Sandra B. Cochran, age 62, has served as President and Chief Executive Officer of the Company since September 2011. From April 2009 until November 2010, Ms. Cochran served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of the Company and was named President and Chief Operating Officer of the Company in November 2010. Ms. Cochran previously served from February 2004 until April 2009 as Chief Executive Officer of Books-A-Million, Inc. (Nasdaq: BAMM) (“Books-A-Million”), a leading book retailer in the southeastern United States. Ms. Cochran currently serves on the board of directors of Lowe’s Companies, Inc. (NYSE: LOW) and previously served on the board of directors of Dollar General Corporation (NYSE: DG) from 2012 until May 2020.

Director Qualifications

Leadership Experience — President and Chief Executive Officer of the Company; served as Chief Executive Officer of Books-A-Million; member of the board of directors of Lowe’s Companies, Inc. and former member of the board of directors of Dollar General Corporation.

Financial Experience — served as Chief Financial Officer of the Company; served as Chief Financial Officer of Books-A-Million; former member of the Audit Committee of the board of directors of Dollar General Corporation.

Industry Experience — various leadership positions at the Company since 2009 and significant retail experience as CEO of Books-A-Million.