Senior Vice President and Director
Marie Lacertosa is Senior Vice President and Director of Supply Chain Management for JCPenney Company. JCPenney is a major American retailer, operating throughout the United States and Puerto Rico and employing more than 100,000 associates. The company offers national, private, and exclusive brands of apparel, home furnishings, and other consumer durable goods. Lacertosa directs the comprehensive series of processes that defines the supply chain, including the management of product and information flow from supplier to store to the customer's home. She is responsible for all supply-chain operations, foreign and domestic, including store merchandise and .com fulfillment, while working in close cooperation and coordination with merchandising, stores, and jcp.com. She is also responsible for the Customer Care Centers, which provide support to jcp.com and all customer contact activities. Lacertosa is currently chair of RILA's (Retail Industry Leaders Association) Logistics Steering Committee and a member of SC50. She graduated with a BS from Syracuse University in New York and also holds an MBA in finance.