TAMPA, Fla. – Moffitt Cancer Center announces the appointment of Shelley Broader to its national Board of Advisors, a group of prominent individuals from throughout the nation who serve as Moffitt ambassadors and offer their expertise and counsel on issues relating to the cancer center.
Broader has served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Chico’s FAS since December 2015. Chico’s FAS, through its brands – Chico’s, White House Black Market and Soma--is a leading women's specialty retailer of private branded, sophisticated, casual-to-dressy clothing, intimates, complementary accessories, and other non-clothing items.
Broader joins 30 prominent figures on Moffitt’s national Board of Advisors. Former Miami Dolphins quarterback and Pro Football Hall of Famer Bob Griese serves as chair of the Moffitt Board of Advisors.
Previously, Broader served as the President and Chief Executive Officer of Walmart’s Europe-Middle East-Africa region, where she was responsible for retail operations and business development across Europe, the Middle East, Sub-Saharan Africa and Canada. Previously she served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Walmart Canada, Chief Merchandising Officer for Walmart Canada, and Senior Vice President for Sam’s Club.
Prior to joining Walmart in 2010, Broader was President and Chief Operating Officer of Michael’s, the world’s largest retailer of arts and crafts. Before joining Michael’s, Broader spent 17 years with the Delhaize Group, where she held a range of leadership roles within the merchandising, distribution, strategy and marketing divisions. She was promoted to President and Chief Operating Officer of Delhaize Group’s Kash n’ Karry chain, and later served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Sweetbay.
Broader began her career in the investment banking sector, holding roles at Massachusetts Financial Services Company and First Albany Corporation. Ms. Broader is a member of the board of directors of Raymond James Financial, Inc. She obtained a Bachelor of Arts degree from Washington State University.
About Moffitt Cancer Center
Moffitt is dedicated to one lifesaving mission: to contribute to the prevention and cure of cancer. The Tampa-based facility is one of only 47 National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Centers, a distinction that recognizes Moffitt’s excellence in research, clinical trials, prevention and cancer control. Moffitt is the No. 6 cancer hospital in the nation and has been listed in U.S. News & World Report as one of the “Best Hospitals” for cancer care since 1999. Moffitt devotes more than 2.5 million square feet to research and patient care. Moffitt’s expert nursing staff is recognized by the American Nurses Credentialing Center with Magnet® status, its highest distinction. With more than 5,200 team members, Moffitt has an economic impact in the state of $2.1 billion. For more information, call 1-888-MOFFITT (1-888-663-3488), visit MOFFITT.org, and follow the momentum on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube.