|Bruce A. Merino|
Bruce A. Merino retired from The Home Depot in 2009, after 25 years with the company. At the time of his retirement, he was senior vice president of merchandising and president of The Home Depot’s Expo Design Center. Mr. Merino sits on the City of Hope’s Home Improvement Board Council and is its chair. He has been a director of Universal Forest Products since 2009, is chairman of the Personnel and Compensation Committee, and serves on the Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee.