Kevin Konkel began his career in the grocery industry as a courtesy clerk for Bel Air Markets. He has risen through store management, district management and various leadership positions in both operations and sales and merchandising, including store director; district manager; vice president of produce; vice president of neighborhood merchandising; and senior vice president sales, merchandising, marketing & advertising.
Kevin has introduced innovative cross-merchandising plans, inspired learning, grown leaders, and spearheaded store design and remodel efforts—all with a focus on the customer. Kevin serves on the board of directors for Raley’s Food For Families and is a past chairman of the California Grocers Association. He and his wife, Lynette, have two children and two grandchildren.