Executive Director

Kristen Wild

Executive Director

We know that hunger is a complicated problem.  But, it is solvable.  Everyday, OFS and our community partners find practical and effective ways to surround food-insecure families with healthy food where they live, work, learn and play. Our efforts to expand depend on the support of the St. Louis bi-state region.  Help us heal hunger and strengthen our future.

Senior Leadership

Lucinda Perry

Director of Strategic Initiatives

Trina Ragain

Director of Policy & Innovation

Brian Wieher

Director of Child & Family Nutrition

Ellen Reed-Fox

Director of Development

Agency Relations & Operations

Bridget Brooks

Front Office Administrator

Randy Carthans


Darnell Grady

Warehouse Assistant

Terry McKinney

Warehouse Manager

Jill Thompson

Agency Relations Manager

Sarah Swearer

Manager of Public Policy

Angel Cosey

Warehouse Associate

Mike Youngstrom

Warehouse Associate

Nutrition Education

Carmen Berry

Manager of Nutrition Education Programs

Lindsey Kren

Nutrition Educator

Hannah Thornburgh


Jade Umberger

Nutrition Educator

Child Nutrition Programs

Brooklyn Abbott

Coordinator of Child Nutrition Programs

Alyssa Morrison

Coordinator of Child Nutrition Programs

Melissa Weissler

Manager of Child Nutrition Programs

Research Demonstration Programs

Jennie Oberkrom

Manager of Clinical Integration

Brittney Stone

Fresh Rx Nutrition Coordinator

Brittany Rudy

Fresh Rx Community Chef

Katie Simpson

Fresh Rx Community Resource Coordinator

Development & Communications

Jack Baran

Food Donations Relationship Manager

Judy Coyman

Director of Community Relations

Katie Shay Schneider

Volunteer Manager

Mark Taylor

Sr. Manager, Development & Comm


Steve Baer

Finance & Administration Manager

Julie Mann

Director of Finance