Staff

OPERATIONS

 
Linda Novick O’KeefeChief Executive Officer

COMMUNICATIONS & EVENTS

Jordan FickessVice President of Communications & Culture
LaTrice StirrupMarketing & Events Coordinator

DEVELOPMENT

 
Emily ConrathDirector of Development
Josh FoxCorporate Engagement Manager
Linda GruskiewiczGrants Manager
Camille VeriGrants Manager

FINANCE

 
Jed MiracleChief Financial Officer
Robert ElyDirector of Accounting
April MaestasBookkeeper

PROGRAMS

 
Stephanie FolkensVice President of Programs
James BellAssociate Director of Programs, Los Angeles
Raquel PerezAssociate Director of Programs
Mimi ChacinMiami Program Coordinator
Patricia DufaneMiami Senior Program Manager
Linda FloresProgram Manager, El Paso
Lindsey FritzSenior Chef Instructor
Albert GarciaSenior Program Manager, Pittsburgh
Kassandra HinrichsenSenior Program Manager, Chicago
Chantal KrossNutrition Educator, New York City
Chelsea McCallProgram Manager, Dallas
Patrick McDermottDigital Operations Manager
Kristin MizeEducation & Training Manager
Ashley RothPartner Engagement Manager and Registered Dietitian
Minna SabbahiProgram Coordinator, Staten Island
Sharon SeilerProgram Manager, Houston
Melissa StankevichProgram Manager, Erie County
Dawn SusiSenior Program Manager, New York City
Seema UppalPolicy Systems & Environment Coordinator, New York City
Sarah WalterProgram Coordinator, Brooklyn
Ariane WilliamsProgram Manager, San Antonio
Joris Van ZeghbroeckProgram Manager

CHEF INSTRUCTORS & NUTRITION EDUCATORS

 
Scott AllredChicago
Vicky AuYengNew York
Colleen BozziWashington, D.C.
Monti CarloLos Angeles
Nikita CassidyNew York
Mimi ChacinMiami
Rachel EttlingNew York
Lindsey FritzChicago
Lauren JohnsonChicago
Shawanna KennedyChicago
Karen MargolMiami
Maricarmen MarrufoEl Paso
Michael MartinezSan Antonio
Sonia MartinezHouston
Mariano MercadoMiami
Patricia MitchellDallas
Victoria NietoMiami
Marisol PatelNew York
Aaron RiesterChicago
Shovaine SinghNew York
Andrew StiverAustin
Alekka SweeneyPittsburgh
Cindy VaninaChicago
Dubraska WawiHouston

HUMAN RESOURCES

 
Jordan FickessVice President of Communications & Culture

RESEARCH & EVALUATION

 
Shana AlfordVice President of Research & Evaluation
Natalie GoldsworthyEvaluation Manager
Deanna JessopSNAP-ED Evaluation Manager
Amber Owens-LaymonStudy Coordinator, Dallas/Ft Worth
Letty SalasStudy Coordinator, El Paso