United Food Bank Board of Directors

Meet the driving force behind United Food Bank

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Ms. Mariann Ward, Chairwoman; Customer Metering Services Manager, Salt River Project (retired)

Mr. Raveen Arora, Vice Chair; President, Spices and More, The Dhaba

Mr. Bill Warren, Secretary; Senior Manager, The Boeing Company

Mr. Dave Plumb, Treasurer; CEO, Navopache Electric (retired)

Mr. Mike Suriano, Assistant Treasurer; Chief Financial Officer, Southwest Foodservice Excellence, LLC

Mr. Chris Wodarcyk, Immediate Past Chairman; Technical Services Manager, Empire Southwest, LLC


Ms. Katie Arrington, Member; Client Service Manager, Ameriprise Financial

Ms. Cathy Chlarson, Member; Associate Communications and Engagement Manager, Fry’s Food

Mr. James Christensen, Member; President and CEO, Gateway Bank

Mr. Trevor Hansen, Member; Chief Revenue Officer, Thomas Printworks

Mr. Scott Kooiman, Member; Vice President-Operations, The Kenny Klaus Team/Keller Williams

Ms. Sonia Martinez, Member; Owner, Law Offices of Sonia Martinez

Ms. Jill Norgaard, Member; Former State Representative-LD18, Arizona State House

Mr. Jason Porter, Member; Deputy Director/General Counsel, Arizona Industrial Commission

Mr. Marty Rios, Member; Director of Membership Services, East Valley Hispanic Chamber of Commerce

Mr. Dennis Runyan, Member; Senior Account Executive, Comp Ray, Inc.

Mr. Joe Shelley, Member; Police Chief, Show Low Police Department

Mr. Michael Soelberg, Member; Police Chief, Town of Gilbert Police Department

Mr. Kevin Thompson, Member; Council Member District 6, City of Mesa

Ms. Nicole Washington, Member; Director of Nutrition Services, Dignity Health, Mercy Gilbert

Ms. Kelli Williams, Member; Clinical Operations, Mercy Maricopa Integrated Care

Ms. Jennifer Rivera, Member; Communications Director, Waste Management of Arizona

Ms. Jennifer Holsman Tretreault, Member; Region General Counsel, US Foods, INC.

Ms. Christina La Porte, Member; Communications Manager, Experience Scottsdale (Scottsdale Convention & Visitors Bureau)

Ms. Linde Harned, Member; HR Consultant

Mr. Jeffrey Edouard, Member; Owner, Flox Customs LLC