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Government Relations Committee Members

Chairpersons

Elizabeth Chace-Marino
Senior Manager, Government Affairs
Ahold USA Retail / The Stop & Shop Supermarket, Inc.

Thomas Cormier
Director, Government Affairs
Ahold USA Retail / The Stop & Shop Supermarket, Inc.


Adanma C. Akujieze
Chief Internal Auditor
Weis Markets, Inc.

Mike Altier
State Government Relations
Walgreen Company

Michael Biehler
Corporate Counsel
Tops Markets, LLC

Joe Brown
Vice President of Sales & Merchandising
King Kullen Grocery Company

Dennis Curtin
Director of Public Relations
Weis Markets, Inc.

Nicholas D’Agostino III
President & CEO
D’Agostino Supermarkets, Inc.

Courtney Fagan
Government Relations
Wakefern Food Corp.

David Golub
Senior Vice President of Administration
Price Chopper Supermarkets

Mike King
Government Relations
Krasdale Foods, Inc.

Mitch Klein
Vice President of Retail Services & Government Relations
Krasdale Foods, Inc.

Jason Klipa
Director Public Affairs & GR
Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.

Judy Knapp
Government Relations Representative
Hannaford Supermarkets

Carmen Licari
Vice President
Louis C. Licari Supermarkets
(Big M Markets)

Lorelei Mottese
Director, Government Relations
Wakefern Food Corp.

Jo Natale
Consumer Services Manager
Wegman’s Food Markets, Inc.

Diana O’Donoghue
Regional Manager of Government Affairs
7-Eleven, Inc.

Donovan Pepper
National Director, Local Government
Walgreens Company

Peter Rojek
Chief Compliance Officer
Fairway Market

Nancy Santana
Price Chopper Supermarkets

Tom Urtz
Senior Director Human Resources/Labor Media Relations
ShopRite Supermarkets, Inc.

Steve VanArsdale
Senior VP – Legal & Chief Privacy Officer
Wegman’s Food Markets, Inc.

Matt Wanning
Assistant to the Chairman
Red Apple Companies, Inc./Gristede’s Foods, Inc.

Ken Weingartner
Vice President Customer Sales
C & S Wholesale Grocers, Inc.


Food Industry Alliance Government Relations Staff

Michael E. Rosen, Esq.
President & CEO
130 Washington Ave.
Albany, NY 12210
518-434-8144
Fax: 518-434-9962
E-Mail: Michael@fiany.com

Jay Peltz
Vice President, Public Affairs
& General Counsel

1385 Boston Post Road
Larchmont, NY 10538
914-833-1002
Fax: 914-833-4060
E-Mail: jay@fiany.com

Maston Sansom
Vice President, State Government Relations
130 Washington Ave.
Albany, NY 12210
518-434-1900 ext. 230
Fax: 518-434-9962
E-Mail: maston@fiany.com