Group: Programs

Chuck Asmus

Chuck was raised in Southern California where he graduated high school. In Northern California, he earned a bachelor degree and teaching credential. For 33 1/2 years he worked as a clerk. Upon retirement he and his wife moved to the Central Coast. Chuck was recruited by legend recruiter and volunteer Marv to GleanSLO. After a… Read more »

Emily Wilson

Commonly known as Wilson or simply Willy, Emily Wilson grew up in the suburbs of Cincinnati, Ohio. After spending four years in Tallahassee, Florida earning her bachelors degree, she relocated to central coast California where she discovered her passion for communal living, mountainous landscapes, and rescuing fresh local produce. She spends her time outside of… Read more »

Roxanne Sanders

Roxanne grew up in the Bay Area town of El Cerrito. She developed a deep love of ‘community’ while studying city planning at Sonoma State University. Her first taste of working in agriculture was with a non-profit farm in Petaluma, California, which provided free or low-cost produce to low-income families, as well as nutrition education…. Read more »

Cameron Gonzalez

Cameron is a current student at Cal Poly studying Food Science with a concentration in culinary. She enjoys looking for new ways to make recipes healthier, but just as tasty as before. She loves that the SLO Food Bank offers modified recipes to the community to show that healthy eating can still taste delicious. Cameron… Read more »

Melissa Danehey

-Se habla español- Melissa is a native North Carolinian whose love for the California coast drew her here in 2014. She has her Masters in Nutrition from Meredith College, 6 years of Community Nutrition experience and over 14 years of combined experience in food service and management. She enjoys the family-like environment of the SLO… Read more »

Emily Hansen

Emily grew up in San Diego, and made her move to the Central Coast 5 years ago when she came here for school. She graduated with a degree in Food Science from Cal Poly in June 2017. While in school, she fell in love with the area and the community, and decided she was going… Read more »

Jordan Cooper

Jordan joined the SLO Food Bank team in April of 2018 after working for the Boys and Girls Clubs in Oceano and Chico, California. He moved to the Central Coast in 2010 to earn his M.A. in Education Administration from California Polytechnic State University San Luis Obispo, and also spent time in Isla Vista as… Read more »