Payless ShoeSource Senior Leadership Team
Chief Financial Officer
Neil Hansen is the Chief Financial Officer. Prior to being promoted to CFO, Neil was the DSVP – Store Development. Hansen joined Payless in 1996 as a Financial Analyst, after earning his bachelor’s in Economics from Brigham Young University in 1994 and his MBA from BYU in 1996. He assumed a number of roles in finance before being promoted to the VP of Business Planning and Corporate Finance in 2007. He served in this leadership role until August of 2014, when he joined the Real Estate team as Vice President. Hansen’s team is key in continuing the success of the super store strategy while driving significant savings in lease rates for Payless stores.