Congratulations to all those who completed the Food Retail Leader Certificate.
Name Title Company
Alhajjaj
Marwa Alhajjaj
Assistant Store Leader The Kroger Co. - Louisville Division
Allen
Mark Allen
Manager II Associated Wholesale Grocers, Inc.
Arkus
Robert Arkus
Mgr II Strategic Imp. ADUSA Procurement
Arnett
Laura Arnett
Senior Director, Enterprise Account Executives Inmar Inc.
Ashenfelter
Stefanie Ashenfelter
Line Leader Meijer, Inc.
Austad
Dan Austad
Store Director Meijer, Inc.
Bachler
Kristine Bachler
Store Manager Reynolds Consumer Products
Baker
James Baker
Store Director Big Y Foods, Inc.
Baker
Rome Baker
District Asset Protection Manager The Kroger Co. - Nashville Division
Baker
Teri Baker
Assistant Store Leader The Kroger Co. - Louisville Division
Ball
Victoria Ball
Business Development Manager
Ballard
Nicholas Ballard
District Sales Manager Associated Wholesale Grocers, Inc.
Barnes
Jenny Barnes
Store Director Meijer, Inc.
Barnhart
Chad Barnhart
Line Leader Meijer, Inc.
Batka
Marissa Batka
Associate Buyer Meijer, Inc.
Bedard
Jamie Bedard
Director, Sales The J.M. Smucker Company
Bednarz
Bart Bednarz
Mgr III Fulfillment Field Sup ADUSA Procurement
Benavente
Susan Benavente
LITT Wakefern Food Corp.
Berg
Cindy Berg
Home Field Specialist Fred Meyer Stores, Inc.
Bergley
Julie Bergley
Distribution Supervisor Meijer, Inc.
Berte
Anna Berte
Service Manager Hy-Vee, Inc.
Bitner-Kearney
Sian Bitner-Kearney
Associate Communications Engagement Manager The Kroger Co.
Bliss
John Bliss
National Account Executive The Coca-Cola Company
Bobmeyer
Mark Bobmeyer
Operations Excellence Manager Schnucks Markets, Inc.
Bowden
Tyler Bowden
Distribution Manager Meijer, Inc.
Bowers
Lee Bowers
Regional Sales Director, South Merchants Distributors, LLC
Brannum
Jason Brannum
Operations CAO Process Improvement Manager The Kroger Co. - Dallas Division
Bratton
George Bratton
Store Leader Food 4 Less
Brinkley
Jenni Brinkley
Store Leader Ruler Foods
Brower
Jacob Brower
Store Director SpartanNash Company
Brown
Johnathan Brown
Deli Supervisor Meijer, Inc.
Brown
Otilia Brown
Store Director Big Y Foods, Inc.
Browne
Rachel Browne
Category Manager, Third Party The Kroger Co.
Bryan
Eric Bryan
Director, Brand Commercialization, Consumer Foods The J.M. Smucker Company
Bryant
Tiffany Bryant
Store Leader Dillon Companies, Inc.
Bryda
Amanda Bryda
Center Store Sales Coordinator Big Y Foods, Inc.
Buck
James Buck
Store Leader The Kroger Co. - Columbus Division
Burke
Emily Burke
Category Manager 3rd Party Gift Cards The Kroger Co.
Buss
Scott Buss
Manager, Inventory Applications Schnucks Markets, Inc.
Bylinowski
Erek Bylinowski
Director, Customer Development Del Monte Foods, Inc.
Calderon
Moises Calderon
Assistant Manager, Store Operations Hy-Vee, Inc.
Campney
Nicholas Campney
Director of Business Management Teys USA Inc.
Campos
Erica Campos
Store Leader The Kroger Co. - Houston Division
Canzoneri
Kaela Canzoneri
Store Director Brookshire Grocery Company
Caravantes Aquino
Erick Caravantes Aquino
Assistant Store Leader Fred Meyer Stores, Inc.
Carr
Stephanie Carr
Accounts Receivable Supervisor Big Y Foods, Inc.
Castro Bracho
Jose Castro Bracho
Store Leader The Kroger Co. - Louisville Division
Ceddia
Emily Ceddia
Store Manager Reynolds Consumer Products
Cha
Martha Cha
Assistant Store Director Festival Foods
Chandler
Kathy Chandler
Director, Category Insights Del Monte Foods, Inc.
