Department Heads and Buyers
Steve has worked for Surf Market for 30 years, and has been an owner for 18 of those years. He has a strong sense of responsibility to the community, staff members, vendors, and the environment. Steve has strived to make Surf Market a real benefit to all its stakeholders, and wants to see how far it can go in creating good for the local community.
Kim has over 15 years of experience in food service. With her exceptional work ethic and organizational skills, Kim is committed to constant learning and improvement both for herself, and for her team
Madison Connor-Jasso is our Floor Manager here at Surf Market. Madison has a keen eye for the special details which create a pleasant shopping experience for our our locals and visitors alike. Always ready to assist both customers and team members, Madison embodies our commitment to excellence throughout the store.
Frances Chavez, our dedicated Deli Manager, is passionate about all things delicious. Frances is dedicated to providing the highest levels of customer service while simultaneously bringing the very best sandwiches, hot foods and coffee drinks to the patrons of Surf Market. “Serving our customers gives me a great amount of pride and joy. Our team in the Surf Market deli looks forward to serving you.”
Meat & Seafood Manager
Todd brings over 30 years of experience to our Meat & Seafood department. He enjoys serving customers, exchanging recipes, training the team, and constantly working to improve and grow the department.
Grocery & Specialty Buyer
As a young man Ron started in the grocery industry working chain stores in L.A., and he never looked back. Grocery is truly his passion. Ron has worked a number of different grocery formats from large chain stores to quick stop style convenience stores. We are fortunate to have his experience and passion as our grocery and specialty buyer.
Juan Ortiz Duran
Frozen & Deli/Grocery Buyer, Maintenance
Juan is our frozen food and grocery deli buyer. Additionally, Juan keeps all of our machinery and refrigeration equipment running as our one-man maintenance department. That is no small task, but Juan does it all with a calm, cool attitude.