Steering Committee

Andy H Wilson, Executive Director

Andy H Wilson is an accomplished Global Senior Executive Thought Leader, Board Member, Speaker and Executive Advisor with 40 years of success across Retail, Training & Coaching, Human Resource, Real Estate Construction, and Non-Profit industries.

Throughout his career, Andy has developed and implemented for global fortune 500 companies including Wal-Mart Stores, Inc., The Soderquist Center for Leadership and Ethics, Nonprofits, Government and Executive leadership through their company’s strategic vision, HR management, Talent retention and succession, operations management, as well as the development of board’s and their governance.

His experience expands into 12 Markets within – The Americas, Europe, and Asia. He has served as an advisor to C-Suite Executives and Boards.

Andy has studied at The University of Alabama, The College of William & Mary, The University of Michigan, John Brown University, The Walton School of Business, and Wal-Mart University.  He continues to hold board memberships and has held Board memberships with the Wal-Mart Alumni Board, for-profit and non-organizations. He continues to engage an audience through his unique “storytelling” approach to lead the next gen forward as a highly respected Thought Leader and speaks globally on topics including leadership, ethics, retail store operations, employee engagement, and human resources.

As a culmination of continued “play it forward” approach to lead and learn with today’s talent, Andy has engaged with DBB-Doing Business in Bentonville as their new executive in program design and development.

Andy’ vision-mission of success for DBB is to foster meaningful and actionable series of lectures by our regional and global talent pool and engage excitement in growth through networking and shared practices.

Committee Members

Reg Yarbrough

Bayer Inc.

Scott Winchester

Blue Rhino

Cameron Smith

Cameron Smith & Associates

Chris Rasche


Amy Callahan

Collective Bias

Rick Dinsmore

Oberto Brands

Steve Schotta

Doing Business in Bentonville

Ken Drish

SPAR Group

Steve Broughton


Dan Hollingsworth

Hartz Mountain

Girish Gupta


Tony Murphy


Blake Woolsey

Blake Communications

Nancy Woods

Waste Management

Jesse Qualls

Community Coffee

Steve Schwallie

Plano Synergy

Anthony Engle

SC Johnson

Soner Senlikci


Wayne Callahan

Vestar Capital Partners

Jim Breach

Upfield Foods

Chris Destino

Mission Foods