Christensen
Britt Christensen
Assistant Store Leader Quality Food Centers
Christians
Matt Christians
Manager, National Accounts SpartanNash Company
Cleveland
Lindsey Cleveland
Category Manager Reynolds Consumer Products
Cobbs
Josh Cobbs
SDIT Meijer, Inc.
Coelho
Brian Coelho
Store Director Big Y Foods, Inc.
Cook
Carmella Cook
Manager, HRBP SpartanNash Company
Cooper
Crystal Cooper
Manager II Associated Wholesale Grocers, Inc.
Corry
Olivia Corry
Associate Buyer Meijer, Inc.
Cross
Robert Cross
Director Meijer, Inc.
Curtis
Kristina Curtis
National Account Executive The Coca-Cola Company
Damon
Calvin Damon
Manager, Category Hannaford Supermarkets
Davis
Jason Davis
Store Director Brookshire Grocery Company
Davis
Michael Davis
Shipping Supervisor Meijer, Inc.
de Silva
Pasan de Silva
Senior Manager Finance SPAR International
Defrank
Lola Defrank
Operations Field Specialist Dillon Companies, Inc.
DeVol
Lauren DeVol
Manager, Internal Communications SpartanNash Company
Diggs
Brent Diggs
Store Manager Lund Food Holdings, Inc.
Dinh
Phuong Dinh
Manager, Finance Stop & Shop
Dixon
Jason Dixon
Store Leader Roundy's Supermarkets, Inc.
Do
Tarra Do
Senior Human Resources Generalist The Kroger Co.
Dodd
Cody Dodd
Food Line Leader Meijer, Inc.
Duffy
Kelliann Duffy
Supervisor, Treasury Wakefern Food Corp.
Duke
Garret Duke
Line Leader Meijer, Inc.
Easley
Lori Easley
Senior Project Manager The Kroger Co.
Edens
Wes Edens
OmniChannel Product Owner Merchants Distributors, LLC
Edwards
Jason Edwards
Manager II Associated Wholesale Grocers, Inc.
Ellis
Brian Ellis
Store Manager Reynolds Consumer Products
Euler
Gretchen Euler
Service Manager Hy-Vee, Inc.
Fairbanks
Mark Fairbanks
Freshness & Standards Business Owner The Kroger Co.
Fairchild
Dean Fairchild
Line Leader Meijer, Inc.
Flaherty
Mike Flaherty
General Manager Lund Food Holdings, Inc.
Flickinger
Dave Flickinger
Manager, Information Technology Meijer, Inc.
Flynn
Matt Flynn
Co-Store Manager Schnucks Markets, Inc.
Foley
Steve Foley
Distribution Manager Meijer, Inc.
Fondakowski
John Fondakowski
Manager II Associated Wholesale Grocers, Inc.
Fudacz
John Fudacz
Project Manager, Ent Planning Rep Wakefern Food Corp.
Garcia
Jamey Garcia
Line Leader Meijer, Inc.
Geiser
Shane Geiser
Auditing Manager The Kroger Co.
Gilbert
Donnie Gilbert
Store Leader Ruler Foods
Giroux
Anita Giroux
Manager, Networking and Hardware Support Big Y Foods, Inc.
Goergen
Emily Goergen
Assistant Store Leader The Kroger Co. - Michigan Division
Goldberg
Maxwell Goldberg
Management Wakefern Food Corp.
Goosen
Gary Goosen
Line Leader Meijer, Inc.
Gorman
Steve Gorman
Assistant Store Director Big Y Foods, Inc.
Green
Marvalyn Green
Assistant Store Leader Smith's Food and Drug
Gurstel
Anissa Gurstel
Category Manager Lund Food Holdings, Inc.
Hackworth
Chris Hackworth
Store Director Meijer, Inc.
Hagen
Adam Hagen
Store Manager Lund Food Holdings, Inc.
Hall
Gabe Hall
Assistant Manager, Perishables Hy-Vee, Inc.
Hamilton-Harper
Kimberly Hamilton-Harper
Store Director Meijer, Inc.
Hammond
Colin Hammond
Store Director Meijer, Inc.
Hansen
Jason Hansen
Operations Manager II SpartanNash - Omaha Division
Hanson
Mike Hanson
Store Manager Lund Food Holdings, Inc.
Harrison
Marcus Harrison
Operations Manager Merchants Distributors, LLC
Hershberger
Alexa Hershberger
Logistics Analyst Meijer, Inc.
Hickson
Stephanie Hickson
Assistant Finance Manager SPAR International
Hill
Matthew Hill
Senior Supervisor Associated Wholesale Grocers, Inc.
Hill
Steve Hill
Digital Talent Development Specialist Meijer, Inc.
Hoffmann
Jason Hoffmann
Store Director Meijer, Inc.
Hoops
Brandon Hoops
Operations Manager II SpartanNash Company
Hovland
Ryan Hovland
Service Manager Hy-Vee, Inc.
Jackson
Justin Jackson
Store Leader The Kroger Co. - Houston Division
Jackson
Vincent Jackson
Transportation Supervisor SpartanNash Company
Jamison
Kymberly Jamison
Director, Category Leadership, Coffee The J.M. Smucker Company
Jay
Christiaan Jay
Store Leader Smith's Food and Drug
Jewell
Nathan Jewell
Manager, Category Hannaford Supermarkets
Johnson
Brandon Johnson
Customer Service Manager SpartanNash Company
Johnson
Jessica Johnson
Senior API Solution Engineer The Kroger Co.
Jones
Dara Jones
SC HR Manager Meijer, Inc.
Jones
Mark Jones
Warehouse Supervisor SpartanNash Company
Jones-DeWall
Jacob Jones-DeWall
Manager, Bakery Festival Foods
Jones-Murphy
Monique Jones-Murphy
Store Leader The Kroger Co. - Columbus Division
Kaisershot
Nick Kaisershot
Assistant Store Director Festival Foods
Karnik
Angela Karnik
Data Integrity Manager SpartanNash Company
Kelly
Latonya Kelly
Division Food Safety Manager The Kroger Co. - Michigan Division
Keykal
Mark Keykal
Center Store Manager Lund Food Holdings, Inc.
Kiefer
Megan Kiefer
Assistant Store Leader The Kroger Co. - Central Division
Kirchner
Chad Kirchner
Fresh Line Leader Meijer, Inc.
Klein
Jeff Klein
Distribution Manager Meijer, Inc.
Knope
Brandon Knope
Store Director Meijer, Inc.
Kobus
Themby Kobus
Divisional Sales Manager Reynolds Consumer Products
Kock
Kelly Kock
Payroll Manager Lund Food Holdings, Inc.
Kopp
Nathan Kopp
Store Manager Lund Food Holdings, Inc.
Kramer
Scott Kramer
SDIT Meijer, Inc.
Krawczyk
Nikki Krawczyk
Training and Employee Services Support Big Y Foods, Inc.
Kuehn
Patty Kuehn
Store Director SpartanNash - Omaha Division
Kuhr
Michelle Kuhr
Assistant Store Director SpartanNash - Omaha Division
Lawrence-Brogren
Sandi Lawrence-Brogren
Design Operations Manager Reynolds Consumer Products
Ledford
Angie Ledford
Operations Manager Merchants Distributors, LLC
Lerma
Daniella Lerma
Division Multicultural Specialist Fry's Food Stores
Lester
Carol Lester
Store Director Meijer, Inc.
Leveille
Matt Leveille
Systems Development Big Y Foods, Inc.
Livingston
Dimari Livingston
Service Manager Hy-Vee, Inc.
Lossing
Autumn Lossing
Manager, National Accounts SpartanNash Company
Lydon
Chris Lydon
Pricing Manager Hannaford Supermarkets
Lynch
Maria Lynch
Customer Service Supervisor MDV a SpartanNash Company
Mace
Leslie Mace
Manager II Associated Wholesale Grocers - Oklahoma City Division
Magana
Ernie Magana
Store Leader Food 4 Less
Mahop
Nadia Mahop
Director, Brand Marketing Del Monte Foods, Inc.
Makarewicz
Alex Makarewicz
Store Director Meijer, Inc.
Manders
Marne Manders
CI Analyst Lund Food Holdings, Inc.
Mantekas
Andrea Mantekas
District Human Resources Leader Roundy's Supermarkets, Inc.
Marquez
Pia Marquez
Senior Manager, Omnichannel Marketing Del Monte Foods, Inc.
Marston
Michealina Marston
Human Resources Generalist Price Rite Supermarkets
Mason
Shila Mason
Manager II Associated Wholesale Grocers, Inc.
Mathew
T.T. Mathew
Promotional Planner The Kroger Co. - Louisville Division
Mathis
Marcella Mathis
Line Leader Meijer, Inc.
Mathis
Quiara Mathis
Store Manager Reynolds Consumer Products
Matthey
Kaitlyn Matthey
Software Engineer The Kroger Co.
Mauney
Daniel Mauney
Driver Supervisor / Coach Merchants Distributors, LLC
McClanahan
Stephanie McClanahan
Labor Relations Manager King Soopers
McCullough
Nickie McCullough
Talent and Development Specialist Meijer, Inc.
Mcnitt
Caleb Mcnitt
Associate Buyer Meijer, Inc.
McQuaid
Melissa McQuaid
Line Leader Meijer, Inc.
Melek
Mina Melek
Assistant Store Leader The Kroger Co. - Nashville Division
Miller
Amy Miller
Assistant Store Director Festival Foods
Milner
Debra Milner
Director of Fresh Sales Associated Wholesale Grocers, Inc.
Mitchell
Amanda Mitchell
Service Planner The Kroger Co.
Morgenstern
Thereza Morgenstern
Store Director Brookshire Grocery Company
Morrison
Julia Morrison
Associate Buyer Meijer, Inc.
Mosley
Tarik Mosley
Store Leader The Kroger Co. - Atlanta Division
Mullen
Kim Mullen
Pricing Data Systems & CFC Strategy Lead The Kroger Co.
Murphy
Gavin Murphy
Manufacturing Sales Manager Teys USA Inc.
Muzumdar
Nirmita Muzumdar
Manager, Information Technology Meijer, Inc.
Mynhier
Kris Mynhier
Assistant Store Leader The Kroger Co. - Louisville Division
Nabors
Kristina Nabors
Store Director Meijer, Inc.
Newsom
April Newsom
Line Leader Meijer, Inc.
Nguyen
Aiden Nguyen
Freshness & Standards Project Manager The Kroger Co.
Nichols
Jonjala Nichols
Division Front End Manager The Kroger Co. - Delta Division
O'Steen
Laura O'Steen
General Manager Inmar Inc.
Olsen
Peter Olsen
Marketing Manager SpartanNash Company
Palosaari
MaryErin Palosaari
Director, National Accounts The J.M. Smucker Company
Parker
Brandi Parker
Department Manager Trainee, Meat Hy-Vee, Inc.
Passmore
Jonathon Passmore
Distribution Supervisor Meijer, Inc.
Peacha
Craig Peacha
Food Line Leader Meijer, Inc.
Pearson
Meg Pearson
Business Partner Lund Food Holdings, Inc.
Pendleton
Sarah Pendleton
Store Manager Reynolds Consumer Products
Perdun
Victoria Perdun
Payroll & Benefits Coordinator Merchants Distributors, LLC
Picard
Karin Picard
Manager, Supplier Relationships and Inventory Control Big Y Foods, Inc.
Plainse
Amanda Plainse
Labor and Productivity Specialist Festival Foods
Powell
Alyssa Powell
Store Manager Reynolds Consumer Products
Prakash
Ananya Prakash
Programmer Analyst Wakefern Food Corp.
Rachal
Christy Rachal
Store Director Brookshire Grocery Company
Rachev
Kristofer Rachev
Store Manager Reynolds Consumer Products
Rasmussen
Tony Rasmussen
Store Director Meijer, Inc.
Reams
Travis Reams
Associate Buyer Meijer, Inc.
Renteria
Guadalupe Renteria
Center Store Field Specialist Fred Meyer Stores, Inc.
Renton
Cathy Renton
Store Director Meijer, Inc.
Resendez
Antonio Resendez
Service Manager Hy-Vee, Inc.
Richardson
Wes Richardson
Store Director Brookshire Grocery Company
Ricker
Britney Ricker
Division Promo Planner The Kroger Co.
Rogers
Horace Rogers
Center Store Field Specialist The Kroger Co. - Central Division
Ross
Alex Ross
Store Director Meijer, Inc.
Rowan
Ryan Rowan
Store Leader Ralphs Grocery Company
Ruple
Teri Ruple
Bakery And Deli Sales Manager Associated Wholesale Grocers, Inc.
Russo
Matt Russo
Strategic Sourcing Manager SpartanNash Company
Ryan
Dina Ryan
Compensation Manager - Executive The Kroger Co.
Ryder
Wesley Ryder
Production Controller Merchants Distributors, LLC
Saboe
James Saboe
Director of Design and Construction SpartanNash Company
Sam
LaShawn Sam
Senior Sales Analyst Reynolds Consumer Products
Santagata
Marc Santagata
Asset Protection Specialist Big Y Foods, Inc.
