Senior Vice President, Responsible Sourcing, Walmart
Jan Saumweber joined Walmart in September 2013 as Vice President of Responsible Sourcing. Prior to that, she spent 25 years in Sales and Marketing for Consumer Products companies. Most recently, she was Senior Vice President, Global Wal-Mart Team, for Sara Lee Corporation. Prior to that assignment, she served in leadership roles in both sales and marketing at Sara Lee. Before joining Sara Lee, Jan was an executive with ConAgra Frozen Foods and the Minute Maid division of the Coca-Cola Company.
Jan is currently a member of BYU’s Marriott School of Management National Advisory Council and served on the board of directors for Enactus (formerly Students in Free Enterprise). She also serves on the board of directors for the Alliance for Bangladesh Worker Safety.
Jan earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in business from North Central College in Naperville, Illinois.
Jan and her husband, Les, have three children. They enjoy sailing, scuba diving, gardening and cooking, traveling and working out.