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Ken Hinson

Walmart Stores, Inc.
Senior Director, U.S. Product Safety & Compliance - U.S.

Kenneth R. Hinson joined Walmart Stores, Inc. in October of 2013, and serves as Senior Director for U.S. Product Safety and Compliance.  In this role, Ken is responsible for leading the development, implementation and execution of strategies, goals and objectives related to the Product Safety and Compliance function at Walmart Stores and Sam’s Club.  Prior to joining Walmart, Ken served for more than three years as the Executive Director of the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission in Washington, D.C.  Ken’s previous experience also includes work as a litigation defense attorney with the law firm of Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough, LLP, in Columbia, South Carolina.  In 2002, Ken received both his International MBA and his law degree from the University of South Carolina, and in 1996, he received a B.S. in Economics from Clemson University.  Ken is married to Erin Hinson and they have two children, Jack (11) and Maggie (9).  Ken and his family live in Bentonville, Arkansas.