Schaefer
Brittany Schaefer
Store Leader The Kroger Co. - Columbus Division
Schlotman
Whitney Schlotman
Training Design and Execution Project Manager The Kroger Co.
Schneider
Tim Schneider
Line Leader Meijer, Inc.
Schoeff
Evan Schoeff
Assistant Store Leader The Kroger Co. - Central Division
Schwartz
Walter Schwartz
Store Manager Lund Food Holdings, Inc.
Serra
Melissa Serra
Promotions Coordinator Big Y Foods, Inc.
Sherman
James Sherman
Store Director Meijer, Inc.
Simonian
Kristofer Simonian
Store Leader Ralphs Grocery Company
Sinani
Besnik Sinani
Team Leader Meijer, Inc.
Singh
Ravneet Singh
Manager, ITSM & DCOps Tools SpartanNash Company
Smith
Casey Smith
Associate Relations Manager The Kroger Co. - Mid-Atlantic Division
Smith
Julia Smith
District Human Resources Leader The Kroger Co. - Delta Division
Smith
Marie Smith
Assistant Store Leader Quality Food Centers
Smith
Travis Smith
Store Director Big Y Foods, Inc.
Sowar
Phil Sowar
Lead Consultant 84.51º
Splinter
Averi Splinter
Store Manager Lund Food Holdings, Inc.
Springer
Ethan Springer
Service Manager Hy-Vee, Inc.
Stoufer
Marc Stoufer
Manager, Tech Engineering Meijer, Inc.
Swartz
Andy Swartz
Warehouse Superintendent SpartanNash Company
Tate
Erin Tate
Marketing Manager The Kroger Co.
Thompson
Sean Thompson
myPicks Manager Big Y Foods, Inc.
Thompson
Shannon Thompson
Co-Manager
Thorpe
Dan Thorpe
Fresh Line Leader Meijer, Inc.
Tole
Irisi Tole
Manager, Information Technology Meijer, Inc.
Tomlinson
Ashley Tomlinson
Associate Buyer Meijer, Inc.
Torres
Dani Torres
Store Leader King Soopers
VandeWiele
Lacey VandeWiele
Fresh Line Lead
Vasquez
Linda Vasquez
Line Leader Meijer, Inc.
Vavra
Stephen Vavra
Assistant Director SpartanNash Company
Vazquez
Edwin Vazquez
District Manager Price Rite Supermarkets
VerHage
Kristi VerHage
Associate Buyer Meijer, Inc.
Voga
Brandon Voga
Senior Manager, Food Safety and Quality Assurance Big Y Foods, Inc.
Voogd
Randy Voogd
Manager, Shopper and Consumer Insights Reynolds Consumer Products
Wahr
Rachel Wahr
Line Leader Meijer, Inc.
Walker
Blake Walker
Line Leader Meijer, Inc.
Wallach
Stacy Wallach
Business Analyst II Meijer, Inc.
Wangsgaard
Bryan Wangsgaard
Associated General Counsel Associated Wholesale Grocers, Inc.
Ward
Tonya Ward
Store Leader The Kroger Co. - Atlanta Division
Warne
Alyssa Warne
Business Partner Lund Food Holdings, Inc.
Warren
Bobby Warren
Store Director Meijer, Inc.
Weaver
Trace Weaver
Associate Buyer Meijer, Inc.
Webb
Sean Webb
Store Director Brookshire Grocery Company
Wesche
Carola Wesche
Senior Graphic Designer SPAR International
Whitley
Stormy Whitley
Division Promo Planner The Kroger Co. - Nashville Division
Williams
Courtney Williams
District Human Resources Manager The Kroger Co. - Central Division
Williams
Kenneth Williams
Store Leader The Kroger Co. - Mid-Atlantic Division
Williams
Tiffany Williams
Regional Vice President, Client Development Inmar Inc.
Woehrmeyer
Alice Woehrmeyer
Business Development Manager The Kroger Co.
Wooten
Kyle Wooten
Market Asset Protection Manager Meijer, Inc.
Wysocki
Christine Wysocki
CS/GM Line Leader Meijer, Inc.
Yang
Luke Yang
Department Manager Trainee, Produce Hy-Vee, Inc.
Yount
Jason Yount
Retail Administration Manager Merchants Distributors, LLC
Zender
Justin Zender
Distribution Supervisor Meijer, Inc.
Zoerman
David Zoerman
Manufacturing Operations Supervisor Meijer, Inc.
Zolecki
Nick Zolecki
CS/GM Line Leader Meijer, Inc.