Senior Vice President of Merchandising
Kristin Shane joined PetSmart as SVP of Merchandising in August 2019. She began her career with Accenture before deciding to serve in the Peace Corps in El Salvador. Upon her return, she joined Target as a senior buyer and progressed through several roles to become Vice President Merchandise Manager, Beauty and Personal Care.
After more than a decade in leadership roles for Target and Target Canada, Kristin founded and led two independent business ventures, one focused on retail and brand consulting and the other in the operation of fitness studios.
Kristin is actively involved in the community, serving as a board member for several non-profit organizations. She earned a Master of Business Administration and a Bachelor of Arts in journalism from Indiana University.