Leadership and Board

The CFB Team

The Community Food Bank of Central Alabama is comprised of a close-knit team of around 35-40, all based in Birmingham, Alabama. Whether someone is in the front office or handling food in the warehouse, every member of the CFB staff is important and mission-minded. We are focused on feeding our neighbors in central Alabama, and we know that together, we can make an impact.

If you’re looking to join us, be sure to check our job postings regularly!


Nicole Williams

Interim Executive Director

Patrick McClusky

Interim Senior Director of Operations

Wayne Linder

Director of Operations

Jon Barnacastle

Director of Programs

Jillian Presley

Director of Finance

Ginger Pegues

Interim Director of Development

Jennifer Thomas

Director of Human Resources


Mary Alice Kline

President; First Horizon

Ellie Taylor

Vice President; Alabama Grocer's Association

David Bell

Secretary; C & M Food Distributing, Inc.

Clyde Tisdale

Treasurer; Regions Bank

George W. Bradford

Mrs. Stratton's Salads

Dr. Khalilah Brown

Jefferson County Dept. of Health

Miriam Gaines

Samford University

R. Ed. Goodwin, III

(R) Western Supermarkets

Brad Jones

Cushman & Wakefield

Gerry Kassouf

Kassouf & Co.

Bill Kreis

JohnsonKreis Construction Inc.

James Mowery

Publix Supermarkets

William Owens

Owens Landscape Group

Dr. Robert Record

Christ Health Center

Joseph Ritchey

Dentons Sirote

Susana Schuler


Estela Tirado

Alabama Aprende y Emprende

Alyson Tucker

Alabama Power

Phil Webb

Webb Concrete & Building Materials, Inc.

Josh Wellen

Enterprise Fleet Management, Inc.

David Wilson

UPS Healthcare

David Wood

Wood Fruitticher Company