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Michelle D. Livingstone

Michelle Livingstone

Vice President Transportation
The Home Depot

DTI Board Development Committee Co-Chair



Michelle D. Livingstone is Vice President – Transportation for The Home Depot.  She leads a highly talented team that oversees the movement of all inbound and outbound shipments into and within The Home Depot‘s multi-channel supply chain, including imports, exports, and store deliveries. Michelle joined the Company in October 2007 with more than 25 years of transportation supply chain experience.  Prior to joining The Home Depot, she served as the Senior Vice President of Transportation for C & S Wholesale Grocers, Vice President of Transportation for JCPenney, and the Senior Director of Transportation for Kraft Foods North America. Michelle is actively engaged in the industry.  She serves as a director on the boards of the Transportation Institute of University of Denver and the Coalition for Responsible Transportation.  In addition, she is an active member in Retail Industry Leaders Association where she serves on the Transportation and Infrastructure Committee and the Logistics Steering Committee.  She is also involved with the Metro Atlanta Chamber of Commerce’s Transportation Committee and the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) on a local and national level. Michelle was recently elected to the Board of Directors of the Atlanta Children’s Shelter.  She also serves in a leadership position for the Atlanta Chapter of the Network of Executive Women. Most recently Michelle was appointed by Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx to the National Freight Advisory Committee which is focused on our nation’s freight movement to ensure the U.S. remains competitive in a global economy. Michelle earned her M.B.A. with high honors from Lake Forest Graduate School of Management.  She holds a B. S. degree in Business, with a concentration in transportation, from IndianaUniversity, Bloomington, Indiana.