Board and Staff Directory

2023 Board of Directors


Jason Pursehouse, Chair, Meijer 

Ron Bartholomew, Vice-Chair, WNDU

Brandon Demitruk, Treasurer/Secretary, TCU


Linda Berth, Retired CEO

Joe Fullenkamp, Barnes & Thornburg, LLP 

Ellen Meihofer, United Way of LaPorte County

Tim Ryan, Ryan Career Consulting

Dr. Brandon White, South Bend Community School Corporation

Jeff Wisler, Woodforest National Bank

Alicia Webber, Hub International


Food Bank Staff


Marijo Martinec, ( ) Executive Director and CEO

Larry Flickinger, ( ) Programs and Experience Manager

Barb Freel, ( ) Adminstrative Coordinator

Oscar Gibson, ( ) Warehouse Manager

Konnie Harkin, ( ) Administrative Support & Inventory Specialist

Brandy Love, ( ) Agency Relations Director

Cara Montana, ( ) Human Resources/Office Manager

Theresa Thompson, ( ) Finance Manager & Executive Assistant

Bob Wieneke, ( ) Food Donor Relationship Director


Timo Fuentes, Warehouse Services

Ken Kizer, Agency Distribution Coordinator

Bill Nowostawski, ( ) Warehouse Services

Curtis Shilders, Warehouse Specialist



Tommy Shannon, Environmental Services/Building Maintenance

Lawanda Webber, Environmental Services Associate



Ron Albert

Thomas Harber

Dionte Porter

James Mason

John Scott

James Seward

Terrance Taylor


Community Food Pantry of St. Joseph County:

Gerri Smith, Pantry Assistant

Robert Young, Pantry Assistant






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