Beth Newlands Campbell

Chair, Recreational Equipment Inc.

Beth Newlands Campbell, Chair, Recreational Equipment Inc.

Beth Newlands Campbell is a seasoned retail industry expert and Board Director with over 30 years experience leading companies in food, drug and apparel in the U.S. and Canada.

Ms. Campbell currently Chairs the Board of Directors of Recreational Equipment Inc. (REI), the leading specialty outdoor apparel and gear provider in the U.S. focused on creating outdoor equity, climate action and protecting the outdoors.  She also sits on REI’s Nominating & Governance and Executive Committees.  Ms. Campbell serves as an Advisor to NY, NY and Mumbai, India and to Ronin Equity Partners NY, NY sitting on one of their portfolio Boards, Heartisan Foods.  Ms. Campbell retired in 2021 as the President of Giant Eagle Supermarkets.

Previously, Ms. Campbell served as President of Rexall Drugs and Sobey’s Ontario and Nova Scotia and was a 26-year executive at Delhaize (now operating as Ahold Delhaize) prior thereto.

Ms. Campbell graduated from Cornell University’s College of Agriculture and Life Sciences with a B.S. in Business Management and Marketing-Applied Economics and previously served on Cornell’s Business Advisory Committee and is a founding member of Food Lion Feeds.