Blount was named Dean of the Kellogg School in 2010. She previously was an educator at the undergraduate, MBA, doctoral and executive levels at the Stern School of Business at New York University and the Booth School of Business at the University of Chicago. Early in her career, she served as Director of Finance and Planning at Eva Maddox Associates and Associate Consultant at the Boston Consulting Group.
She currently serves as a member of the Board of Directors of Abbott Laboratories and the Joyce Foundation. She also is a member of the advisory board for the Aspen Institute’s Business and Society Program and the Archdiocese of Chicago Finance Council.
“We are delighted to welcome Sally to Ulta Beauty’s Board of Directors,” said Mary Dillon, Ulta CEO. “She is an internationally recognized thought leader in management, negotiation and behavioral decision-making. Her expertise in organizational behavior, finance and governance will be of great value to Ulta Beauty as we execute our strategies to drive long term shareholder value.”