Board of Directors

In accordance with the bylaws, FMI's directors are selected to represent the entire membership by size and type of business geographical location.

The objective of the FMI Board is to promote and carry out the objectives and purposes of FMI, as set forth in the Mission, Bylaws and Articles of Incorporation; to represent the total and varied membership of FMI; to establish major policies for FMI; to demonstrate a model of an active, participative and sharing membership; to appoint the president; and to provide industry leadership.

Mr. Joseph Sheridan photo

Mr. Joseph Sheridan
Wakefern Food Corp.     
Keasbey, NJ

Ms. Leslie G. Sarasin Esq., CAE photo

Ms. Leslie G. Sarasin Esq., CAE
(President and CEO)
Food Marketing Institute     
Arlington, VA

Mr. Kevin Davis photo

Mr. Kevin Davis
(Past Chair)
Bristol Farms, Inc.     
Carson, CA

Mr. Craig Boyan photo

Mr. Craig Boyan
San Antonio, TX

Mr. Chris Coborn photo

Mr. Chris Coborn
Coborn's, Inc.     
St. Cloud, MN

Mr. Randy Edeker photo

Mr. Randy Edeker
Hy-Vee, Inc.     
West Des Moines, IA

Mr. Brian George photo

Mr. Brian George
Alex Lee, Inc.     
Hickory, NC

Mr. Dean Janeway photo

Mr. Dean Janeway
Key Food Stores Co-operative, Inc.     
Staten Island, NY

Mr. Todd Jones photo

Mr. Todd Jones
Publix Super Markets, Inc.     
Lakeland, FL

Mr. Michael Needler Jr. photo

Mr. Michael Needler Jr.
Fresh Encounter, Inc.     
Findlay, OH

Mr. David Smith photo

Mr. David Smith
Associated Wholesale Grocers, Inc.     
Kansas City, KS

Mr. Stuart Aitken photo

Mr. Stuart Aitken
Cincinnati, OH

Mr. F. Steven Albrecht photo

Mr. F. Steven Albrecht
The Fred W. Albrecht Grocery Co.     
Akron, OH

Mr. John Alston photo

Mr. John Alston
Brookshire Brothers, Inc.     
Lufkin, TX

Mr. Robert W. Baesler photo

Mr. Robert W. Baesler
Baesler's Market     
Terre Haute, IN

Mr. David Ball photo

Mr. David Ball
Ball's Price Chopper/Hen House Markets     
Kansas City, KS

Mr. Brandon Barnholt photo

Mr. Brandon Barnholt
KeHE Distributors     
Naperville, IL

Mr. Rob Bartels photo

Mr. Rob Bartels
Martin's Super Markets, Inc.     
South Bend, IN

Mr. Edward Basha III photo

Mr. Edward Basha III
Bashas' Inc.     
Chandler, AZ

Mr. S. Neal Berube photo

Mr. S. Neal Berube
Associated Food Stores, Inc.     
Salt Lake City, UT

Ms. Carole F. Bitter PhD photo

Ms. Carole F. Bitter PhD
Friedman's Freshmarkets    
Butler, PA

Mr. Michael A. Bozzuto photo

Mr. Michael A. Bozzuto
Bozzuto's Inc.     
Cheshire, CT

Mr. Brad W. Brookshire photo

Mr. Brad W. Brookshire
Brookshire Grocery Company     
Tyler, TX

Mr. Jeffrey D. Burt photo

Mr. Jeffrey D. Burt
Target Corporation     
Minneapolis, MN

Mr. Albert Carey photo

Mr. Albert Carey
PepsiCo, Inc.     
Purchase, NY

Mr. Joseph S. Colalillo photo

Mr. Joseph S. Colalillo
ShopRite of Hunterdon County, Inc.     
Flemington, NJ

Mr. Reynolds Cramer photo

Mr. Reynolds Cramer
Fareway Stores, Inc.     
Boone, IA

Mr. Frank Curci photo

Mr. Frank Curci
Tops Markets, LLC     
Buffalo, NY

Mr. Charles L. D'Amour photo

Mr. Charles L. D'Amour
Big Y Foods, Inc.     
Springfield, MA

Mr. John T. Derderian photo

Mr. John T. Derderian
Allegiance Retail Services, LLC (Foodtown)     
Iselin, NJ

Mr. Timothy J. Devanney photo

Mr. Timothy J. Devanney
Highland Park Market, Inc.     
Manchester, CT

Mr. Rudy Dory photo

Mr. Rudy Dory
Newport Avenue Market     
Bend, OR

Mr. Mike Duffy photo

Mr. Mike Duffy
C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc.     
Keene, NH

