|Norman A. Ferber|
Chairman Emeritus, Ross Stores, Inc.
Mr. Ferber was named Chairman Emeritus in June 2014. He continues to serve on the Board of Directors and as a consultant to the Company, a position he has held since 1996. Mr. Ferber was Chairman of the Board from 1993 to May 2014, Chief Executive Officer from 1988 through 1996, and President from 1988 to 1993. He also served as Chief Operating Officer from 1987 to 1988. Mr. Ferber joined the Company in 1982 as Executive Vice President, Merchandising, Marketing, and Distribution of the Company.