Suzanne Birch

Suzanne is passionate about serving people and oversees all aspects of the BCS operation.

Dino Biaggi

Financial Literacy Manager

Dino oversees the education and provides financial mentoring for families. His Master’s thesis on financial literacy and his certificate in financial planning are complements to his passion to see our families grow in fiscal health.  

Andrew Rowlett

Operations Manager

Andrew returned to BCS in summer of 2010. He oversees all warehouse operations and staff.  Andrew’s upbeat personality and great sense of humor keep the volunteers and staff on their toes.

Community Development Manager

Valerie is our bright and bubbly Community Development Manager! You can find her talking to volunteers and donors and planning BCS’ next big event!

Ameena Farrouge

Account Coordinator and Marketing Assistant

Ameena is always happy to help! She manages participant, agency, and donor accounts through Salesforce, conducts intake interviews, and assists in developing marketing materials and social media content.

Amber Smart

Administrative Assistant

Amber is currently helping in the front office with just about everything (because she knows everything)! Her upbeat personality is bound to make you smile when you come into BCS.

Sara Joy Johnson

Account Coordinator and Dispatch

Sara’s caring and attentive attitude will make anyone who walks in the front door feel welcome! She’s our newest front office staff member and can help with anything from dispatch to payments.

Lauren Prusso

Clean Room Supervisor

Lauren coordinates BCS volunteers in breaking down bulk food and restocking donated product in the warehouse.  Her “can do”  spirit makes her a joy to work with.

Jeanelle Holstine

Warehouse Associate

Jeanelle can always be found working hard in the warehouse organizing and sorting incoming donations. Volunteers love to work with her because of her upbeat, can-do attitude!

Lynn Holstine

Freezer/Cooler Associate

Lynn returned to BCS as a full-time employee in November 2012, and we are happy to have her. Her work style reminds us of the Roadrunner cartoons; no one can keep up with her! She and Andrew Rowlett work together coordinating the warehouse.

Danny Landis

Driver

Danny is one of our dedicated drivers, who is also part of the warehouse crew. His positive energy and happy attitude are contagious, making him an amazing team member.

Warehouse Associate

Jason is our newest addition to the warehouse! He’s eager to learn and help volunteers find a job that works for them!

Clayton Holstine

Freezer/Cooler Associate

Dave Toedtemeier

Driver

Dave came on staff part-time in April 2007 after volunteering for several years. As a part-time driver, Dave picks up product weekly and volunteers for us when needed. This keeps his “retirement” exciting, in combination with his interest in coins, hunting and fishing.

Garden Volunteer Manager

Extraordinary Volunteers

Barry Birch

Barry was our first full-time employee and public relations person for BCS.  After serving BCS families, staff and volunteers for over 23 years Barry passed away on March 31, 2015.  You can read more about Barry.

Jenn Kirkpatrick

Childcare Coordinator

Jenn is our super mom, super childcare coordinator. She takes care of the online signup for childcare shifts and scheduling, and is the one you should email if you are interested in signing up for a childcare shift!

Angela Baker

Baker Garden Coordinator

Angela has hosted and managed the BCS Teaching Garden since 2000. Her primary focus is permaculture, a philosophy of low-cost, high yield, sustainable gardening that seeks to mimic Natural ecosystems. For stress management Angela participates in women’s roller derby.

Ashley Schreiner

Garden Volunteer Coordinator

Ashley coordinates volunteers to maintain and harvest produce at our two BCS Gardens. She weekly assists managers and owners to meet the needs of the gardens and ensure produce is brought to the warehouse for BCS families to enjoy.

David Johnson

Extraordinary Volunteer

David arrives every morning, Monday through Friday, with a huge smile and energy to burn. He assists with pickups, helps keep the warehouse clean and tidy, and is able to brighten up any room. What a joy it is to have him always here with us!

Daryl Holstine

Volunteer Boot Coordinator

Daryl volunteers at the Danner boot coordinator. He is also fortunate to be married to Lynn Holstine :).