Meet our leadership.

Food Bank of the Rockies relies on the experience and dedication of so many people. From volunteers to paid staff, administrators to drivers, prep cooks to program coordinators, we are all committed in our mission of hope and community. Below you can find the representatives of our Board of Directors and our Leadership Team, as well as contact information when available.

Board of Directors

Daniel H. Ball

Complex Director and Senior Managing Director, RBC Wealth Management

Gordon Banks

Board Secretary

Retired President, Marketing, FirstBank

Garry Beaulieu

Principal, Innovest

Dana J. Benfield

CMO, Wellness Division, Elements Massage

Nick Benham

Board Chair

Corporate Controller / Finance, Ardent Mills

Christina Bowen

Board Vice-Chair

Director of Community Investment, West Division at Comcast

Errol Brown

Counsel – Haynes & Boone

Reid M. Galbraith

Real Estate Associate, Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck

Kayla Garcia

Community Affairs Director – Molson Coors Beverage Company

Deborah Joa
VP, Commercial Market Ideation – OptumHealth
Nick Morris

CEO, Western Paper Distributors

Ethan Nkana

Principal, Rocky Mountain Physician Agency

Katie O’Connor

Public Health & Health Promotion Consultant

Melissa Osse

VP of Government Relations – HealthONE

Jack Pargeon

Board Treasurer

Vice President, Controller Bellco Credit Union

Raju Patel

SVP & Denver Market President, Bank of America

Patricia Person

Board Immediate Past Chair

Retired Partner, Ernst & Young

Bart Pugh

Vice President, Scholarship Operations, Daniels Fund

Tiffany A. Todd

Managing Council, Employment, Western Union

Michael Tousignant

Sector Vice President and Managing Director, CoBank

Douglas Wilhelm

Retired Executive Vice President, CoBank

Leadership Team

Aditi Desai

Vice President of Marketing & Communications

Steve Kullberg

Chief Operating Officer

Jennifer Lackey

Chief Development Officer

Heather MacKendrick Costa

Chief Financial Officer

Cindy Mitchell

Vice President of Programs

Erin Pulling

President & CEO

Lorena Toland

Vice President of People & Culture

Western Slope and Wyoming Leadership

Sue Ellen Rodwick

Western Slope Director

Tony Woodell
Tony Woodell

Wyoming Director

We strive for the utmost transparency, and we’re proud to provide our financial reports for public review.