Kevin Tripp recently culminated a successful 30 year career of leadership and strategic planning expertise with grocery and drug store operations, pharmacy operations, managed care, pharmacy marketing and regional management. As Executive VP, and President of Retail Midwest at SUPERVALU INC, he served on the investment committee, executive council, and human resource and people committee. In 2006 SUPERVALU INC. acquired Albertsons, Inc. where Kevin was Exec. VP, Drug Operations, and President, Drug Store Division. He served on the executive council that directed food and drug operations in 37 states.
Mr. Tripp serves on many boards including the Univ. of Southern Nevada, College of Pharmacy, and the Univ. of Wyoming. He previously served the National Assn of Chain Drug Stores (NACDS) as an executive committee member and charitable foundation board member, and was also the executive sponsor for M.E.S.A., a women’s affinity organization for Albertsons. Mr. Tripp is a registered pharmacist and holds a Bachelor of Science degree in pharmacy from the University of Wyoming. He also completed the Kellogg Graduate School of Management, Negotiating Skills Program, and the Advanced Management Program at Harvard Business School. Mr. Tripp resides in Scottsdale, Arizona with his lovely wife of 35 years, Linda.