Arnold S. Barron
Mr. Barron was the Senior Executive Vice President, Group President of The TJX Companies, Inc. from 2004 until his retirement in January 2009. His employment with The TJX Companies began in 1979. Prior to his current assignment, he held the positions of Executive Vice President, Chief Operating Officer, The Marmaxx Group (2000-2004), Senior Vice President, Group Executive, TJX (1996-2000), Senior Vice President, General Merchandising Manager, T.J. Maxx (1993-1996). From 1979 to 1993, he held several executive positions within The TJX Companies, Inc.
Mr. Barron became a director of Dollar Tree in March 2008. He previously served on the Board of rue21, Inc. from 2009 through 2013.