President, WinsCo Enterprises Inc. - Charlotte, North Carolina
Ms. Winston has been a member of the Domtar Board of Directors since 2015 and currently serves on the Audit Committee and Finance Committee. She is an experienced financial executive and corporate director and is currently President of WinsCo Enterprises Inc., a consulting firm providing financial and board governance advisory services.
Ms. Winston has years of experience serving as an SEC financial expert on public company boards and audit committees, where she brings her financial, business and corporate governance knowledge to benefit public companies. In addition to serving on the Domtar board, she currently serves on the following public company boards:
- Dover Corporation (since 2005), a global diversified manufacturer of industrial products, where she serves on the Compensation and Finance committees
- Acuity Brands Inc (since 2017), one of the world’s leading providers of innovative lighting systems, where she serves on the Governance and Compensation committees
- Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. (since May 2019)
Previously, Ms. Winston served as Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer at Family Dollar Stores, Inc., a leading discount retailer which was acquired by Dollar Tree in 2015. Prior to that, she served as Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer at Giant Eagle, Inc., a leading grocery and fuel retailer and before that as Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer at Scholastic Corp, a global leader in publishing, education and media. Ms. Winston has also held senior executive positions with Visteon Corporation, a global automotive supplier, and with Pfizer Inc. She began her career as a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) with Arthur Andersen & Co.
Ms. Winston holds a bachelor’s degree in Accounting from the University of Wisconsin, an MBA in Finance, Marketing and International Business from Northwestern University’s Kellogg Graduate School, and is a CPA, as well as an NACD Board Leadership Fellow.