The Gleaners Team

Senior Leadership

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Gerry Brisson

President & CEO
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Julie Beamer

Chief Operating Officer
Jeff Ossowski (Small)

Jeff Ossowski

Chief Financial Officer
Patrick Schulte (Small)

Patrick Schulte

Chief Development Officer
Judith McNeeley (Small)

Judith McNeeley

Vice President of Community Engagement
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Sheryl Stoddard

Vice President of Administration
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Jeffrey Bandy


Dr. Julie Bedford

Director of School Partnerships
David Black

David Black

Transportation/Operations Director
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Krista Cierpial

Director of Human Resources
Justin Gruber

Justin Gruber

Senior Director, Data and Strategic Analytics
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Joe Knight

Director of Operations Process Enhancement and Engagement
Jessica Ramsay

Jessica Ramsay

Director of Wellness & Nutrition Education
Cara Rayner

Cara Rayner

Senior Director of Operations & Project Management
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Kristin Sokul

Senior Director of Advancement Communications, Marketing, and Media/PR
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Shawn Thompson

Senior Director of Governance and Executive Communications


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Paul Bissa

Director of Grants

Betz Des Chenes

Director of Mobile and Volunteer Programs
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Greg Drouillard

Director of Food Sales & Purchasing
Angela Halverson

Angela Halverson

Director of Donor Engagement
Cory Joyrich

Cory Joyrich

Director of Major Gifts and Corporate Partnerships
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John Kastler

Senior Director of Benchmarking & Performance Reporting
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Justin Kimpson

Senior Director of the Ford Resource and Engagement Center at the Fisher Academy
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Carmen Mattia

Senior Director of the Ford Resource and Engagement Center - Mercado
Lawrence Seay

Lawrence Seay

Facilities Director
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Rachel Williams

Director of Strategic Community Impact

Department Managers

Mollie Allard

Agency Relations Manager

Rachel Binder

Operations Program Manager

Amanda Cunningham

Marketing Manager

Albert Foster

Food Safety and Sanitation Manager

Melissa Gervais

Program Manager

Bob Irland

Community Giving Manager

Greg Kozlowski

Information Technology Manager

Ray Leduc

Livingston Operations Manager

Carrie Lettieri

Office Manager

Maria Nederhood

Marketing Content Manager

Renee Metcalf

Cooking Matters Program Manager

Sarah-Grace Motley

Internal Communications Manager

Amy Pierzchala

Data Processing and Reporting Manager

Tabatha Scott

School Partnerships Manager

Misty Sidelinker

Food Procurement Manager

Ibzan Way

Detroit Distribution Manager

Media/Press Room

Media Contacts

Kristin Sokul
Senior Director of Advancement Communications, Marketing, and Media/PR

Don Tanner & Matt Friedman
Tanner Friedman
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