Shelby Team

Meet the team that keeps the retail food industry up to date on the latest regional and national grocery news.


Dathan MitchellChairman & CEO
Dathan L. Mitchell



Athaleen MitchellCo-Chairman
Athaleen Mitchell



Ron JohnstonPresident & Publisher
Ron Johnston



Paul HynsonExecutive Vice President
Paul Hynson



Bill DooleyVice President/Group Associate Publisher
Bill Dooley



Kevin GriffinPublisher, The Griffin Report of the Northeast
Kevin Griffin




Bob ReevesVice President/West Regional Manager
Bob Reeves



Geoff WelchVice President/Midwest Regional Manager
Geoff Welch



Jan MeadeVice President/Southwest Regional Manager
Jan Meade



Ron JohnstonSoutheast Regional Contact
Ron Johnston



Penny SmithNational Foodservice@Retail Director
Penny Smith



Dannielle KentNational Director of Digital Sales
Dannielle Kent




Joy BreedloveOperations Manager
Joy Breedlove



Genie MonaghanCirculation Manager
Genie Monaghan



Elaine BlackmonCirculation Assistant
Elaine Blackmon




Lorrie GriffithEditor-in-Chief, Editor—West, Southeast and Northeast
Lorrie Griffith



Terrie EllerbeeEditor—Midwest and Southwest
Terrie Ellerbee



Alissa MarchatWeb Editor
Alissa Marchat



Treva BennettStaff Writer
Treva Bennett



Kristen BrissetteEditorial Assistant
Kristen Brissette




Edward McIlvainArt Director & Production Manager
Edward McIlvain



Elaine BradyDesigner
Elaine Brady



Matthew WallsDesigner
Matthew Walls


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