Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Sandfort has served as Chief Executive Officer for Tractor Supply Company since May 2016, having previously served as President and Chief Executive Officer since December 2012, as President and Chief Operating Officer since February 2012, as President and Chief Merchandising Officer since February 2009, and as Executive Vice President - Chief Merchandising Officer since November 2007.
Mr. Sandfort previously served as President and Chief Operating Officer at Michaels Stores, Inc. from March 2006 to August 2007 and as Executive Vice President - General Merchandise Manager at Michaels Stores, Inc. from January 2004 to February 2006. Mr. Sandfort has served as a director of the Company since February 2013. Other directorship: WD-40 Company since October 2011. Mr. Sandfort brings to the Board invaluable management, leadership and operations experience from previous positions in public and private retail companies.