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Paul Heldman is Executive Vice President, Secretary and General Counsel for The Kroger Co., where he is responsible for the Company’s legal and labor relations affairs. Paul joined Kroger in 1982 as an associate in the Law Department.
Paul and his wife, Deborah Kirshner, reside in Cincinnati and have three children: Liana, Alex and Madeleline. Alex developed severe epilepsy as a result of viral encephalitis at the age of 19 in 2005, and his battle with both seizures and with the debilitating effects of medications has led Paul and Debbie to join the fight for a cure.
Paul holds a B.S. from Boston University and a J.D. from the University of Cincinnati.