Food4Kids  HALTON

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Working together to distribute more than 900 healthy food packages to over 100 schools in Halton.

meet the team

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Eva Podoski

Program Coordinator
Halton Hills
416-992-3260
eva@food4kidshalton.ca

Eva's organizational skills are a key asset as Program Coordinator for Halton Hills. Providing healthy food packages for children ages 4-14, because no child should go hungry over the weekend.

 SUPER POWER: ORGANIZATION

FUELED BY: TEA

CODE NAME:  EVA P.

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Lisa Hoekstra

Marketing & Communications Manager
905-616-8289
lisa@food4kidshalton.ca

Lisa has over 20 years of senior leadership experience working in marketing, communications, and relationship-building in the not-for-profit sector. She is passionate about working with the community to impact the lives  of children across Halton. 

 SUPER POWER: TENACITY

FUELED BY: CHAI LATTES

CODE NAME:  W.D. (whirling dervish)

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Stacey Halliday

Program Coordinator, Community Relations Manager 
Milton
905-299-6287
stacey@food4kidshalton.ca

Stacey’s focus is to ensure families in need are helped in a timely and respectful manner, underscoring her belief that access to food is key to both health and happiness. Bringing a can-do attitude, super organizational skills, and scads of energy, Stacey is thrilled to be on team F4K.

 SUPER POWER: PERSUASION

FUELED BY: MUSIC + COFFEE

CODE NAME:  ENERGIZER BUNNY

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Dania Thurman

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Executive Director
Food4Kids Halton
905-469-3113 ext. 2
dania@food4kidshalton.ca

Dania has spent over a decade working in student nutrition and food security not-for-profits. Her expertise lies in both program management and governance. Dania is committed to raising awareness of the impact of food security on children within the Halton community. She is passionate about feeding children and delighted to be with an organization that has such a high impact on the children in our community.

 SUPER POWER: NETWORKING

FUELLED BY: COFFEE & PODCASTS

CODE NAME:  ROCKSTAR

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Jeannie Bugiardini

Program Coordinator
Burlington, Oakville
905-469-3113 ext. 1
jeannie@food4kidshalton.ca
Jeannie has over 10 years volunteer experience running a successful breakfast program at the elementary school level. She understands the need for student nutrition and has a strong belief that kids need healthy food choices. Jeannie looks forward to working with the community to provide Halton students delicious food for the weekends and summer months!

 SUPER POWER: BOUNDLESS ENERGY

FUELED BY: EXERCISE + LAUGHTER

CODE NAME:  BEANS

board of 

directors

EXECUTIVE

Terri-Lynn Puckerin – Chair

Shaila Mehta – Vice Chair

Rob Hewlett - Treasurer

MEMBERS 

Tara Dunn –  Past Chair

James Loewen
Doug Lounsbury