Board of Directors

  Kosmas "Tommie" Koukoulis   UEmpower of Maryland,   President    Restaurateur,  Café Mezzanotte  &  Uncles Hawaiian Grind  z

Kosmas "Tommie" Koukoulis

UEmpower of Maryland, 
President

Restaurateur,
Café Mezzanotte &
Uncles Hawaiian Grindz

  Michelle Suazo   UEmpower of Maryland,   Vice President     The Food Project Executive Director   Creative Director,  IndigoPark Design & Technology

Michelle Suazo

UEmpower of Maryland, 
Vice President

The Food Project Executive Director

Creative Director,
IndigoPark Design & Technology

  John Lingenfelter    UEmpower of Maryland,  Treasurer     Partner,    Collingwood Advisors, LLC

John Lingenfelter

UEmpower of Maryland, Treasurer

Partner,  Collingwood Advisors, LLC

  Dennis Barry   UEmpower of Maryland,  Secretary   Director of Marketing,   F  oodPro

Dennis Barry

UEmpower of Maryland,
Secretary

Director of Marketing, 
FoodPro

  Kai Horn    FoodBridge Committee Chair   Director of Sales Key Accounts,  Waypoint   

Kai Horn

FoodBridge Committee Chair

Director of Sales Key Accounts,
Waypoint  

 
  Kristina Page   UEmpower of Maryland,  Director of Social Services   Service Coordination Manager ,  House Of Ruth Maryland

Kristina Page

UEmpower of Maryland,
Director of Social Services

Service Coordination Manager,
House Of Ruth Maryland

  Melvin Willingham   The Food Project,  Chief Operating Officer   Mentor & Founder of  Makings of a Man   Operations Manager for Environmental Health & Safety Security Systems and Services Facility

Melvin Willingham

The Food Project, Chief Operating Officer

Mentor & Founder of Makings of a Man

Operations Manager for Environmental Health & Safety Security Systems and Services Facility

  Rochelle " Rikki "  Spector     Member, City Council,  1977-2016  Represented District 5, Member, Judiciary and Legislative Investigations Committee, Land Use and Transportation Committee, Vice-Chair, Health Committee, Urban Affairs and Aging Committee, Vice-Chair, Executive Appointments Committee.

Rochelle "RikkiSpector

Member, City Council, 1977-2016

Represented District 5, Member, Judiciary and Legislative Investigations Committee, Land Use and Transportation Committee, Vice-Chair, Health Committee, Urban Affairs and Aging Committee, Vice-Chair, Executive Appointments Committee.

  Henry Pertman   FoodBridge Committee  Communications Committee Chair  Director of Hospitality Consulting,   Cohn Reznick

Henry Pertman

FoodBridge
Committee

Communications Committee Chair

Director of Hospitality Consulting, 
Cohn Reznick

 

The Food Project Team 

  Chef Stew   Founder of the Transition Kitchen  Food Network shows Guy’s Grocery Games & Cutthroat Kitchen   

Chef Stew

Founder of the Transition Kitchen

Food Network shows Guy’s Grocery Games & Cutthroat Kitchen

 

  Dominic Nell   Farmer & Founder of  City Weeds  and #BeMoreGreen STEM programming   CEO  at  MyNiche    Director of Photography  at  The Griot's Eye Program

Dominic Nell

Farmer & Founder of City Weeds and #BeMoreGreen STEM programming

CEO at MyNiche

Director of Photography at The Griot's Eye Program

  Maggie McDermott   The Food Project Development  Communications/ Strategic Brand Development for NextLevel

Maggie McDermott

The Food Project Development

Communications/
Strategic Brand Development for NextLevel

  Chef Greg Nalley   Founder at  Nalley Fresh   Food Network shows Chopped

Chef Greg Nalley

Founder at Nalley Fresh

Food Network shows Chopped

  Tavon Mason   Mentor & Founder of  Tavon Mason Loves the Kids Foundation   Vice President   at  NFLPA-BALTIMORE CHAPTER    Football Coach at  Stevenson University  Behavior  Specialist at  Franklin Middle School     

Tavon Mason

Mentor & Founder of Tavon Mason Loves the Kids Foundation

Vice President at NFLPA-BALTIMORE CHAPTER 

Football Coach at Stevenson University
Behavior

Specialist at Franklin Middle School