Food Northwest Board of Directors



Mike Meredith
Continental Mills
Senior V.P. of Operations
Service term through May 2021


Jack Mulder
Tillamook Country Creamery Association
Director of Engineering
Service term through May 2021


Service term through May 2021: 

Shaun Young
Basic American Foods
Chief Supply Chain Officer       

Sue Root
Oregon Cherry Growers
Director of Field Services
& Processing Fruit, Willamette Valley          

Daniel Occhipinti
Pacific Seafood Group
VP For Business Development
Thor Wentzek
Reser's Fine Foods
Director of Manufacturing


Service term through May 2022:

Dirk Davis
Ever Fresh Fruit Company
Director of Business Development
Alan Prouty
J.R. Simplot Company
VP of Environmental & Regulatory Affairs
Mark Becker                      
Kerr Concentrates
Vice President, General Manager
Chris Rhynalds
Lamb Weston
VP Technical Affairs

Eric Schuld
Tree Top
Director of Operations


Service term through May 2023:

Domonic Biggi
Beaverton Foods

Tanya Peterson                       
Mondelez International
Plant Director

Eric Groves
Northwest Hazelnut Company

David Stewart
Brent Wilcox
Wilcox Family Farms