News Release

Kum & Go Hires Erin Kuhl as Chief Financial Officer

April 9, 2019

(Des Moines, IA) Kum & Go has hired Erin C. Kuhl as Chief Financial Officer (CFO) effective April 12, 2019.

In the role of CFO, Erin will provide financial strategy and executive leadership in developing long- and short-term financial plans for Kum & Go, while enhancing company performance, working capital, and the culture of the business.

“We are thrilled to have Erin join Kum & Go’s senior leadership team. She brings a tremendous reputation as a successful and hardworking leader,” says Tanner Krause, President of Kum & Go. “We think she will be a great values fit to the organization, and play a significant role helping lead our company’s future.”

Erin most recently served as Vice President, Controller and Treasurer at Athene USA, a retirement services company based in West Des Moines, IA. Prior to Athene, she spent time in the public accounting sector as a member of the audit practice of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP in Chicago, Illinois. She is a licensed Certified Public Accountant (CPA) in Iowa and Illinois, a Fellow, Life Management Institute (FLMI) and a Charted Global Management Accountant (CGMA).

“Being able to step into a financial leadership role at an organization with such a strong presence in the community is really exciting,” says Kuhl. “I’m looking forward to joining the team.”

Erin serves as board member, treasurer and chair of the finance committee for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Iowa. She is also a member of the Greater Des Moines Leadership Institute’s Community Leadership Program Class of 2019. A native of Las Vegas, Nevada, Erin graduated summa cum laude with a Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting from the University of Notre Dame.

About Kum & Go, L.C.

For nearly 60 years, Kum & Go has been dedicated to the communities it serves, sharing 10 percent of its profits with charitable causes. For four generations the family-owned convenience store retailer has focused on providing exceptional service and delivering more than customers expect. Established in Hampton, Iowa, in 1959, the chain has since grown to employ 5,000 associates in 400 stores across 11 states (Iowa, Arkansas, Colorado, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Dakota and Wyoming).