The Feeding Matters Board of Directors oversees the organizations affairs and activities, actively interpreting and advancing the mission by establishing policies and objectives, approving annual budgets and strategic plans, maintaining legal integrity, and insuring the availability of adequate human and financial resources.


Courtney Bliss, RD

Board Chair

Founder and CEO – Feeding Bliss

Todd A. Pearson

Past Chair

Regional President – Global Credit Union

Kristen French, CPA


Managing Partner – Upworth, PLLC

Lori Crandall


SVP, Employee Benefits – USI Insurance Services

Members At Large

Emily Adams

Vice President, Employee Benefits Consultant – USI Insurance

Sara Circosta

Strategy and Growth – Wipfli

Vince Daniels

Chief of Staff – Shamrock Foods Company

Elizabeth Goodman

Of Counsel and Managing Principal – Husch-Blackwell/Husch-Blackwell Strategies

Ian Rakow

CEO – Cyberactive Consulting Ent, Inc

R.J. Bucky Slomski, Esq.

Associate Attorney – Burch & Cracchiolo


Shannon K. Goldwater

Founder and Emeritus Board Member – Feeding Matters