Kitsap Fresh is a cooperative with a small Board of Directors. Everyone involved with this project is passionate about local food. Interested in joining them to change our small corner of the world? Email us at BoD@kitsapfresh.org for more information!
Roni Smith – Board President: Co-owner / co-operator of The Smithshyre, an Actually Organic Homestead.
Mariah Schmidt – Board Secretary: Journeyman Welder PSNS and a local food advocate.
Kelsey Lubetich – Member at Large: Kelsey is a Le Cordon Bleu trained baker who grew up in Kitsap County. She is the owner of Quenelle Bakery.
Rebecca Slattery – Member at Large: Owner/Operator of Persephone Farm in Indianola, Wa
Shaari Unger – Member at Large: Owner of Figuring on Food
Olen Cadden – Member at Large: Co-Owner & Operator of Cadden Creek Farm in Eglon with a passion for a thriving, local food economy
Tania Issa – Member at Large: Owner/Operator of the Sheepish Pig.
Brian McWhorter – Member at Large: Owner/Operator of Butler Green Farms.
Laura Ryser- Advisory Board Member: Local food advocate and Director of WSU Kitsap Extension.
Tamara Smith – Advisory Board Member: Local food advocate and Director of WSU Kitsap Extension.
Kitsap Fresh Staff
Erin Smith – Operations Manager: Erin is in charge of operations at Kitsap Fresh and also co- owner/co-operator of the Smithshyre Farm in Poulsbo, as well as an avid local food supporter.
Elleni Mendoza – Warehouse Manager
Julia Zander – Marketing Manager: Julia is the Marketing Manager and a prior Board member of Kitsap Fresh, as well as a prior Manager of the Bremerton Farmers Market