Management Team

John T. Standley Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
John T. Standley Chairman and Chief Executive Officer

John Standley, 52, is Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Rite Aid Corporation. Mr. Standley became Chairman of the Board of the Company on June 21, 2012. He has been a director of Rite Aid since June 2009. Mr. Standley has served as Chief Executive Officer since June 2010 and as President from September 2008 until June 2013. Mr. Standley served as the Chief Operating Officer from September 2008 until June 2010. He also served as a consultant to Rite Aid from July 2008 to September 2008. He previously served as CEO of Pathmark Stores, a regional supermarket chain, from 2005 to 2007. Standley first joined Rite Aid in December 1999, serving as Chief Financial Officer, Chief Administrative Officer and Senior Executive Vice President during his tenure. Mr. Standley previously served as chairman of the National Association of Chain Drug Stores Board of Directors and continues to serve on the Board's Executive Committee.

Ken Martindale CEO of Rite Aid Stores and President of Rite Aid Corporation
Ken Martindale CEO of Rite Aid Stores and President of Rite Aid Corporation

Ken Martindale, 55, is CEO of Rite Aid Stores and President of Rite Aid Corporation. Mr. Martindale joined Rite Aid Corporation in December 2008 as Senior Executive Vice President of Merchandising, Marketing and Logistics and was named Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer in 2010. In June 2013, he was promoted to President and Chief Operating Officer and in August 2015, he was promoted to the new position of CEO of Rite Aid Stores, in addition to serving as President of Rite Aid Corporation. Prior to joining Rite Aid, Martindale served as Co-President, Chief Merchandising and Marketing Officer for Pathmark Stores, Inc. Mr. Martindale is also the President of The Rite Aid Foundation and serves on the Board of Directors of the National Association of Chain Drug Stores (NACDS).

Frank Vitrano Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer
Frank Vitrano Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer

Frank Vitrano, 59, joined Rite Aid Corporation in September 2008 in the combined role of Chief Financial Officer and Chief Administrative Officer. Prior to joining Rite Aid, Vitrano served in a variety of positions during his 35-year career at Pathmark Stores, Inc., most recently as President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer from 2002-2007.

Darren Karst Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Darren Karst Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

Darren Karst, 55, joined Rite Aid Corporation in August 2014 as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. Prior to joining Rite Aid, Karst had served as Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Assistant Secretary at Roundy's, a leading Midwest grocer, since 2002.

David Abelman

Executive Vice President, Marketing

Dedra N. Castle

Executive Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer

Bryan Everett

Executive Vice President, Store Operations

Jocelyn Konrad

Executive Vice President, Pharmacy

Tony Montini

Executive Vice President, Merchandising and Distribution

Marc A. Strassler

Executive Vice President, Secretary and General Counsel

Tony Bellezza

Senior Vice President and Chief Compliance Officer

Scott Bernard

Senior Vice President, Mid-Atlantic Division

Doug Donley

Senior Vice President and Chief Accounting Officer

Derek Griffith

Senior Vice President, Northeast Division

Christopher Hall

Senior Vice President, Pharmacy Services

Susan Henderson

Senior Vice President and Chief Communications Officer

Bill Jackson

Senior Vice President, Southern Division

David Kelly

Senior Vice President, Store Development

Mark Kramer

Senior Vice President, NY Metro Division

John Learish

Senior Vice President, Marketing

Wilson A Lester, Jr

Senior Vice President, Supply Chain

Daniel Miller

Senior Vice President, Pharmacy Regulatory Affairs

Steve Rempel

Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer

Bill Romine

Senior Vice President, Western Division

Tammy Royer

Senior Vice President, Pharmacy Operations

Bryan Shirtliff

Senior Vice President, Merchandising

Bill Bergin

Group Vice President, Category Management

Ken Black

Group Vice President, Compensation, Benefits and Shared Services

Bob Oberosler

Group Vice President, Loss Prevention

Ray Payne

Group Vice President, Real Estate

Bill Renz

Group Vice President, Category Management

Ernie Richardsen

Group Vice President, Pharmaceutical Purchasing and Clinical Services

Matt Schroeder

Group Vice President, Strategy, Investor Relations and Treasurer

Paul Zikmund

Group Vice President, Risk and Controls