Experts : Leadership Team

Scott Allshouse

President, Mid Atlantic Region

Scott Allshouse’s career in the grocery industry has spanned three decades, beginning at age 15.

Michael Bashaw

President, Midwest Region

Michael Bashaw’s career with Whole Foods Market started 20 years ago as a Bread and Circus Team Member in the North Atlantic Region.

Bart Beilman

Senior Vice President, Distribution

Rick Bonin

President, North Atlantic Region

Patrick Bradley

President, Southern Pacific Region

His passion for food, innovation, creativity and retail excellence have contributed to the on-going success of Whole Foods Market.

Karen Christensen

Senior Vice President, Perishables

Don J. Clark

Senior Vice President, Non-Perishables

Don Clark is senior vice president of purchasing for non-perishables at Whole Foods Market. He is responsible for all functions of Whole Foods Market’s non-perishable business, including growth through strong supplier relationships, inventory and category management initiatives and the management and expansion of the grocer’s robust exclusive brands program.

Sam Ferguson

Senior Vice President, Accounting/Controller

Betsy Foster

Senior Vice President, Growth & Business Development

Robert Fraser

Senior Vice President, Operational Finance

Omar Gaye

President , Northern California Region

Omar Gaye is Regional President of Whole Foods Market’s Northern California Region where he oversees stores in California and Nevada. Before this role, Omar was president of Whole Foods Market’s Southwest Region for two years.

Bill Jordan

President, Rocky Mountain Region

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.

Angela Lorenzen

President, Pacific Northwest Region

Angela Lorenzen is the Regional President for Whole Foods Market’s Pacific Northwest region where she oversees stores in Oregon, Washington and British Columbia.

Juan Nunez

President, Florida Region

Juan Núñez has spent his career in natural and organic foods beginning with Mrs. Gooch’s Natural Foods in California in 1982.

Brian O’Connell

Senior Vice President, Team Member Services

Heather Stern

General Counsel and Senior Vice President, Legal Affairs

Jeff Turnas

President , Whole Foods Market 365

Jeff Turnas is president of 365 by Whole Foods Market. He was appointed to lead Whole Foods Market’s new retail store brand in June 2015.

Bobby Turner

President, South Region

Bobby Turner joined Whole Foods Market in 1993. He is a professional in the Natural and Organic industry, with 20+ years of experience in retail operations, supply chain management, and supplier relations.

Nicole Wescoe

President, Northeast Region

Nicole Wescoe began her career with Whole Foods Market in 1993 as a team leader in the bakery, specialty and grocery departments at stores in the Mid-Atlantic region.