Board of Directors and Staff | Connecticut Food Bank

Connecticut Food Bank and Food Share Board of Directors

Wes Higgins, Chair

Elizabeth Henry, Vice Chair
Cigna

Pete Sannizzaro, Treasurer
Talcott Resolution

Arlene Putterman, Secretary

Jason Jakubowski, Ex Officio
President & Chief Executive Officer

Max Barry
Aetna

Thomas M. Buckingham
Nassau Re

Kristen Cooksey Stowers, PhD
Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity at the University of Connecticut

Jenny Chou
Wiggin and Dana LLP

Molly Devanney
Highland Park Market

Alan Feldman
Orthopedic Sports Medicine Center

Harry Garafalo
Garafalo Markets LLC

Joseph R. Gianni
Bank of America

Dr. G. Duncan Harris
Capital Community College

Tiffany Hubbard
McCarter & English

Katherine J. Hunlock
Travelers

Norman W. LaCroix
Decision Analytics Group

Maria Paredes
New Britain Housing Authority

Mitch Podob
Swarovski

Martino Rovero
CVS

Heather Smith-Jaser
PKF O’Connor Davies, LLP

Wendy Wahl
Aetna

Pastor Alfred D. Watts
Cornerstone Christian Center

Diana Zhang
Bridgewater Associates

Honorary Board

William Dyson
Former State Representative

Connecticut Food Bank Staff

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Connecticut Foodbank/Foodshare Senior Leadership Team

Jason Jakubowski, President & CEO

Jeff Bartholomay, Chief Financial Officer

Beverly Catchpole, Chief Giving Officer, Ext. 335

Johanna Fitzgerald, Head of Human Resources, Ext. 326

Daniel Gomez, Chief Operating Officer, Ext. 355

Jennie Hirsch, Executive Assistant & Government Relations Manager

Dr. Katie Martin, Institute Executive Director

Kathryn Mastandrea, Senior Director of Major Gifts

Miranda Muro, Senior Director of Network Strategy

Monica Obrebski, Senior Director of External Relations

Chris O’Rourke, Chief Network & Program Officer

Paul Shipman, Senior Director of Network Resources, Ext. 309

Beth Stokes, Chief Administrative Officer, Ext. 320

Staff

Alecia Andrews, Member Programs Coordinator, Ext. 384

Mike Angus, Warehouse Specialist, Ext. 330

Doug Averill, Warehouse Specialist

Randall Bartram Driver/Warehouse Specialist

Peter Bellacicco, Driver/Warehouse Specialist

Jaymie Betancourt, Warehouse Specialist

Michaela Blain, Volunteer & Community Coordinator, Ext. 321

Kathleen Daley, Warehouse Specialist

Maurice Davis, Warehouse Specialist

Rafael Davis, Warehouse Specialist

Stephanie Decker, Marketing & Communication Manager, Ext. 317

Jason Delieto, Warehouse Specialist, Ext. 306

Karen DeLucia, Controller, Ext. 327

David DeMaio, Senior Director of Operations, Ext. 314

Lenny Eaton, Reclamation Manager, Ext. 316

Rhafton Fearing, Warehouse Specialist

Robert Flynn, Driver/Warehouse Specialist

Stuart French, Development Coordinator, Ext. 356

Richard Foster, Driver/Warehouse Specialist

Frederick Goodman, Community Partnerships Manager, Ext. 331

Sherry Grant, Member Services Manager, Ext. 313

Doug Heberger, Senior Director of Logistics and Fleet Operations, Ext. 318

Cristhian Herrera, Program Coordinator/Dispatcher, Ext. 322

Sarah Hopkins, Inventory Control and Operations Manager

Luis Huertas, Driver/Warehouse Specialist

Daryl Janis, Maintenance Specialist

Mieshie Jenkins, Human Resources Manager, Ext. 337

Janice Lewis, Member Services Coordinator, Ext. 349

Amy Lloyd, Grants and Analytics Manager, Ext. 329

Joshua Maldonado, Warehouse Specialist

Frederick McNulty, Regional Partnerships Coordinator

Everette Medley, Warehouse Specialist

Jessie Mongillo, Accounting Manager, Ext. 308

Michael Patterson, Driver/Warehouse Specialist

Christopher Pazdan, Warehouse Specialist

Jennifer Petagine, Procurement Coordinator – Retail, Ext. 336

James Porrazzo, Driver/Warehouse Specialist

Deborah Ramada, Donor Services & Database Manager, Ext. 325

Kristen Richardson, Food Safety & Compliance Manager, Ext. 330

Keith Roland, Warehouse Specialist

Carolyn Russell, Manager of Compliance and Agency Audit, Ext. 312

Cynthia Sandoval, Customer Service Coordinator, Ext. 332

Amalio Santiago, Warehouse Coordinator, Ext. 342

Daniel Serra, Purchasing Manager, Ext. 385

Rodney Smith, Driver/Warehouse Specialist

Cheryl Thompson, Philanthropy Officer, Ext. 346

Huwerl Thornton, Youth Programs Coordinator, Ext. 324

Randolph Thurlow, Driver/Warehouse Specialist

Josue Valerio, Warehouse Specialist

Sylvia Velky, Distribution Coordinator, Ext. 382

Thomas Wade, Driver/Warehouse Specialist

Daniel Walsh, Warehouse Specialist

Charles Williams, Warehouse Specialist

Delores Wisdom, Volunteer Manager, Ext. 311

Rachel Zovich, Transportation Dispatch Coordinator, Ext. 345