Food Bank Leadership & Board

Food Bank Leadership

Peter Werbicki
President & CEO

Gideon Adams
Vice President of Community Health & Engagement

Jessica Slider Whichard (Interim)
Vice President of Development

Charles Burton
Vice President of Human Resources

Mickey Holt
Vice President of Finance

Charlie Hale
Vice President of Operations & Programs

Earline Middleton
Vice President of Partner Services & Public Policy

Board of Directors

Troy Leshko, Chair
Executive Lead of Operations & Logistics, Peapod Digital Labs

Octavio Soares, Chair Elect
Director of Regional Operations, Crop Protection North America, BASF Corporation

Anne Lloyd, Treasurer
Retired, Martin Marietta

Stephanie J. Miles, Secretary
Pearson, Director of Business Intelligence; Global Operations

Monica Barnes
Community Affairs and Programming Director, ABC11

Greg Bromberger
Vice President, Corporate Treasury, Cisco Systems, Inc.

Dan Carrell
Vice President, Global Procurement, IBM Corporation

Jill Coleman
Owner, Trade Bridge Properties, LLC

Stephen Cooke
Retired, Genworth Mortgage Insurance Corporation

Denise Fenwick
Human Resources Director, Nationwide Insurance

Greg Fountain
Senior Director, Global Services Management, Customer Experience, Cisco Systems

David L. Garris (Ex-Officio – Greenville/New Bern)
Director of Retail Operations, Food Lion 

Ari Lawson Grimsley (Ex-Officio – Sandhills)
Project Coordinator: Electrical Wiring Systems, Legrand, North America

Sylvia Hackett
Vice President of the Rex Healthcare Foundation, Rex Healthcare

Charles Inman
Director of Operations, Food Lion 

David Kochman
Vice President, Communications, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina

Christine Mazzone
General Counsel and Company Secretary, Plant Health Care

Kristy Meares Sides
Senior Fiduciary Advisory Specialist, Carolina East

Jonathan Mize
Partner, Womble Bond Dickinson (US), LLP 

Joy Newhouse
Community Volunteer

Brent Rains
Regional General Manager, Walmart Stores, Inc.

Matt Rogers, Ph.D (Ex-Officio – Wilmington)
Vice President of Strategic Partnerships, Aramark

Walter Rogers
Attorney, Smith Anderson

Shelayne Daly Sutton
Board Director and President, Daly Seven, Inc.

Tim Tripp
Vice President, Engineering & Technical Customer Relations, Duke Energy

Chris Wozencroft
Managing Director, Product Control, Credit Suisse

Susan D. Yaggy
Retired, NC Foundation for Advanced Health Programs

George S. York Jr.
President and CEO, York Properties, Inc.