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Rob Prielipp, Chief Administrative Officer

Otis “Barry” Phillips, Director of Operations

Mia Thomas, Director of Financial Development & Marketing

Michelle Tobin, Director of Human Resources

Cynthia Simpson, Controller

Taylor Davids, Development & Communications Specialist

Kristy McLellan, Development Specialist

Yasha Rodriguez, Grants Specialist

Midlands Branch

Chuck Backman, Midlands Branch Executive Director

Reggie Carter, Senior Manager, Warehouse

Erica Cheeks, Senior Manager, Agency Relations & Programs

Douglas Groendyke, Food Solicitor

Talae Tuitele White, Senior Manager, Emergency Food Pantry

Sara Gibson, Program Compliance & Mobile Food Pantries Coordinator

Quinn Hayes, Midlands Development Specialist

Kara Pippin, Volunteer Coordinator

Cherilyn Washington, Senior Feeding Programs Coordinator

Elizabeth Williams, Volunteer Coordinator

Pee Dee Branch

Nicole Echols, Pee Dee Branch Executive Director

Leondra Fields, Agency Relations Manager

Jim Harper, Warehouse Manager

Upstate Branch

Dane Boudreau, Upstate Branch Executive Director

Amy Bell, Emergency Food Pantry Manager

Doug Hallums, Warehouse Manager

Autumn Shearin, Upstate Development Specialist

Sheila Stansell, Agency Relations Manager

Isabel Martinez, Volunteer Coordinator

Board of Directors

John Welsh, First Citizens Bank  - Chair

Jada Willis, Willis HR - Vice Chair

Mark Bokesch, Bokesch & Tipton LLC - Treasurer

Catherine Brazell, Bank of America - Secretary

Erinn Rowe, Bank of America - Past Chair

Sam Johnson, Nexsen Pruet

Anne Matthews, Rotary International and Retired Educator

Rush Smith, Nelson Mullins Riley Scarborough LLP

Lenore Zedosky, Retired