Who We Are

At SFC, we are passionate about our work and share a commitment to expanding access to locally grown food raised with integrity and care. Learn more about our individual staff members, Advisory Council, and Board of Directors below.

* Identifies Spanish speakers

Note: SFC employees are working remotely until further notice due to COVID-19. Please expect a delay in response time to any phone calls made. For the quickest response, please email us.


Mark Bethell

Mark Bethell

  • Chief Executive Officer

Anthony Cordova

  • Chief Financial Officer
Jennifer DeAtley

Jenifer DeAtley

  • Chief Impact Officer

Deirdre Anderson*, CFRE

Chief Development Officer

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Alex Mace

  • Senior Data Specialist

Anh Tu

  • Controller
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Nicole Thompson

  • Senior Grants Manager
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Ariana DeLaurentis

  • Marketing and Communications Manager
Tiffiney Herrera

Tiffiney Herrera

  • Bookkeeping Manager

Anna-Kay Reeves*

  • Multimedia Communications Specialist

Advocacy and Engagement

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Simone Benz*

  • Policy and Advocacy Director

Sayuri Yamanaka*

  • Senior Community Engagement Specialist

Diana Castro*

  • Outreach and Engagement Coordinator

Value Chain


Hallie Casey

  • Value Chain Director

Farm Viability and Farmers' Markets

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Amy Gallo

  • Farm Viability Director
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Maya Adra

  • Farmers' Market Operations Manager

Devon Sisneros

  • Farmers' Market Coordinator

Marie Miller

  • Farm Viability Coordinator

Food Access and Education

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Hannah Thornton

  • Food Access Director

Vanessa Beltran

  • Senior Education Manager

Adriana Botello de Prioleau*

  • Education Manager
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Brita Van Fossen

  • Food Access Manager

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Sarah Castro

  • West Texas Program Manager
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Jacqueline Taylor

  • Education Specialist

Joseph Ramirez

  • Grocery Retail Specialist

Ailisha Macharia

  • Central Texas The Happy Kitchen Coordinator
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Jeanette Castañón

  • West Texas Food Access Coordinator

Wanda Hernandez

  • Central Texas Food Access Coordinator

Matthew Gideon

  • West Texas Program Associate
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Nicole Blackburn

  • Central Texas Food Access Associate

Board of Directors FY 2023-2024

Executive Committee

James Osborn

  • Chair
  • Senior Vice President of Engineering,
  • Worldpay from FIS

Jody Madden

  • Past-Chair
  • CEO,
  • Foundry

Sara Maxwell

  • Finance Chair
  • CFO,
  • Legendairy Milk

Leonard Dougal

  • Secretary
  • Partner,
  • Jackson and Walker

Amy Bell

  • Governance Chair
  • CEO,
  • Cooks Nook

Dan Phillips

  • Executive Committee Member
  • Managing Director,
  • Sandbox Industries

Board Members

Amy Bell

  • CEO,
  • The Cook's Nook

Bill Longley

  • General Counsel,
  • Texas Municipal League

Carrie Dyer

  • Communications Consultant

Dan Phillips

  • Managing Director,
  • Sandbox Industries

Diego Diverde

  • Sales Director,
  • Greener Pastures Chicken

Eric de Valpine

  • Partner,
  • Foodshed Investors

Erika Levack

  • Broker Associate,
  • Allure Real Estate

James Osborn

  • Senior Vice President of Engineering,
  • Worldpay from FIS

Jody Madden

  • CEO,
  • Foundry

Laura Estes

  • Director of Marketing and Merchandising,
  • HEB Central Texas Region

Leonard Dougal

  • Partner,
  • Jackson and Walker

Sara Maxwell

  • CFO,
  • Legendairy Milk

Sean Henry

  • Co-Owner,
  • HiFi Mycology

Dr. Shelly Sethi

  • Integrative and Functional Medicine Family Physician & Owner,
  • Dr. Shelly Sethi, PLLC