Steven A. Burd has served on the Board since August 2007. Mr. Burd is the Founder, and Chief Executive Officer of Burd Health LLC, a company helping large self-insured employers reduce health-care costs. Mr. Burd served on the board of directors of Safeway from September 1993 to May 2013 and as Chairman of the board of directors of Safeway from May 1998 to May 2013. He served as Chief Executive Officer of Safeway from April 1993 to May 2013 and as President from October 1992 to April 2012. Mr. Burd is also a director of Kohl’s Corporation, a specialty department store company, and of Physiotherapy Associates and the Prostate Cancer Foundation.
Mr. Burd brings to the Board considerable management, directorial, board committee experience and an understanding of our business.