Honorary Chairperson 2018









Lisa Badgley
Senior Vice President
Pharmacy and Retail Operations
Walgreen Co.

Lisa Badgley is a senior vice president of pharmacy and retail operations for Walgreen Co. Promoted to the role in November 2017, she is responsible for advancing operational performance and overseeing retail acquisition integration planning for the national drugstore chain. Badgley leads an operations organization that develops pharmacy, retail, employee initiative and compliance programs for retail locations and provides ongoing support for the field. She also leads a retail acquisitions and integration team focused on integration planning, organization design and store implementation work.

Badgley is known as a strong retail leader that has led large teams, run complex inter-division projects and driven operational excellence. In her 27 years with Walgreens, she has held many operational leadership roles including store manager, district manager and regional vice president of operations, where she managed the southeast region and oversaw a successful field-reorganization project. Badgley also served as corporate operations vice president, where she was responsible for the overall growth and development of all drugstores, health care points of care and personnel for the eastern division. In her most recent role as vice president of pharmacy and retail operations, she led integration planning for Walgreens and Rite Aid. She holds a bachelor’s degree in marketing from Southern Illinois University.