The mission of Kentucky Grocers and Convenience Store Association is to promote and advance the common interests of companies engaged in the manufacture, distribution, or sale of groceries, motor fuels, and consumer convenience products in the commonwealth.
The objectives of the KGCSA are to:
1) Provide effective representation to government and advocate on behalf of its membership.
2) Support and strengthen the grocery and convenience store industry by providing members with educational resources, networking opportunities, and keeping members informed.
3) Serve as a credible information source on behalf of the industry.
2019 Board of Directors
Erin Grant, The Kroger Company
DeAnne Elmore, Ale-8-One
Jeff Ward, Coca-Cola Bottling Co. Consolidated
Adam Spalding, Circle K
Calvin Roberts, H.T. Hackney
Lynn Rice, SuperQuik
James Neumann, ValuMarket, Inc
Bob Bravard, Lipari Foods
Charles Irons, McLane Company
Stephen Chesnut, Laurel Grocery
Joe Wolf, Alliance Marketing
Jeff Martin, AWG
Leo Fitzpatrick, Eby-Brown Company
Robin Reeves, Houchens Industries
Randy Strause, Strause Law Group, PLLC
Ron Stamper, Ron’s IGA
Frank Crilley, Speedway