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Leadership & Staff

An all-volunteer Board of Directors provides guidance, direction, and oversight to The Idaho Foodbank.

Executive Committee Members

John Waite

Chair

Rick Stott

Chair Elect

David Light

Treasurer

Gina Walker

Secretary

Michael Hayhurst

Past Chair

Board Members

Diane Bevan

Executive Director

Idaho Women’s Business Center
Boise, ID

Stephen Busch

President (Retired)

Busch Distributors, Inc.
Moscow, ID

Denise Chuckovich

Deputy Director (Retired)

Idaho Dept. Of Health & Welfare
Boise, ID

Ally Daniels

Director, MBA Programs

Boise State University
Boise, ID

Karianne Fallow

CEO

Dairy West
Meridian, ID

Michael Hayhurst

Office Managing Partner

KPMG LLP
Boise, ID

David Light

Principal

The Advisory Group LLC
Boise, ID

Damiao Loucao

VP of Operations

Sysco Idaho, Inc.
Boise, ID

Mark McKellar

President, Food Group

J. R. Simplot
Boise, ID

Salome Mwangi

Coordinator, Refugee Speakers Bureau

Jannus Inc.
Boise, ID

Mari Ramos

Director of Operations

Idaho Hispanic Chamber of Commerce
Nampa, ID

Susie Rios

Statewide Outreach Director

Idaho Women’s Business Center
Burley, ID 83318

Doug Robison

Idaho President

Northwest Farm Credit Services
Twin Falls, ID

Rick Stott

CEO

Superior Farms
Meridian, ID

Miki Virtue

Sr. Director Human Resources

Albertsons
Eagle, ID

John Waite

Vice President, Semiconductor Supply Chain

Genpact Consulting
Boise, ID

Gina Walker

Dir of Revenue Management (Retired)

Sysco Idaho
Boise, ID

Idaho Foodbank Leadership Team

Karen Vauk

President & CEO

Craig Johnson

Chief Financial Officer

Morgan Wilson

Chief Development Officer

Jack Robinson

Director of Human Resources

Randy Ford

Chief Operating Officer

Evan Curry

Director of Programs & Partnerships

Megan Seal

Director of Community Initiatives

Staff Directory

Management Team

Name

Position

Karen Vauk

President and CEO

Craig Johnson

Chief Financial Officer

Morgan Wilson

Chief Development Officer

Randy Ford

Chief Operating Officer

Evan Curry

Director of Programs & Partnerships

Megan Seal

Director of Community Initiatives

Jack Robinson

Director of Human Resources

Meridian Office – Southwestern Idaho

Name

Position

Alejandra Hernandez

Community Liaison

Alex Kotsyuba

Driver II

Allie Dufault

Volunteer Program Specialist

Amy Mitchell

Database Administrator

Blake Garshak

Safety Specialist

Bonnie Holtzclaw

Shared Operational Services

Brittney Davey

Corporate & Community Relations Supervisor

Calvin Gartrell

Inventory Control Coordinator

Calvin Mitchell

Mobile & Partner Specialist

Carla Hoffman

Continuous Improvement Project Manager

Carlyn Blake

Development Manager

Caroline Lincoln

Digital Communications Coordinator

Carrie Jilek

Programs Coordinator

Craig Cain

Inventory Control Supervisor

Cynthia Kneisl

Program Data Specialist

Dianne Burnette

CSFP Data Entry Assistant

Don Brown

Food Sourcing Developer

Doug Spahr

Warehouse Coordinator

Gabrielle Boobar

Nutrition Services Manager

Hal Ziegler

Data Analyst/Administrator

Jane McLaughlin

Volunteer Program Coordinator

Janet Rising

Assistant Controller

James Aubertin

Web Development Coordinator

Jason Luther

Warehouse Specialist

Jennifer Erickson

Food Safety & Compliance Manager

Karen Buffelen

Senior Accountant

Kelsey Cooper

Community Health Coordinator

Ken Jensen

Inventory Control Coordinator

Lara Perkins

Food Sourcing Coordinator

Larrianne Benke

Executive Assistant

Leticia Garcia

Community Partner Coordinator

Lily Ettler

Volunteer Program Specialist

Lisa Haley

Mobile & Partner Specialist

Lynn Dill

Food Sourcing Manager

Natalia Brookshier

Human Resources Specialist

Pam Sather

Accounting Specialist

Pete Valdon

South Central Regional Coordinator

Raymond McCrory

Driver II

Rebekah Punt

Development Administrative Assistant

Rhoda Hall

Gift Processing Specialist

Rod Coffey

Warehouse Specialist

Roger Noble

Warehouse Specialist/Distribution

Ryan Ogle

Warehouse Specialist/Order Puller

Sandra Alvarez

Nutrition Education Specialist

Scott Howell

SW Idaho Distribution Manager

Summer Weishaup

Warehouse Team Lead

Sydney Reid

Community Engagement Coordinator

Tami Fisher

Sr. Grant Administrator

Terry Kindall

Driver

Theresa Vawter

Public Relations & Government Affairs Coordinator

Tim Nichols

Marketing Communications Manager

Tom Bergen

Driver I – Twin Falls

Victoria Martinez

Children’s Nutrition Coordinator

Vonda Pattee

Shared Operational Services

Wendy Freckleton

HR Assistant

Lewiston Office – North Central Distribution

Name

Position

Michael Wigen

North Central Idaho Branch Manager

Ashley Singer

Receptionist

Derek VanBoeyen

Driver I/Warehouse Specialist

Hy’D Andrews

Development Coordinator

Lisa Turpin

Nutrition & Partner Specialist

Luke Penney

Warehouse Specialist/Driver I

Tim Pixley

Warehouse Specialist/Driver I

Pocatello Office – Eastern Distribution

Name

Position

Kia Shaw

Eastern Idaho Branch Manager

Cecilia Watson

Nutrition Education Specialist

Ellen Barnes

Receptionist

Jonna Behm

Development Coordinator

Ken Field

Warehouse Coordinator

Maren Nelson

Community Partner Specialist

Michael Neimann

Driver II

Shaela Litzau

Program Support Specialist

Shaun McFerrin

Operations Support Supervisor

Todd Betty

Driver II