Auburn Interfaith Food Closet Car-Park and Store Front.

Leadership Team

2020 – 2021 Executive Committee and Committee Board Members


The all-volunteer Board of Directors is appointed by supporting faith-based communities. It is responsible for policy development, oversight of daily operations, and the financial integrity of the corporation. Board Members serve on committees, or as Committee Chairpersons. Officers of the Board are elected annually and serve a one-year term.

Executive Committee

AIFC Officers for 2023/2024
Andy Hayes, St. Teresa of Avila Catholic, President
Judith Whitman, Vice-President
Richard Goss, Upper Room Community, Secretary
Fran Wheaton, Our Savior Lutheran, Treasurer
AIFC Director of Operations
Mike Carlevaro, St. Teresa of Avila
AIFC Communication Chairperson
Denise Hoffman, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints
AIFC Governance Chairperson
Peter Clark, First Congregational

The AIFC Executive Board Andy Hayes. Judith Whitman, Richard Goss, and Fran Wheaton.

Committee Board Members

AIFC Board of Directors for 2023

Katy Bartosh, St. Lukes Episcopal

Joan Beesley, St. Lukes Episcopal

Leah Capachino, Auburn Presbyterian

Belva Durel, Parkside Church of the Nazarene

Peggy Fleming, Auburn Presbyterian

Barbara Ford, St. Teresa of Avila

Jeff Garland, St. Luke’s Episcopal

Andy Hayes, St. Teresa of Avila

Mary Krebs, St. Teresa of Avila

Carol Mulder, Parkside Church of the Nazarene

Margaret Platt, Pioneer United Methodist

Delores Roberson, Bethlehem Lutheran

Laurie Soper, Sierra Foothills Unitarian Universalists

Don Wilford, St. Joseph’s Catholic

Claudia Wilson, Parkside Nazarine