Wh Meet Our Team

Our Board of Directors is comprised of community leaders who volunteer their time, contribute their expertise, and financially support Feeding the Gulf Coast. With the help of the President & CEO, the Board guides the organization to fulfill its mission and maintain financial responsibility.

To reach a member of our management team, please call the main office at (251) 653-1617 and dial the proper extension when prompted.

Management Team

  • David Reaney Interim CEO & President, ext. 106
  • Cyndy Baggett Vice President of Development and Marketing, ext. 130
  • Beth Finch Outreach Manager, ext. 145
  • Eugenie Sellier Director of Child Nutrition Programs, ext. 126
  • Brian Phelan Director of Operations, ext. 117
  • Danyele Schmidt Agency Relations Manager, ext. 114
  • Jani Young Accounting Manager, ext. 107
  • Tracee Wallace Human Resources Manager, ext. 146

Board of Directors

  • Brad Hicks, Chair Stone Crosby, P.C.
  • Doug Whitmore, Vice Chair Wells Fargo Advisors
  • Michael Holland, Treasurer Bryant Bank
  • Derrick Williams, Secretary City of Mobile
  • Bruce Baker RE/MAX Infinity
  • Chad Brown Thompson Holdings, Inc.
  • Jorge Cancel Titan Homes
  • Debbie Floyd Coastal Alabama Community College, retired
  • Michael Hollis Southeast Toyota Finance
  • Rufus Hudson Regions Bank
  • Dr. Valerie James VisionSpot Consulting Group, LLC
  • Leigh Anne Jones United Bank
  • Willson McClelland The First, A National Banking Association
  • Ben Russell Coastal Slip Form, LLC
  • Lee Teumer Hy-Grade Valve Inc.
  • Katie Widdows Hancock & Whitney Bank
  • Marion A. Quina Jr., Past Chair Retired

Florida Advisory

  • Jennifer Micklos
  • David Gaines
  • Kristen Rhodes
  • Larry Strain
  • John Merting
  • Bruce Baker

Mississippi Advisory

  • Kaila Moran Griffith
  • Tristan Odom
  • Brittany Ridgway
  • Stephanie Payne
  • LaWanda Joans
  • Jessica Crosby
  • Chris Vignes
  • Jakavious Pickett
  • Frank Magee
  • Holly Gibbs
  • Daniel Payne
  • Katie Widdows