Sailu’s Hy-Vee career began in 1998 in Waterloo and he continued to work for Hy-Vee while attending the University of Iowa. After graduation, Sailu decided to take the Store Director career path. Along the journey he worked at 11 different stores and was the Store Director at 4 of them. In late 2017, Sailu accepted the position of Director, Diversity where his main focuses are recruiting, training and education to strengthen our inclusive culture. He has a degree in African American World Studies from the University of Iowa along with his Entrepreneurial Certificate. Sailu and his wife Kaitlyn reside in Waukee, Iowa with their two daughters Lyla (4) and Lena (2).