Passionate about: Family, Community, Social Justice, Relationships, Development, Fly-Fishing
Hidden Talent: I’m pretty decent with a Frisbee.
Favorite Food: I’m a happy omnivore. I tend to really like food. My favorite is probably anything Mexican. Wrap a tortilla around a random food product, and I’m pretty stoked.
Program Operations Director
When I retire I want to be: A librarian, a crossing guard, a park ranger, a school secretary, a preschool teacher, a lunch lady, a goat farmer & a fly fishing guide.
Relaxations: Reading, all Children, Baking Quiches & Pies, Hands in the Dirt
Favorite Foods: Decaf Lattes & All things Mexican
406.549.0543, ext. 102
Director of Development and Advocacy
Fave Five: Rivers. Syntax. Pencils – the kind you sharpen. Wit. Saturday mornings.
Things I say: [Insert adjective] as day. I’m not gonna lie… Certainly. My kid also has 50 nicknames, all of which are food related.
Favorite Food: All about Fall food. Soup. Macaroni and cheese. Potato anything. Tamales.
406.549.0543, ext. 103
Events & Marketing Coordinator
Focus: Learning new skills, sharing knowledge with others, community, traveling, refinishing furniture, History (anything World War II related).
Foundation: Family, friends, swimming, teaching Jazzercise, laughing, living.
Favorite Food: Mac & Cheese. Or Grilled Cheese … maybe just cheese.
406.549.0543, ext. 105
Program Services Coordinator
Passionate about: my job, wellness, nutrition, self-improvement
Excited about: skiing, bike rides, delicious food, travel, home improvements.
Inspired by: People who devote their lives to the wellbeing of others: “Strong people stand up for themselves. But the strongest stand up for others.”-Unknown
Favorite Food: Raspberries and salty caramel ice cream (not together)
406.549.0543, ext. 110
Passionate about: Making people smile.
Favorite Foods: Gnocchi and London Broil
406.549.0543, ext. 106
Hobbies: Outdoor adventures, horseback riding, river fun, skiing, soccer
Favorite Foods: BBQ peaches w/ caramel praline ice cream, pizza and mac and cheese (not all in one meal)
The Long and the Short: “Life isn’t about waiting for the storm to pass, it’s about learning how to dance in the rain.” -Vivian Greene
406.549.0543, ext. 107
Store Services Coordinator
Skills: Patience. Listening. Kindness.
Passions: Adventuring in the mountains, deep powder turns, photography, helping others
Favorite foods: Steak, chocolate chip cookie dough ice cream with rainbow sprinkles
406.549.0543, ext. 107
Driver & Operations Assistant
Likes: Music, History, Classic Rock N Roll; Jingles [a lost art], working with people, laughing and making people smile; service to others. Working at Missoula Food Bank has been the most rewarding job of my life.
Favorite Quote: “Start where you are. Use what you have. Do what you can.” – Arthur Ashe
Favorite Foods: BBQ with beans & coleslaw
Nuts & Bolts: Office wrangling of all kinds.
Fundamentals: Gardening, books, movies, sci-fi/fantasy.
Depth: Family, friends, my animals, food.
Favorite Food: Summer – ratatouille, Winter – Soup of any kind.
406.549.0543, ext. 100
Store Service Assistant
Hobbies: Watching sports, hiking, working, and spending time with my wife (Malissa), sons (Michael & Russell), and our dogs (Sandy & Bruce)
Skills: Organizing, making others smile
Favorite Food: Cheesy potatoes or tacos