Sarah Wexler

Sr. Director, Global Store Design, Foot Locker

Sarah Wexler is a recognized retail design leader and corporate retail executive. She is a passionate leader and strategic problem solver who balances vision with reality. Sarah is Senior Director of Global Store Design for Foot Locker, overseeing store design, new concept design, global guidelines and regional implementation for the Foot Locker family of brands. In this role, she leads global storefront signage & branding initiatives to institute a globally consistent program for the Foot Locker brand.

Prior to Foot Locker, Sarah led global store design for Under Armour, where she led the effort to establish brand consistency and recognition globally by developing branding & signage principles across both retail & wholesale channels.

Sarah understands how to navigate the intricacies of signage regulations in the multitude of spaces represented by her brands to provide clarity on best practices and effectiveness, ensuring both design intent and quality are maintained across the variety of sign types.

Sarah graduated from the University of Michigan’s Taubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning with a degree in Architecture and is a LEED Accredited Professional. She spent the first decade of her career at architecture firms working on projects ranging from national retail rollouts to large-scale commercial retail, lifestyle centers, hospitality, workplace, and multi-family. Her experience also included regularly working with and presenting to zoning & planning boards throughout the East Coast, with a focus on signage ordinances.