Region President – Midwest Region
Gary Archuleta is the Region President for RNDC Midwest Region, reporting directly to RNDC Chief Sales and Execution Officer, Taylor Sommer. Gary is responsible for the RNDC initiatives related to the Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Nebraska and Dakotas markets.
Prior to coming to RNDC, he began his career in the E&J Gallo system in 1988 and progressed through multiple roles in the New Mexico and Colorado markets. He was recruited by National Distributing Company in 1992 and since then, he has served in multiple sales-based leadership roles as well as Category Management. Most recently, Gary led the Virginia market as EVP from 2012-2019 and currently leads the RNDC New Mexico organization.
Gary was part of the original RNDC Senior Executive Leadership Forum, a leadership development program dedicated to accelerating the growth of our senior leaders and is also currently an Executive sponsor of the VIDA Associate Resource Group (ARG). He dedicates time to The Ronald McDonald House Charities as Vice Chair and sits on the board of the New Mexico State University- Hotel Restaurant Tourism Management program.
Family is his foundation and priority, he and his wife, Collette have four sons and seven grandchildren.