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
(Chair)
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
(Vice-Chair)
H-E-B     
San Antonio, TX


Mr. Chris Coborn photo

Mr. Chris Coborn
(Vice-Chair)
Coborn's, Inc.     
St. Cloud, MN


Mr. Randy Edeker photo

Mr. Randy Edeker
(Vice-Chair)
Hy-Vee, Inc.     
West Des Moines, IA


Mr. Brian George photo

Mr. Brian George
(Vice-Chair)
Alex Lee, Inc.     
Hickory, NC


Mr. Dean Janeway photo

Mr. Dean Janeway
(Vice-Chair)
Key Food Stores Co-operative, Inc.     
Staten Island, NY


Mr. Todd Jones photo

Mr. Todd Jones
(Vice-Chair)
Publix Super Markets, Inc.     
Lakeland, FL


Mr. Michael Needler Jr. photo

Mr. Michael Needler Jr.
(Vice-Chair)
Fresh Encounter, Inc.     
Findlay, OH


Mr. David Smith photo

Mr. David Smith
(Vice-Chair)
Associated Wholesale Grocers, Inc.     
Kansas City, KS


Mr. Stuart Aitken photo

Mr. Stuart Aitken
84.51║     
Cincinnati, OH


Mr. F. Steven Albrecht photo

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


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. Emile Breaux photo

Mr. Emile Breaux
Associated Grocers, Inc. (LA)     
Baton Rouge, LA


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. 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. Greg Gregerson photo

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


Mr. Paul Grimwood photo

Mr. Paul Grimwood
NestlÚ USA, Inc.     
Arlington, VA


Mr. Mark Gross photo

Mr. Mark Gross
SUPERVALU INC.     
Eden Prairie, MN


Mr. Thomas Heinen photo

Mr. Thomas Heinen
Heinen's Fine Foods, Inc.     
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. Anthony Hucker photo

Mr. Anthony Hucker
Southeastern Grocers, LLC     
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
Overwaitea Food Group     
Langley, BC, Canada


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, Shinjuku-ku, Japan


Mr. Norman C. Mayne photo

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


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. Frans Muller photo

Mr. Frans Muller
Ahold Delhaize     
Brussels, Belgium


Ms. Valentina Musco photo

Ms. Valentina Musco
Agata & Valentina     
New York, NY


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. 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


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. 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