||Ms. Gayle Lloyd is the Manager of Product Research & Competitive Intelligence at Batesville Casket, A division of Hill Rom. Prior to Batesville Casket, she was the Manager of Market Research at Sears Holding Company, Hoffman Estates, IL. Prior to joining FedEx, Gayle was the Director of Marketing Information at Roadway Express where she was responsible for marketing research, database marketing, competitive intelligence and sales force goal setting and sales force automation systems. Prior to Roadway, Gayle was the Director of Marketing Research at General Electric Capital Services Rail Car Division. She has held a variety of other management positions primarily in marketing at several other Fortune 500 companies including AT&T, Jersey Central Power and Light Company and East Ohio Gas. Gayle received her BA from Ohio Dominican College and MA from Ohio State University where she also pursued a doctoral degree. She also participated in an Executive Management Program at Weatherhead School of Management, Case Western Reserve University.