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.


Todd A. Pearson

Board Chair

Regional President – Alaska USA FCU

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

Courtney Bliss

Founder and CEO – Feeding Bliss

Vince Daniels

Chief Human Resources Officer – Shamrock Foods Company

Staci Meltzer

Financial Crimes Director – Upgrade Inc

Ian Rakow

CEO – Cyberactive Consulting Ent, Inc

Sally Schufreider

Market Growth Leader, Liberty Valley – Cigna Healthcare

R.J. Bucky Slomski, Esq.

Associate Attorney – Burch & Cracchiolo


Shannon K. Goldwater

Founder and Emeritus Board Member – Feeding Matters