Sandra Strother Baylies
Sandra Strother Baylies is a Senior Merchant for Tower Hill Advisory Services, LLC. She provides critical insight of the retail market to commercial finance companies. Sandy’s merchant abilities are instrumental to the corporate and store level assessments completed for due diligence of potential new loans, the monitoring of current loans, and for the structuring and management of liquidation events.
Sandy has been active in the retail industry for more than 40 years. She has vast experience covering retail merchandising, operations and product development for department stores, specialty stores, mass merchandisers, and outlet stores. Highlights of her retail resume reveal positions with The May Company, Buffums, Harris Company, Fedco, Bugle Boy, The Limited and Chico’s.
In 2001, Sandy joined The Ozer Group as an Independent Consultant. There she was involved in appraisals of retail stores and warehouse facilities. Sandy also managed operational aspects for the supervision of stores during liquidation sales operated by Ozer. After the Ozer Group was sold to Gordon Brothers, Sandy continued her career with Tiger Valuation Services.
Sandy graduated from Woodbury University In Los Angeles with a Bachelor of Science in Fashion Merchandising and Design.