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

Chief Executive Officer

Wayne Linder

Director of Operations

Jennifer Thomas

Director of Human Resources

Patrick McClusky

Interim Senior Director of Operations

Jon Barnacastle

Director of Programs

Ginger Pegues

Interim Director of Development


Mary Alice Kline

President; First Horizon

George W. Bradford

Mrs. Stratton's Salads

Brad Jones

Cushman & Wakefield

James Mowery

Publix Supermarkets

Susana Schuler


Josh Wellen

Enterprise Fleet Management, Inc.

Ellie Taylor

Vice President; Alabama Grocer's Association

Gerry Kassouf

Kassouf & Co.

William Owens

Owens Landscape Group

Estela Tirado

Alabama Aprende y Emprende

David Wilson

UPS Healthcare

David Bell

Secretary; C & M Food Distributing, Inc.

Miriam Gaines

Samford University

Bill Kreis

JohnsonKreis Construction Inc.

Alyson Tucker

Alabama Power

David Wood

Wood Fruitticher Company

Clyde Tisdale

Treasurer; Regions Bank

R. Ed. Goodwin, III

(R) Western Supermarkets

David LeCompte

Bridgeworth Wealth Management

Joseph Ritchey

Dentons Sirote

Phil Webb

Webb Concrete & Building Materials, Inc.