Best Buy names new executive
Ms. McCollam served as Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President of Williams Sonoma Inc. from July 2006 to March 6, 2012 and served as its Principal Accounting Officer.
Ms. McCollam was with Williams-Sonoma, Inc., since March 2000, where she also served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer from May 2003 to July 2006, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer from October 2000 to May 2003, and Vice President of Finance from March 2000 to October 2000.
Ms. McCollam served as Chief Financial Officer of Dole Fresh Vegetables Inc. (food products) from 1996 to 2000. From 1993 to 2000, Ms. McCollam held a variety of positions at Dole Foods, including Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Dole Fresh Vegetables Division from 1996 to 2000.
She has been a Director of Sutter Health Corporation since January 2012. She spent 12 years with Williams-Sonoma She has been a Director of OfficeMax Incorporated since July 2012. She has been a Director of Art.com, Inc. since July 2012. Ms. McCollam served as a Director of Williams-Sonoma Inc. from 2010 to 2012. She served as Director of Del Monte Corporation since December 13, 2007.
Ms. McCollam received a B.S. in Accounting from the University of Central Oklahoma and is a Certified Public Accountant. She succeeds James Muehlbauer. Mr. Muehlbauer will leave the company at the end of this fiscal year, allowing for a smooth transition.