Bill Jordan has worked in the natural foods industry since 1985. Bill grew up in Southern California and began working as a courtesy clerk at Mrs. Gooch’s, a business Whole Foods Market acquired in 1993. Bill has served as an Associate Store Team Leader, a regional Grocery Coordinator, and most recently as a Regional Vice President of Operations and Purchasing for 16 years in the Southern Pacific region. He is passionate about community, and his earliest memories center around his grandparents’ table, where large, Italian dinners of homemade meals brought people together in celebration of food and family. Bill oversees all functions of the Rocky Mountain region, including store operations, purchasing, marketing, team member services, real estate development, and store design, as well as a regional distribution center, bakehouse and culinary center. Bill’s innovation and leadership support over 33 stores in Colorado, Idaho, Kansas, New Mexico, and Utah, and one location in El Paso, Texas.
Bill is a three-time Whole Foods Market Global All Star and a three-time Regional All Star.