Leadership & Staff

Leadership

KARA ROSS

President and CEO

WILLIAM FARKAS

Director of Programs and Culinary Services

TINA MARTINEZ

Director of Operations

TERRY NIX

Director of Outreach

TIFFANIE PAIELLI

Director of Finance

PATRICIA SIMMONS

Director of Human Resources

CRYSTAL TRAVIS

Director of Community Engagement

Outreach, Operations & HR

HEATHER BEARDEN

Regional Outreach Manager (Huron, Lapeer, Sanilac, St. Clair, Tuscola)

KERI BRACK

Volunteer Coordinator

MELISSA BURNS

Regional Outreach Manager (Alpena, Alcona, Arenac, Cheboygan, Crawford, Iosco, Montmorency, Ogemaw, Oscoda, Otsego, Presque Isle, Roscommon)

SAMANTHA FORD

Safety and Compliance Specialist

COURTNEY HOLMES

Regional Outreach Coordinator
(Alpena, Alcona, Cheboygan, Montmorency, Otsego, Presque Isle)

LEAH JOHNSON

Outreach Coordinator (Genesee County)

ERICA KRAWCZYK

Regional Outreach Coordinator
(Huron, Lapeer, Sanilac, St. Clair, Tuscola)

STEVE LAMB

Regional Outreach Coordinator (Bay, Gladwin, Midland, Saginaw)

JERRY LAPORTE

Food Sourcing Manager

BETH LUCE

SNAP Coordinator

STEPHANIE MARKLAND

Outreach Associate

LORI MUSICK

Regional Outreach Coordinator (Arenac, Crawford, Iosco, Ogemaw, Oscoda, Roscommon)

JOAN THORNTON

Warehouse Manager

KATIE WISNESKI

Regional Outreach Manager (Bay, Gladwin, Midland, Saginaw)

LlOYD WRIGHT

 Transportation Manager

Programs

AMBER ABBOTT

Community Coordinator

NENA ALLEN

Culinary Team Lead

DEANNA JOHNSON

Production Manager

AUSTIN KNIGHT

Program Manager

KATHLEEN PAYTON

Child Nutrition Manager

JAMES STEFANSKI

Program Coordinator

Fundraising, Communications & IT

KELLY BELCHER

Marketing Manager

ANGELA BRADLEY

Grant Coordinator

JAMES CRAIG

IT Manager

DARLENE CHIVINSKY

Donor Engagement Manager

KAITLYN McGLAUGHLIN

Development Coordinator

CONNIE PETERS

Development Manager

STEVE SCHNIERS

Marketing Coordinator

 CATHY STACEY

Data & Donor Relations Coordinator

*You may call our offices at 810-239-4441 any time Monday through Friday from 8:00am to 4:30pm.
The receptionist will be happy to direct your call to the appropriate department.