Trish Donnelly is the Global Chief Executive Officer, Urban Outfitters Group. She joined Urban Outfitters as President, North America in 2014 and was promoted to global CEO in 2015. Trish’s extensive background in merchandising and her deep understanding of the direct-to-consumer channel are key elements to her work in continuing to grow Urban’s brand and global footprint. Prior to joining the Urban Outfitters brand, Trish served as President of Steven Alan, Inc where she developed retail, wholesale, direct to consumer and showroom businesses and strategies. Prior to joining Steven Alan, Trish spent seven years at J.Crew as the Executive Vice President of J. Crew Direct. Her retail career began at Ralph Lauren where she spent 12 years in merchandising. Trish graduated from New York University with a Masters in Journalism.