Head of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

Angel Colon

Designer Brands

Angel joined Designer Brands as the Head of Diversity Equity and Inclusion in November of 2022. Prior to Designer Brands, he worked 14 years for the Kroger Company in various roles including Sr. Director of DE&I, Supplier Diversity and Director of Multicultural Merchandising. Angel worked 17 years for the Kellogg's Company in various capacities and four years for Goya Foods in Puerto Rico and Chicago. In 2019, he received the Distinguished Hispanic Ohioan Award from the Ohio Commission on Hispanic/Latino Affairs. Angel is a teacher's assistant of ESL classes in Mason, Ohio and has served in various boards in Ohio and nationally. He and his wife Naomi celebrated 34 years of marriage, have three children and reside in Lebanon, Ohio.