Home Depot president joins Barnes & Noble board

Barnes & Noble added two independent directors to its board, including Ann-Marie Campbell (right), president of The Home Depot's southern division and Paul Guenther, former president of PaineWebber Group, Inc.

Campbell has worked for Home Depot for more than 30 years, starting as an associate and climbing the ladder to district manager, VP and eventually president. Her experience includes multiple store operations, merchandising, sales and marketing.

She also serves on the board of Potbelly Corporation and on the Catalyst, Inc. board of advisors.

Guenther is currently a director at Guardian Life Insurance and chairman of Community & Southern Holdings. Before being president for PaineWebber Group, he was chief administrative officer. He serves on the board at Fordham University. Press Release