, she was a VP at Test Rite, an Asian global sourcing company, and held buying roles at Staples and Ames Department Stores.
Brenda earned an MBA from Babson College and a Bachelor’s Degree in Retail Management from Purdue University.