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The Food Basket

Providing hunger relief since 1989. 

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Mission

 To end hunger in Hawai`i County.

 

Vision

 

Hawai`i County will be a model for food security and sustainability through the leadership of The Food Basket, a trusted and stable agency distributing the safest and highest quality food for Hawai`i County.

 

 
 
 

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The Food Basket's Board of Directors

 
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Rhea Lee-Moku, Board Chairperson

Manager, Administration for Hawai`i Electric Light

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Brandee Menino, Board Secretary

Executive Director, Hope Services, Inc

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Christopher Schlueter, Vice Chairperson

Deputy Prosecuting Attorney, County of Hawai`i

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Haidee Abe, Board Treasurer

Business Banking Officer, First Hawaiian Bank

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Toby Taniguchi, Board Director

President and Chief Executive Officer KTA Superstores

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Tina Tamai  Board Director

Hawai`i Good Food Task Force Coordinator, Robert Wood Johnson Fellow, Culture of Health

 
 
 
 
 

OUR STAFF

Administrative Team

 
  Kristin Frost Albrecht  Executive Director

Kristin Frost Albrecht Executive Director

  Matt Crosson               Director of Finance

Matt Crosson            Director of Finance

  Sarah Hamakawa     Donor Relations and Accounting Specialist

Sarah Hamakawa    Donor Relations and Accounting Specialist

 
 

Operations Staff

East Hawai`i Warehouse

 
  Jo Ann Abiley                    East Hawai'i Operations Manager

Jo Ann Abiley                 East Hawai'i Operations Manager

  Chelsea Takahashi         Food Insecurity Nutrition     Incentive Manager

Chelsea Takahashi      Food Insecurity Nutrition Incentive Manager

 Kauilani Perdom Mobile Market Coordinator

Kauilani Perdom Mobile Market Coordinator

  Bernard Torres      Transportation and  Warehouse Supervisor

Bernard Torres   Transportation and  Warehouse Supervisor

  Vincent Cruz          Warehouse Associate & Driver

Vincent Cruz       Warehouse Associate & Driver

  Haunani Patti-Jean Richardson                  Produce Coordinator

Haunani Patti-Jean Richardson               Produce Coordinator

  Danette Ayala    Administrative & Point-of-Sale Specialist

Danette Ayala Administrative & Point-of-Sale Specialist

 

West Hawai`i Warehouse

 
  Marshall Akaumu    West Hawai`i Operations Manager

Marshall Akaumu West Hawai`i Operations Manager

  Maile Delaries      Administrative & Point-of Sale Specialist

Maile Delaries   Administrative & Point-of Sale Specialist

   Robert Becklund Warehouse Associate and Driver

Robert Becklund Warehouse Associate and Driver

 

SNAP Outreach Program

 
  Kat Bumatay     SNAP Outreach and Partner Agency Specialist

Kat Bumatay

SNAP Outreach and Partner Agency Specialist

  Duane Pajimola     SNAP Outreach and Partner Agency Specialist

Duane Pajimola

SNAP Outreach and Partner Agency Specialist

 

For more information about our SNAP outreach follow the link below:

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