People: Ascena Retail Group Inc (ASNA.OQ)
19 Sep 2019
Ms. Katherine Lawther Krill serves as a Director of the Company. Ms. Kay Krill has served as President and CEO of ANN INC. since 2005. Kay joined Ann Taylor in 1994 and quickly advanced within the company. She was responsible for the creation of the LOFT brand and was named President in 2001. Under her tenure it became a $1.5 billion business and one of the fastest growing concepts in women's apparel. In 2004, she was promoted to the role of President of the company as well as named a Director. During her tenure, Kay fostered a purpose driven culture. She launched ANN INC.'s corporate social responsibility program, Responsibly ANN, and the company's charitable platform, ANN Cares, to support programs that contribute to women's and children's health and well-being. Since 2005, ANN INC. has raised more than $50 million to support such causes including the Breast Cancer Research Foundation® and St. Jude Children's Research Hospital®. As a female CEO, Kay has a passionate commitment to invest in women and causes that are important to them. She is the driving force behind the ANN power Vital Voices Initiative, a program designed to train and mentor the next generation of female leaders in the United States. She has been cited by Fortune Magazine as one of America's most powerful women business leaders and Crain's 50 Most Powerful Women in New York (from 2007-2015). In addition to her appointment as a Director of ascena, Ms. Krill is also on the Breast Cancer Research Foundation Board of Directors, as well as the Board of Directors of the National Retail Federation and St. Luke's School in New Canaan, CT.
|Total Annual Compensation, USD||80,000|
|Restricted Stock Award, USD||--|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, USD||--|
|All Other, USD||91,000|
|Fiscal Year Total, USD||171,000|