ConnexFM Food & Beverage Council

Council Members

The Food & Beverage Council consists of a team of seven FMs, five supplier individual members, and three subject matter experts including one ConnexFM alliance member. The Council provides guidance on the development of specialized events and catered resources specific to their industry and within the ConnexFM Food & Beverage Community. The Council currently includes:


  • Robbie Drake, Murphy Oil USA, Inc. (Co-Chair)
  • Karen Shriner, Weis Markets, Inc. (Immediate Past Chair)
  • Steve Potter, Grocery Outlet
  • James Melton II, Walmart, Inc.
  • Jon Makowski, Powerhouse
  • Tom Coble, Pegnato Roof Intelligence Network
  • Ross Merkling, ASSA ABLOY Entrance Systems
  • Hara Prager, Brinco Mechanical
  • Jonathan Tan, Ratio Institute
  • Liz Peralta-Foxwell, Feed Forward

Positions for multi-site FMs are available; click the “Submit Interest Form” button below to apply. Contact Cary Richmond, ConnexFM Staff Liaison, for additional information.


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