Our Staff

The provincial office is located in the heart of downtown Toronto. All staff can be reached by email or phone at 416-656-4100. Contact information for individual team members can be found below:

General Email: info@oafb.ca | Phone: 416-656-4100
 | Fax: 416-656-4104

Carolyn Stewart
Executive Director

416-656-4100 x2935 | carolyn@oafb.ca

Amanda King
Director, Membership and Communications

416-656-4100 x2932 | amanda@oafb.ca

Erin Fotheringham
Manager, Operations and Public Education

416-656-4100 x2934 | erin@oafb.ca

Megan Kotze
Senior Development Officer

416-656-4100 x2937 | megan@oafb.ca

Ashley Quan
Development & Communications Officer

416-656-4100 x2938 | ashley@oafb.ca

Board of Directors

The Ontario Association of Food Banks (OAFB) Board of Directors is comprised of concerned citizens and representatives from our food bank network.

This balance allows seasoned professionals in the food bank sector to share their knowledge and passion alongside professional citizens, from various fields of expertise and business acumen, to contribute their unique talents towards one common goal.


Mr. Chris Hatch – Chair
Executive Director, The Mississauga Food Bank

Ms. Marta M. Haley – Vice-Chair
Manager, Corproate Affairs (Canada), Elanco Animal Health Canada

Mr. Akash Kapoor – Treasurer
Chartered Accountant, Chartered Professional Accountant, MBA

Mr. Peter Gould
General Manager, Dairy Farmers of Ontario

Mr. Michael Maidment
Executive Director, The Ottawa Food Bank

Mr. Rory McAlpine
Vice President, Government & Industry Relations – Maple Leaf Foods Inc. 

Ms. Heather Vanner
Executive Director, Community Resource Service

Mr. David Iacobelli
Vice-President, Sales – The Clorox Company of Canada

Mr. Volker Kromm
Executive Director, Regional Food Distribution Association

Mr. Geoffrey Lougheed
Vice-President, Operations – Lougheed’s Limited

Ms. Susan Stauth
Retired, Regional Vice President, Greater Toronto Region, RBC

Mr. Sheetal Jaitly
Founder & CEO – TribalScale

Mr. Nitin Jaitly
Head of Project Management Office – CIBC

Mr. Wesley Isaacs
Barrister & Solicitor – Robins Appleby LLP

Ms. Laura Wright
Senior Marketing Manager, Royal Bank of Canada

Mr. Rob O’Neil
Food Security Services Manager, Food 4 All Northumberland

Ms. June Muir
President & CEO, Unemployed Help Centre/ WEFBA