Mark Ryle, LCSW CEO, Project Open Hand (San Francisco/Alameda Counties)

Vice Chair

Richard Ayoub Executive Director, Project Angel Food (Los Angeles County)


Alberto Cortes Executive Director, Mama's Kitchen (San Diego County)

Cathryn Couch CEO, Ceres Community Project (Marin/Sonoma Counties)

Paul Hepfer Vice President of Programs, The Health Trust (Santa Clara County)

Ron Karp Executive Director, Food for Thought (Sonoma County)

Coalition & Pilot Program Manager

Adrian Nunez Director of Health Care Initiatives, Project Open Hand

Coalition Workgroups

Medical Nutrition Workgroup

Aimee Madura, RD The Health Trust

Katelyn Tran, RD Project Angel Food

Kim Madsen, RD Project Open Hand

Nina Redman, RD Food for Thought

Suzanne MacDonald, RD Ceres Community Project

Stephanie Boyd, RD  Mama's Kitchen

Client Services Workgroup

Claire Bleymaier, MPH, RN The Health Trust

Kristine Jansen Mama's Kitchen

Lili Gunter Ceres Community Project

Penelope Butterfield Food for Thought

Robert Boller Project Angel Food

Serena Ngo  Project Open Hand


Communications Workgroup

Deborah Ramelli Ceres Community Project

Dominique Flores Food for Thought

Gustavo Caraveo The Health Trust

Leah Weatherspoon Project Open Hand