Mr. Ron Edenfield photo

Mr. Ron Edenfield
Wayfield Foods, Inc.     
Lithia Springs, GA

Mr. Tim Figge photo

Mr. Tim Figge
Hussmann Corporation     
Bridgeton, MO

Mr. Louis Fisher photo

Mr. Louis Fisher
Main Street Supermarket Corp.    
Millville, NJ

Mr. Jerel Golub photo

Mr. Jerel Golub
Price Chopper Supermarkets     
Schenectady, NY

Mr. Oscar Gonzalez photo

Mr. Oscar Gonzalez
Northgate Gonzalez Market     
Anaheim, CA

Mr. Nick Graham photo

Mr. Nick Graham
Heartland Markets    
Rolfe, IA

Mr. Greg Gregerson photo

Mr. Greg Gregerson
Gregerson's Foods, Inc.    
Gadsden, AL

Mr. Thomas Heinen photo

Mr. Thomas Heinen
Heinen's Grocery Stores     
Cleveland, OH

Mr. Dave Hirz photo

Mr. Dave Hirz
Smart & Final Stores LLC     
Commerce, CA

Mr. Kevin Holt photo

Mr. Kevin Holt
Ahold Delhaize USA     
Salisbury, NC

Mr. Chieh Huang photo

Mr. Chieh Huang
Boxed Wholesale     
Union, NJ

Mr. Anthony Hucker photo

Mr. Anthony Hucker
Southeastern Grocers, Inc.     
Jacksonville, FL

Mr. Robert P. Ingle II photo

Mr. Robert P. Ingle II
Ingles Markets, Inc.     
Asheville, NC

Mr. Henry Johnson photo

Mr. Henry Johnson
W. Lee Flowers & Co., Inc.     
Lake City, SC

Mr. Darrell Jones photo

Mr. Darrell Jones
Langley, BC, Canada

Mr. Marc A. Jones photo

Mr. Marc A. Jones
HAC, Inc.     
Oklahoma City, OK

Mr. Omar G. Jorge Pena photo

Mr. Omar G. Jorge Pena
Compare Foods Supermarkets     
Charlotte, NC

Ms. Laura Karet photo

Ms. Laura Karet
Giant Eagle, Inc.     
Pittsburgh, PA

Mr. Neil Kudrinko photo

Mr. Neil Kudrinko
Kudrinko's Ltd.     
Westport, ON, Canada

Mr. Anthony Longo photo

Mr. Anthony Longo
Longo Brothers Fruit Markets Inc.     
Vaughan, ON, Canada

Mr. Brandt C. Louie photo

Mr. Brandt C. Louie
Georgia Main Food Group Limited     
Richmond, BC, Canada

Mr. Russell T. Lund III photo

Mr. Russell T. Lund III
Lunds & Byerlys     
Edina, MN

Mr. Tokutaro Masui photo

Mr. Tokutaro Masui
Kinokuniya Co., Ltd.     
Tokyo, Japan

Mr. Norman C. Mayne photo

Mr. Norman C. Mayne
Dorothy Lane Market, Inc.     
Dayton, OH

Mr. Rob McDougall photo

Mr. Rob McDougall
Gelson's Markets     
Santa Fe Springs, CA

Mr. Kenneth McGrath photo

Mr. Kenneth McGrath
Save-A-Lot, Ltd.     
Earth City, MO

Mr. Hendrik Meijer photo

Mr. Hendrik Meijer
Meijer, Inc.     
Grand Rapids, MI

Mr. David Mitchell photo

Mr. David Mitchell
Mitchell Grocery Corporation     
