Giovanna Cipriano serves as the Senior Vice President and Chief Accounting Officer, Foot Locker, Inc. Giovanna first joined the company in 1996 and rapidly ascended the ranks of Foot Locker to become a trusted leader of the global finance team. On the day-to-day, Giovanna serves as the overall leader of the company’s global accounting, SEC reporting, and taxation functions. She led the organization in the adoption of Sarbanes-Oxley Section 404 (internal controls over financial reporting), as well as numerous SEC and FASB changes over her tenure. Giovanna is also a board member of the Two Ten Footwear Foundation, a not-for-profit organization that for 80 years has supported the lives of those in the footwear industry. Giovanna is a Certified Public Accountant and received her B.A. in Business Administration from St. John’s University. She is based out of Foot Locker, Inc.’s headquarters in New York City.