Exhibit 24
POWER OF ATTORNEY
KNOW ALL MEN BY THESE PRESENTS THAT each of the undersigned directors and officers of J. C. PENNEY COMPANY, INC., a Delaware corporation, which will file with the Securities and Exchange Commission, Washington, D.C. (“Commission”), under the provisions of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, its Annual Report on Form 10-K for the fiscal year ended January 31, 2015 (“Annual Report”), hereby constitutes and appoints Janet Dhillon, Edward Record, and Dennis Miller, and each of them, his or her true and lawful attorneys-in-fact and agents, with full power to each of them to act without the others, for him or her and in his or her name, place, and stead, in any and all capacities, to sign said Annual Report, which is about to be filed, and any and all subsequent amendments to said Annual Report, and to file said Annual Report so signed, and any and all subsequent amendments thereto so signed, with all exhibits thereto, and any and all documents in connection therewith, and to appear before the Commission in connection with any matter relating to said Annual Report, hereby granting to the attorneys-in-fact and agents, and each of them, full power and authority to do and perform any and all acts and things requisite and necessary to be done in and about the premises as fully and to all intents and purposes as he or she might or could do in person, hereby ratifying and confirming all that such attorneys-in-fact and agents, or any of them, may lawfully do or cause to be done by virtue hereof.
IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the undersigned have executed this Power of Attorney as of the 23rd day of March, 2015.
 
/s/ Myron E. Ullman, III
 
/s/ Marvin Ellison
Myron E. Ullman, III
Chief Executive Officer
(principal executive officer); Director
 
Marvin Ellison
President and CEO-Designee; Director
 
 
 
/s/ Edward J. Record
 
/s/ Dennis Miller
Edward J. Record
Executive Vice President and
Chief Financial Officer
(principal financial officer)
 
Dennis Miller
Senior Vice President and Controller
(principal accounting officer)
 
 
 
/s/ Colleen Barrett
 
/s/ Thomas Engibous
Colleen Barrett
Director
 
Thomas Engibous
Chairman of the Board; Director
 
 
 
/s/ Kent Foster
 
/s/ Craig Owens
Kent Foster
Director
 
Craig Owens
Director
 
 
 
/s/ Leonard Roberts
 
/s/ Stephen Sadove
Leonard Roberts
Director
 
Stephen Sadove
Director
 
 
 
/s/ Javier Teruel
 
/s/ Gerald Turner
Javier Teruel
Director
 
Gerald Turner
Director
 
 
 
/s/ Ronald Tysoe
 
/s/ Mary Beth West
Ronald Tysoe
Director
 
Mary Beth West
Director