What’s the best part of your job?

Finding new insights that challenge my own conventional wisdom.

What inspires your leadership approach?

Curiosity. I want to see the next study or talk to the next person who’s got a different point of view. The guy who trained me taught me to ask: Why? And, how do you know that?

What do you cherish most about being a part of the grocery business?

Sourcing, preparing and consuming food is physically and emotionally central to who we are. That process can satisfy or delight. We get to work ... to find ways to meet real human needs that—when we get it right—have a real positive impact on people’s lives. That’s what gives meaning to what we do.

Favorite food: Things my doctor tells me not to eat.