Lumber Liquidators has announced the election of Jimmie Wade as a Class III director, effective Sept. 1, 2011. Wade fills the opening on the board of directors left by Richard Tadler.
Wade is president of Advance Auto Parts, where he is responsible for store operations and Do-it-Yourself and Commercial businesses. Prior to that, he served as an EVP, accelerating the growth of Advance's Commercial business. Before working at Advance, Wade worked for S.H. Heironimus, a regional department store, as VP finance and operations.