For more than 20 years, Jeff Hemstead has been a sales leader with large Supply Distributors, having previously worked at Corporate Express and Staples. Throughout his career, he has specialized in building results-oriented selling organizations, strategic leadership, forming trusted business relationships, and exceeding customer expectations. He joined School Specialty in January 2017 as Vice President of Sales -West, where he is responsible for driving the company’s revenue and budget responsibilities for half of the US and Canada. Prior to joining School Specialty, Jeff served as the Market Vice President of Sales for Corporate Express and Enterprise Sales Director at Staples. Jeff has a B.A in Business Administration from Linfield College.