Chief Operating Officer
Nicholas Strange is Chief Operating Officer of Learning Care Group.
In this role, he oversees the operational activities for more than 1,050 schools in the company’s portfolio of brands: La Petite Academy, Childtime, Tutor Time, The Children’s Courtyard, Everbrook Academy, Montessori Unlimited, AppleTree & Gilden Woods, U-GRO, Creative Kids Learning Centers, Young School, and Pathways Learning Academy.
Strange joined Learning Care Group as COO in April 2019 with nearly 25 years of leadership experience in retail organizations. Previously, he held executive roles at PVH Corporation, most recently serving as Group President of Calvin Klein Americas, a position he held since September 2015. His prior roles at PVH Corp. included serving as President of Calvin Klein North America Retail and Executive Vice President of Tommy Hilfiger North America Retail.
Strange began his career with Saks Incorporated, where he ultimately held Senior Vice President roles. He also held executive positions at Kohl's, The Limited, Polo Ralph Lauren and Old Navy.
Strange holds a Bachelor of Science in Human Ecology from the University of Tennessee, with a major concentration in Retail Management and a minor in Business Administration.