BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Officers

President & Chairwoman

Sarah Wehling

VP Fresh Foods

Costco Wholesale

Issaquah, WA

Vice President

Greg McNiff

President

Stater Bros. Markets

San Bernardino, CA

Treasurer

Scott Drew

EVP, Smart & Final Stores

Smart & Final

Commerce, CA

Secretary

Pat Posey

VP Non-Perishable

Procurement & Merchandising

Bristol Farms

Carson, CA

Advisory

Mike Stigers

CEO, Cub Foods & EVP, UNFI Fresh
UNFI
Eden Prairie, MN

Kevin Curry

VP, General Manager
Pavilions
Fullerton, CA

Bryan Kaltenbach

President
Food4Less / Foods Co.
Compton, CA

Steve Junqueiro

Co-President & COO (Retired)
The Save Mart Companies
Modesto, CA

Directors

John Alston

President & CEO
Brookshire Brothers
Lufkin, TX

Edward N. Basha, III

President & CEO
Bashas’ Inc.
Chandler, AZ

Neal Berube

President, CEO
Associated Foods
Salt Lake City, UT

Robert Branton

VP Retail Operations
Ralphs Grocery Company
Compton, CA

Jack Breeding

VP Retail Operations
Food4Less/Foods Co.
Compton, CA

Wendy Coldesina

AGMM
Costco Wholesale
Garden Grove, CA

Joe Falvey

President, Professional Services
UNFI
Livermore, CA

Steve Fujimoto

VP Operations
Albertsons/Safeway – Portland
Clackamas, OR

Miguel "Gil" Garcia

VP Merchandising
Kroger-Dallas
Coppell, TX

Paul Gianetto

SVP Sales & Merchandising
Raley’s
West Sacramento, CA

Dennis Gibson

President
Fred Meyer Stores
Portland, OR

Mike Hendry

EVP Marketing & Merchandising
Northgate Gonzalez Market
Anaheim, CA

Trey Johnson

EVP, Chief Merchandising Officer
The Save Mart Companies
Modesto, CA

Kevin Lovell

SVP Operations
Albertsons/Safeway, NorCal
Pleasanton, CA

Sam Masterson

EVP, Chief Development Officer
Good Food Holdings
Carson, CA

Rob McDougall

President, CEO
Gelson’s Markets
Encino, CA

Dan Murphy

SVP Meat & Seafood
UNFI
Commerce, CA

Tyler Myers

President
The Myers Group
Clinton, WA
  

Tom Nelson

Area VP Operations
Albertsons/Safeway – Southwest
Phoenix, AZ

Shawn Porter

VP Operations
Albertsons/Safeway – Denver
Centennial, CO

Matt Reeve

Senior Vice President
Smart & Final
Commerce, CA
  

Dan Sanders

Chief Operations Officer
Sprouts Farmers Market
Phoenix, AZ
     

Mimi Song

President, CEO
Superior Grocers
Santa Fe Springs, CA

Megan Snyder

VP Center Store
WinCo Foods
Boise, ID

Keith Thomas

GSVP Retail Operations
Stater Bros. Markets
San Bernardino, CA

Donna Tyndall

SVP Operations
Gelson’s Markets
Encino, CA

Jim Wallace

SVP, West Division
Sprouts Farmers Market
Phoenix, AZ

Eric Winn

SVP, GM of West Coast & Hawaii
C&S Wholesale Grocers
Rancho Cordova, CA

 

 

Director Emeritus

Donald I. Baker

President, COO (Retired)
Stater Bros. Markets
San Bernardino, CA

Kevin Davis

Special Advisor to the Board
Bristol Farms
Carson, CA

Sam Duncan

President (Retired)
SUPERVALU
Eden Prairie, MN

John Eagan

VP, Sr. General Merch. Manager (Retired)
Costco Wholesale
Long Beach, CA

Bruce Everette

EVP Retail Operations (Retired)
Safeway, Inc.
Pleasanton, CA

Donna Giordano

President (Retired)
Ralphs Grocery Co.
Compton, CA

Oscar Gonzalez

Co-President, COO
Northgate Gonzalez Market
Anaheim, CA

Richard E. Goodspeed

President, COO (Retired)
The Vons Companies
Arcadia, CA

Lynn Gust

(Retired)
Fred Meyer, Inc.
Portland, OR

Dale Henley

President & CEO (Retired)
Haggen Inc.
Pleasanton, CA

Ed Hill

President (Retired)
ABCO
Los Angeles, CA

Dave Hirz

President & CEO
Smart & Final Holdings Corp.
Commerce, CA

Dan Kourkoumelis

President, CEO (Retired)
Quality Food Centers, Inc.
Bellevue, WA

Jim Lee

President & COO (Retired)
Stater Bros. Markets
San Bernardino, CA

Wayne Manning

President (Retired)
Bashas’ Markets
Chandler, AZ

Alfred A. Marasca

President, COO (Retired)
Ralphs Grocery Company
Compton, CA

Dennis McIntyre

Group Marketing Officer
Stater Bros. Markets
San Bernardino, CA

A. Gayle Paden

Group Sr. VP (Retired)
Stater Bros. Markets
San Bernardino, CA

S. Donley Ritchey

Chairman (Retired)
Lucky Stores, Inc.
Danville, CA

John Runyan

(Retired)
Unified Grocers
San Juan Capistrano, CA

Karl Schroeder

President
Albertsons/Safeway – Seattle
Bellevue, WA

Ben Schwartz

Chairman, CEO
Schwartz Consulting
Los Angeles, CA

Gary Smith

SVP Marketing (Retired)
Safeway Inc.
Walnut Creek, CA

Pete Van Helden

CEO
Stater Bros. Markets
San Bernardino, CA

Last Revised:  November 5, 2019