Board of Directors

Executive Committee

 
 
 
   Joy Sgro
   C&S Wholesale Grocers, Robesonia, PA
   Chairman


 
 
 
 
 
   John Farmer
   Dairy Farmers of America, Kingswood, TX
   Chairman Elect
 

 
 
 
   Tony Hatok
   Giant Eagle, Pittsburgh, PA
   Vice Chairman - Frozen
 
 
 
 
 
   
   
   Bob Knodle
   H.P. Hood, Mason, OH
   Vice Chairman - Refrigerated



 
 

   Dave Jones

   Kellogg Company, Battle Creek, MI
   Secretary

 
 

 
 
 
   Ray Tarnowski
   Philadelphia Warehousing & Cold Storage, Philadelphia, PA
   Treasurer
 
 
 
 
 
 

   Scott Rouse

   Tyson Foods, Inc., Springdale, AR
   Immediate Past Chairman

 


   

 
   David Welch
   
Southeastern Grocers, Jacksonville, FL
   Past Chairman
 

 
 
 


   Joe D'Alberto
   Acosta Sales & Marketing Co., Charlotte, NC
   Convention Chairman





 
 
 
   William Kitchens
   Arnall Golden Gregory LLP, Atlanta, GA
   Legal Counsel
 


 


Board of Directors
Scott Anderson, Alliance Sales & Marketing, Charlotte, NC
Joey Bates, Harris Teeter, Inc., Matthews, NC
Curtis Bolden, ConAgra Brands, Omaha, NE
David Bray, Tyson Foods, Inc., Springdale, AR
Diana Curtis, Grocery Outlet, Inc., Emeryville, CA
Bob Dernbach, Southeast Food Distribution, Miami, FL
Brigid Gilmore, Nestle USA, Inc., Solon, OH
Brian Haley, Burris Logistics, New Castle, DE
Dave Howlett, Wakefern Food Corporation, Keasbey, NJ
Jeff Johnson, Crystal Farms, Minnetonka, MN
Joe Kent, InnovAsian Cuisine Enterprises, Round Rock, TX
Randall King, Lowes Food Stores Inc., Winston-Salem, NC
Bob Knodle, H.P. Hood, LLC, Mason, OH
Steve Mayle, General Mills, Minneapolis, MN
Mark Meyer, Wells' Enterprises, Inc., Le Mars, IA
Daniel Nolan, Stremicks Heritage Foods, LLC, Santa Ana, CA
Mike O'Donnell, Unified Grocers, Inc., Commerce, CA

Todd Patti, Ahold USA, Carlisle, PA
Paul Peterson, Lactalis American Group, Buffalo, NY
Trenton Potts, Daisy Brand, Dallas, TX
Mike Ridenour, The Kraft Heinz Company, Glenview, IL
Neil Ritchey, Ajinomoto Windsor, Inc., Ontario, CA
Chris Scheid, Land O'Lakes Foods, Inc., St. Paul, MN
Kevin Schwab, The Pictsweet Company, Bells, TN
Ron Schwenn, Roundys, Inc., Milwaukee, WI
Marcelle Smalley, Kemps, LLC, Tampa, FL

Marty Steinmetz, United States Cold Storage, Inc., Acworth, GA
Ken Stubbs, Florida's Natural Growers, New Kensington, PA
Joe Tuza, T. Marzetti Company, Columbus, OH

Advisory Directors

Robert Bollbach, RDD Associates, LLC, Totowa, NJ
Robert Carmody, Diana's Bananas, Inc., Chicago, IL
Rob Cohen, Bozzuto's, Inc., Cheshire, CT
George Denman, Graeter's Ice Cream, Cincinnati, OH
Bob Helland, Kahiki Foods, Gahanna, OH
Risa Jenkins, C&S Wholesale Grocers, Robesonia, PA
Joe Keip, Michael Angelo's Gourmet Foods, Austin, TX
Bill Kynast, Chobani Global Holdings, Norwich, NY
Dan Maloney, Woodland Partners, LLC, Lakeland, FL
Jim Motos, Rich's Consumer Brands, St. Simons Island, GA
Jeff Nelson, Co-Sales Company, Phoenix, AZ
Dave Norby, Ruiz Foods, Dinuba, CA
Michael Ryan, Eastern Frosted & Refrigerated Foods Association, Wanaque, NJ
Mark Tarzwell, Ateeco Inc. / Mrs. T's, Shenandoah, PA
Yvonne Turnbough, Pepperidge Farm, Lake Mary, FL

Council Members

Joe Anderson, Raymundo's Food Group LLC, Bedford Park, IL
John Arnold, Sargento Foods, Inc., Plymouth, WI
Jerry Cochran, Acosta Sales & Marketing Co., Brea, CA

David Davis, Welch Foods, Inc., North Bend, WA
Tom Finn, Rosina Food Products, Buffalo, NY
Jessica Moore, Hussmann Corporation, Bridgeton, MO
Richard Mueller, Bridgford Foods Corporation, Anaheim, CA
Ron Suchecki, Ateeco Inc./Mrs. T's Pierogies, China Spring, TX