Belk Leadership Team

Scott Hurd
Chief Financial Officer

Meet Scott!

“Leave everything better than you found it.”

A New Jersey native, Scott left his hometown to earn his bachelor’s degree in accounting from Muhlenberg College in Allentown, Pennsylvania.

He brings decades of experience to Belk after more than 20 years as a financial executive in the retail industry.


At Belk:

As our CFO, Scott and his team are responsible for strategic and financial planning, reporting, managing risks and corporate administration.

Before Belk:

Scott came to Belk from American Eagle Outfitters where he was the Senior Vice President of Finance and Chief Accounting Officer. Before American Eagle, he served in various financial roles at Urban Brands, Linens 'n Things and KPMG Audit.

Five Fast Facts:

  1. Three “must have” foods on a deserted island: Turkish Pistachios, New York bagels and gummy bears.

  2. Last song I shamelessly sang in the car: “Wish You Were Here” by Pink Floyd

  3. Biggest pet peeve: The overuse of “reply all.”

  4. Favorite book: The Last Algonquin

  5. My hero: Mark Grodewald, my group commander in Desert Storm.