As President of Highlights Consumer Business, Lece Lohr leads the company in accelerating its focus on customers and oversees its diverse product lines to meet and engage customers across multiple touchpoints and channels. She is also responsible for evaluating opportunities to develop new product categories, services, and experiences that will enrich and enhance families’ lives.
Lohr joined Highlights in 2020, bringing with her more than 40 years of retail experience including key roles at Bloomingdale's, Frederick Atkins, Limited Too and Chico's. Most recently, she was president of Justice for Girls where she was instrumental in identifying new markets and developing products to reach and resonate with tween girls, transforming the apparel retailer into a lifestyle brand.
Lohr believes in the power of empowered and inspired kids, and applies her extensive experience and deep passion to furthering the mission of Highlights of helping children become their best selves.
Heavily involved in community events and engagement, Lohr was a key sponsor for Girls on the Run, Nationwide Children’s Hospital and GLSEN (Gay, Lesbian & Straight Education Network). She previously held a seat on the New Albany Community Foundation board where she supported local educational programs, and was named a 2019 Women of Inspiration honoree by Delivering Good.
Lohr, a proud graduate of Brown University, resides in Columbus, Ohio, with her husband and family.
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