Susan Kropf was elected to Coach's Board of Directors in June 2006. From 2001 to January, 2007, Ms. Kropf served as President and Chief Operating Officer of Avon Products, where she had day-to-day oversight of Avon’s worldwide operations. Before that, she was executive vice president and chief operating officer, Avon North America and Global Business Operations, with responsibility for the company's North American operating business unit as well as global marketing, R&D, supply chain operations and information technology. Ms. Kropf also serves on the Boards of MeadWestvaco Corp., Sherwin Williams Co., and the Wallace Foundation. Ms. Kropf holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from St. John’s University and an M.B.A. in finance from New York University.