Albertville, AL

Ms. Lori Mitchell-Keller photo

Ms. Lori Mitchell-Keller
SAP America, Inc.     
Gaithersburg, MD

Mrs. Susan D. Morris photo

Mrs. Susan D. Morris
Albertsons Companies     
Boise, ID

Mr. John Najjar photo

Mr. John Najjar
Seaside Market, Inc.     
Cardiff by the Sea, CA

Mr. Dean Peterson photo

Mr. Dean Peterson
Harmons Grocery     
West Valley City, UT

Mr. Arthur Potash photo

Mr. Arthur Potash
Potash Markets     
Chicago, IL

Mr. Steve Presley photo

Mr. Steve Presley
NestlÚ USA, Inc.     
Arlington, VA

Mr. Patrick Raybould photo

Mr. Patrick Raybould
B&R Stores, Inc.     
Lincoln, NE

Mr. Charles Redfield photo

Mr. Charles Redfield
Walmart Inc.     
Bentonville, AR

Mr. Richard L. Riesbeck photo

Mr. Richard L. Riesbeck
Riesbeck Food Markets, Inc.     
St. Clairsville, OH

Mr. John Ross photo

Mr. John Ross
IGA, INC.     
Chicago, IL

Mr. Todd R. Schnuck photo

Mr. Todd R. Schnuck
Schnuck Markets, Inc.     
St. Louis, MO

Mr. Jack Shakoor photo

Mr. Jack Shakoor
Jack's Super Foodtown     
Caldwell, NJ

Mr. Randall J. Skoda photo

Mr. Randall J. Skoda
Topco Associates LLC     
Elk Grove Village, IL

Mr. Mark Skogen photo

Mr. Mark Skogen
Festival Foods     
Onalaska, WI

Mr. Michael Sleeper photo

Mr. Michael Sleeper
Imperial Distributors, Inc.     
Worcester, MA

Mr. Steven C. Smith photo

Mr. Steven C. Smith
K-VA-T Food Stores, Inc.     
Abingdon, VA

Mr. Steven Spinner photo

Mr. Steven Spinner
United Natural Foods, Inc.     
Providence, RI

Ms. Judy Spires photo

Ms. Judy Spires
KB US Holdings, Inc.     
Parsippany, NJ

Mr. David M. Staples photo

Mr. David M. Staples
SpartanNash Company     
Grand Rapids, MI

Mr. Tim Steiner photo

Mr. Tim Steiner
Ocado Group plc     
Hatfield, Hertforshire, United Kingdom

Mr. Mike Stone photo

Mr. Mike Stone
Mollie Stone's Markets     
Mill Valley, CA

Mr. Todd W. Tillemans photo

Mr. Todd W. Tillemans
The Hershey Company     
Hershey, PA

Mr. Tobias Wasmuht photo

Mr. Tobias Wasmuht
SPAR International     
Amsterdam, Netherlands

Ms. Colleen J. Wegman photo

Ms. Colleen J. Wegman
Wegmans Food Markets, Inc.     
Rochester, NY

Mr. Jonathan Weis photo

Mr. Jonathan Weis
Weis Markets, Inc.     
Sunbury, PA

Mr. Rick Wright photo

Mr. Rick Wright
Market of Choice, Inc.     
Eugene, OR

Ms. Lauri Youngquist photo

Ms. Lauri Youngquist
Knowlan's Super Markets, Inc.     
Vadnais Heights, MN