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
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Jeffrey Bandy


Dr. Julie Bedford

Director of School Partnerships
Curtis Cooper (Small)

Curtis Cooper

Director of IT
Judith McNeeley (Small)

Judith McNeeley

Vice President of Community Engagement
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Sheryl Stoddard

Vice President of Administration
Cara Rayner

Cara Rayner

Senior Director of Operations & Project Management
Jessica Ramsay

Jessica Ramsay

Director of Wellness & Nutrition


David Black

David Black

Transportation/Operations Director
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Bridget Brown

Director of Food Secure Livingston
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Krista Cierpial

Director of Human Resources

Betz Des Chenes

Director of Mobile Distributions
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Greg Drouillard

Director of Food Sales & Purchasing

Phil Garofalo

Director, Marketing & Communications
Justin Gruber

Justin Gruber

Senior Director, Strategic and Data Analytics
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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Denise Leduc

Director of Community Engagement
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Carmen Mattia

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

Lawrence Seay

Facilities Director

Kristin Sokul

Senior Director, Advancement – Marketing, Communications and Media PR
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Rachel Williams

Director of Strategic Community Impact

Department Managers

Mollie Allard

Agency Relations Operations Manager

Rachel Binder

Operations Program Manager

Katherine Body

Community Giving Manager

Amy Pierzchala

Data Processing and Reporting Manager

Albert Foster

Food Safety and Sanitation Manager

Greg Kozlowski

Information Technology Manager

Ray Leduc

Livingston Operations Manager

Carrie Lettieri

Office Manager

Renee Metcalf

Cooking Matters Program Manager

Misty Sidelinker

Food Procurement Manager

Ibzan Way

Detroit Distribution Manager

Media/Press Room

Media Contacts

Kristin Sokul
Director of Advancement Strategy and Planning

Don Tanner & Matt Friedman
Tanner Friedman
248 254 6782