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


Anthony Cordova

Jennifer DeAtley

Jenifer DeAtley


Deirdre Anderson*, CFRE

Chief Development Officer danderson@sustainablefoodcenter.org

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Nicole Thompson

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Ariana DeLaurentis

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Arlo Bush

Tiffiney Herrera

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Anna-Kay Reeves*

Advocacy and Engagement

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Simone Benz*


Sayuri Yamanaka*


Diana Castro*

Value Chain


Hallie Casey

Farm Viability and Farmers' Markets

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Amy Gallo


Marie Miller

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Maya Adra


Devon Sisneros

Food Access and Education

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Hannah Thornton

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Brita Van Fossen

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Alex Mace


Vanessa Beltran


Adriana Botello de Prioleau*


Joseph Ramirez

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Sarah Castro


Ailisha Macharia

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Jacqueline Taylor

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Jeanette Castañón


Wanda Hernandez


Matthew Gideon

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Nicole Blackburn

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

Wendy Wheless

  • CEO,
  • Marathon Kids