Board of Directors

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 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.

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.

Laura Ryser- Advisory Board Member: Local food advocate and Director of WSU Kitsap Extension.

Tamara Smith – Advisory Board Member: Local food advocate

Kitsap Fresh Staff

Erin Smith – General Manager: Erin is in charge of logistics & operations at Kitsap Fresh. He is also co-owner/co-operator of The Smithshyre Farm in Poulsbo, as well as an avid local food supporter.

Julia Zander – Marketing & Grants Manager: Julia handles all marketing and grants administration. She is a prior Board member of Kitsap Fresh, as well as a prior Manager of the Bremerton Farmers Market.

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