Board of Directors & Management

FIND Food Bank is guided by an all-volunteer Board of Directors. Our CEO & President is Lisa Houston, who is assisted by a management team and staff of 27 full- and part-time employees. In addition to our paid staff, FIND is blessed with more than 3,000 volunteers each year, who donate a total of more than 15,000 hours of service annually in the fight against hunger.


Deborah McGarrey, Chair
Southern California Gas Co.

George Batavick, Vice Chair
Retired Corporate Executive

Barry Robinson, Secretary
Retired Corporate Executive

Clark HallrenTreasurer
HK Lane Real Estate

Keith Flagler, Past Chair
Retired Corporate Executive

Mel Abert
Abert Entity 

Gabe Aguirre
RBC Wealth Mangement 

David Marguleas
Sun World Innovations

Michael Stutz
Gulf-California Broadcast Company

Paula Tapia, Treasurer
Desert Resort Management

Lena Wade
Slovak Baron and Empty LLP


Lisa Houston
CEO & President

Gustavo Juarez
Warehouse Manager

Delia Lechuga
Program Director

Chantel Schuering
Community Relations Director

Heather Vaikona
Director of Community Investment