Board of Trustees

The Foundation’s keystone is its Board of Trustees – comprised of individuals with years of expertise from all segments of the food industry – that provides the direction and strategic planning. These are people who know the industry’s needs in an environment that is constantly changing.


Brad Askeland
Vice President, Holiday Markets
North State Grocery, Inc.



Vice Chairman
Mark Johnson
Vice President, Procurement
Unified Grocers, Inc




Jacquie Slobom
Sr. Director, Store Operations
Gelson’s Markets



Jerry Landers
Senior Director, Human Resources
Raleys, Inc.



Christy Duncan-Anderson
Executive Director
The Albertsons Companies Foundation



Sherry Hughes
Talent Manager
Food 4 Less



Bruce Frazier
Director, Human Resources
Albertsons, LLC



Tom Seaton
Regional VP, Retail Operations
Stater Bros. Markets




Paul Turcotte
Director of Retail, CA Region
Pepsi Beverages Company



Jim Van Gorkom
VP, Sales & Marketing
NuCal Foods



Dora Wong
Director, Public Affairs & Communications
The Coca-Cola Company