Flathead Food Bank Staff
The Flathead Food Bank strives to eliminate hunger in the Flathead Valley through collaborative partnerships creating effective solutions to connect and strengthen individuals, families and the community through access to healthy nutritious food.
Jamie has been the Executive Director of the Flathead Food Bank since June 2018 and loves the opportunity to work to feed our community. Jamie serves on the board of Community Action Partnership of Northwest Montana, Women Who Wine, Kalispell Noon Rotary and various other committees. On the rare occasion Jamie is not working, she loves hiking, biking, camping and enjoying supporting local businesses and events throughout the Flathead Valley.
“Live long and prosper” -Spock
From Memphis, Tennessee, Adam joined the Flathead Food Bank after several years of fundraising and development work in Northwest Montana. Adam is passionate about putting time and energy behind causes and efforts that he believes in, as well as protecting and enjoying Montana’s public lands. Outside of work, Adam spends as much time as possible outside walking, hiking, running, backpacking, floating and exploring the Flathead Valley.
Born in Fort Carson, Colorado to an Army Master Sargent (Father) and a Korean War survivor (Mother), Bobby relocated to the Flathead Valley in 1993. Bobby attended Flathead Valley Community College and Western Governor’s University to obtain a Bachelor’s in Human Resources. He believes in treating everyone like a part of his family with love, respect, and kindness, and enjoys the outdoors all year-round.
Stephanie joined the Flathead Foodbank team in 2016 as a manager of the food bank’s thrift store, and when the store closed up, she hopped to the other side of the wall and started work in the office. She enjoys meeting and getting to know the clients that come to the Flathead Food Bank and enjoys knowing that she plays a very small part in helping to feed her community. Outside of work, she enjoys the outdoors while hunting, camping, traveling, creating art and playing bagpipes with her husband.
Leighna joined the Flathead Food Bank in 2022 as the assistant volunteer coordinator. Originally from California & a former military child, Leighna has known people of all walks of life and enjoys getting to meet different people and be involved in the community. When she isn’t working, she likes being outdoors in the sunshine, spending time with family and friends and photographing the beauty of the Flathead Valley!
Born and raised in Montana, Gwenevere began volunteering at Flathead Food Bank in January of 2011 before joining the office staff in February of 2015. She enjoys to crochet, knit and read in her spare time. Gwenevere’s family, kids, grandkids, and great grandkids are her absolute joy!
Born and raised in Kalispell, MT. Over-emotional and weird. Loves dogs.
Board of Directors
Brian Pelc (President)
Pam Carbonari (Vice President)
Carbonari Assoc., Inc.
Janet Zauner (Treasurer)
Rob Bourriague (Secretary)
Wells Fargo, Retired
Flathead Electric Cooperative
Stifel; Kalispell City Mayor