Melissa wears many hats, but her primary responsibly is to carry out the strategic plans and policies as established by the CORA’s Board of Directors.
“Working at CORA means so much to me because I know that CORA helps others when they need it most. I enjoy being part of an organization - the staff, board members, and volunteers - that prioritizes CORA's mission to create a community without hunger and does what it takes to make that a reality.”
Development & Communications DirectorRebecca@corafoodpantry.org
Rebecca is responsible for increasing revenue so that CORA can fulfill its mission and shares our essential work with the community.
“Getting to work with, and interact with, so many amazing people is a blessing. CORA is a beacon of infinite compassion in our community and I am excited to see what is yet to come.”
Kristine manages our daily operations and oversees special projects and programming, helping to ensure that we fulfill our mission.
"Feeding people has been a passion of mine my entire life and I am so excited to be part of the extraordinary work that CORA is doing in the community."
Mackie oversees CORA's various programs that provide nutritious and healthy food to individuals facing hunger in our community
“I love meeting all the amazing folks who come through CORA, and the excitement of something new every day!”
Peggy manages our donor database and ensures its quality, consistency, and accuracy.
“I love working at CORA because each and every person associated with CORA cares.”
Community Support ManagerAdmaira@corafoodpantry.org
Admaira continuously searches for new avenues for increasing client and volunteer engagement and raising awareness for CORA’s mission throughout Chatham County and beyond.
"Community care is what CORA is all about; CORA, and its mission, align with the kind of impact I want to make in this world!"
Transportation & Warehouse Manager
Working in the field, Travus serves as a primary point of contact with grocery stores, PORCH neighborhoods, and other community partners.
“Working at CORA is great. Every week is different and the people I meet are nice. I started as a volunteer and I am now happy to be part of the staff.”
Inventory and Logistics Specialist
Reggie is responsible for providing logistics and inventory support for the Pantry and our various programs.
"CORA is a great place to work. I get to help those in need in the community and surround myself with people who care about each other. It's truly a family!"
Dottie is responsible for all accounting operations, benefits management, and financial reporting.
"Being part of CORA is an incredible opportunity to play a small role in CORA’s mission to eliminate hunger. Our dedicated volunteers and generous community make implementing CORA’s mission look effortless and creates a wonderful work atmosphere."
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