Staff and Board

A few of the community leaders who dedicate their time and expertise to further our mission of ending hunger in Coastal South Carolina.

President and CEO

Pat Walker
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Community Initiatives

VP of Community Initiatives

Erin Fisher
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Child/Senior Hunger Programs Manager

Kara Moore
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Director of Agency Relations

Joanna Bruno
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Executive Chef

Kimberly Ortego
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Community Engagement Specialist

Ally Elrod-Bloom
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Programs Compliance Manager

Food Works Manager

Melinda Waddell
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Client Services Coordinator

Sydney Singhass
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AmeriCorps VISTA

Marek Wojtala
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Nutrition Manager

Dana Mitchel
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Agency Relations Manager
Terry Acker
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SNAP Education Coordinator

Autumn Reid
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SNAP Education

Jennifer Reynolds
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Child Hunger Coordinator 
Rachel Allison
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Nutrition AmeriCorps
Rachel Newcomb
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Development and Communications

VP of Development
Kathryn Douglas
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Events Manager

Grants Manager

Kelly Kelley
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Director of Major Gifts

Dennis Toney
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Volunteer Manager
Andrew Peiffer
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Donor Data Manager

Peter Mathias
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Communications Manager

Hailey Ezekiel
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Volunteer Coordinator

Kevin Gravely
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Finance and Administration

Chief Financial Officer

Felicia Houston
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Accounts Receivable Manager

Marianne Fortin
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Administrative Manager

Melanie Johnson
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Accounts Payable Manager

Nicole Brown
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Director of Human Resources

Marian Logan
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Administrative Assistant

Shawntrae Battle
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IT Specialist
Jeff Griffin
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Frederica Ladson
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VP of Operations

Brian Keenan
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Director of Procurement

Margaret Grant
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Distribution Manager

Alicia Duffany
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Food Resource Manager

Caroline Kies
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Food Resource Manager
Mary Brook
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Director of Warehouse & Logistics

Tony Howard
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Inventory Manager

Douglas Raynor
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Shipping & Receiving Manager

Darryl Johnson
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Reclamation Manager
Robert Wilson
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Transportation Coordinator
Walt Gray

Warehouse Coordinator

Christopher Ellis
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Warehouse Agency Coordinator
Rofely Pichardo
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Senior Retail Driver
Chester Davis III

Retail Driver
Curtis Collins

Retail Driver
Ernest Mitchell

Wilmot Simmons

Warehouse Coordinator
Eddie Cardona

Warehouse Receiving Associate

Charlie Allen

Maintenance Coordinator
Greg Weathers

Warehouse Associate / Driver

Frank Seitz

Warehouse Agency Associate

Jermaine Smith

Warehouse Associate / Driver
Darron Knecht

Warehouse Associate / Driver
John Spigner

Warehouse Associate

James Drass

Yemassee Distribution Center – 843.589.4118

Regional Food Center Manager

Christopher Gillette

Warehouse Associate

Brett Dunbar

Warehouse Associate / Driver
Brandon Grant

Warehouse Agency Coordinator

Brenda Myers

Grand Strand Distribution Center – 843.448.0341

Regional Food Center Manager

Shayla Livingston

Warehouse Associate/Driver

Johnny Brown

Food and Fund Coordinator

Bryan Moore

Warehouse Agency Coordinator

Brian Hinger

Membership Coordinator

Barbara Miller

Warehouse Associate / Driver

Arthur Dionisio

Board of Directors

The Lowcountry Food Bank is governed by a volunteer Board of Directors comprised of representatives from the local community.

Martha McNeil, Chairman / Morgan Stanley

Monica Scott, Vice Chairman / College of Charleston

Erik Glaser, Treasurer / Glaser + Company

Shelly Yuhas / The Directions Group, Inc.

Tyler Condon

Morgan Stanley

Tiffany Crumpton


Evie Evans

Evans Law, LLC

David Hood

Greg Horton

Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice, PLLC

Brett Hulsey

Shooting Star Creations

Mark H. Mizell, CCIM

Birchin Lane Realty Advisors, LLC

Darryl Porter

Lineage Logistics

Peter Steketee

Embassy Suites Charleston Area Convention Center

Vincent Wallace

Jonathan Williams

Push Advocacy