Celebrate Inspiring Women 2021

In honor of Women’s History Month, we’re recognizing women who are doing their thing every day. Meet the leaders behind the women-owned and founded brands you’ll find in our stores and online.

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Sarah D., Senior Supply Chain Manager

Honoring Our Inspiring Associates

Sarah D., Senior Supply Chain Manager, is a dynamic leader with a strong knack for developing and leading top talent. Sarah frequently collaborates with cross-functional teams to solve complex problems related to our operations and overall strategies. She is a committed mentor and has been instrumental in helping to elevate several young women within the Supply Chain Division.

Holly L., Store Leader Ralphs

Honoring Our Inspiring Associates

Holly L., Ralphs Store Leader, is a believer in the “power of people,” Holly focuses on empowering her team to be the next generation of leaders and creates a culture of positivity and support. A 2020 Top Women in Grocery recipient by Progressive Grocer, she currently leads one of our highest-volume stores in the Ralphs Division.

Dr. Victoria Uti, Senior Director Principal Research Engineer

Honoring Our Inspiring Associates

Dr. Victoria Uti, Senior Director - Principal Research Engineer, is an accomplished computer scientist leading new discoveries and implementations of advanced technologies. She holds a Ph.D. in Computer Science and Engineering with a specialization in Artificial Intelligence, is a National Science Foundation and Ford Foundation Fellow and is a founding member of The Kroger Co.’s Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Advisory Council.

Katy G., National Category Manager Wine

Honoring Our Inspiring Associates

Katy G., National Category Manager – Wine, is a passionate expert in Adult Beverage, currently overseeing sales, profit, assortment and exclusive brands for the wine category. From implementing programs that create growth within struggling markets to becoming certified as a Level 2 Cicerone in beer, Katy has demonstrated time and again the value her innovative leadership and significant achievements bring to our team.

Sarah D., Senior Supply Chain Manager

Honoring Our Inspiring Associates

Sarah D., Senior Supply Chain Manager, is a dynamic leader with a strong knack for developing and leading top talent. Sarah frequently collaborates with cross-functional teams to solve complex problems related to our operations and overall strategies. She is a committed mentor and has been instrumental in helping to elevate several young women within the Supply Chain Division.

Holly L., Store Leader Ralphs

Honoring Our Inspiring Associates

Holly L., Ralphs Store Leader, is a believer in the “power of people,” Holly focuses on empowering her team to be the next generation of leaders and creates a culture of positivity and support. A 2020 Top Women in Grocery recipient by Progressive Grocer, she currently leads one of our highest-volume stores in the Ralphs Division.

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