Denise Paulonis

Chief Financial Officer

Denise Paulonis, our chief financial officer, joined Sprouts in February 2020. She previously served Michaels as executive vice president and chief financial officer from 2016 to 2019, and held various finance roles within the organization after joining in 2014, including senior vice president of finance and treasurer, and vice president of corporate finance, investor relations and treasury. Denise held various senior level positions with PepsiCo from 2009 to 2014, including vice president of financial planning and analysis of the Frito Lay division, vice president of finance and strategy of PepsiCo U.S. Sales, and vice president of corporate strategy and development. Prior to joining PepsiCo, she served McKinsey & Company and Bank of America in various senior positions.

Denise currently serves on the board of directors of Sally Beauty Holdings, Inc. and earned a bachelor of science degree in finance and economics from Miami University and a masters of business administration degree from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.