Food Share of Lincoln County Board & Staff Members

Our Staff


Nancy (Smith) Mitchell
Executive Director
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Irene Shipley
Administrative Assistant
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Pati D’Eliseo
Development Coordinator
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Bill Mitchell
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Speed Rasmussen

Dennis Rausch


Our Board of Directors

George Stankey
Retired Research social scientist with U.S. Forest Service in Missoula, MT and Corvallis OR for 30 years, senior research professor, College of Forestry, Oregon State University, visiting professor in park and conservation management in Canberra and Sydney, Australia. Volunteer at Waldport Food Pantry. Past President for Friends of Yaquina Lighthouses. 

Vice President:
Rebecca Lytwyn
Employed as Vice President of Real Estate Lending at Oregon Coast Bank.  Previous fundraising experience with YMCA, Food Share, Altrusa, Newport Boosters, and Isaac Newton Magnet School.

Cynthia Jacobi
Retired Anesthetist with a continued interest in public health issues.  Member of For Artsake Gallery, Yaquina Arts Association, and the Toledo Arts Guild.  Serves on the City Of Newport Public Art Committee. 

Cora Warfield
Employed with Oregon Coast Bank. Involvement with the Toledo Summer Festival and various fundraising events in the Toledo area. 

Marcie Quintana
Compliance Specialist at Oregon Coast Bank. Involved in fundraising for the Newport Relay for Life and  volunteer for the Newport Booster Auction.

Kathryn Lorraine Bice (Lorrie)
Retired Registered Nurse Samaritan Pacific Communities Hospital, County Home Health, Family Practice and Long Term Care. Past volunteer positions with Red Cross Blood Clinics, Festival of Trees (Samaritan), Mouse Factory Preschool, Altrusa, Lincoln County Drug and Alcohol Program, Neighborhood watch, Olympics of the Mind.

Nicole Fields
Health Promotion Program Manager for Lincoln County Health and Human Services. Previous volunteer experience with Big Brothers Big Sister, The American Red Cross Disaster Preparedness Team, and the Garfield Park Conservatory, and Friends of the Chicago River.

Omar Hernandez
Director of Centro De Ayuda. Attended Bachillerato Oficial Alfonso Reyes, in San Gabriel Chilac Puebla, Mexico. Received certification as a Health Care Interpreter from Clatsop Community College in 2012.

 Karen Apland
Retired Librarian. Worked as an indexer/abstractor including 6 years as a contractor at Hewlett-Packard. Additionally, worked for Santa Clara County Library as a teen librarian and supervisor of Bookmobile and outreach services. Currently volunteers for the Waldport Food Pantry and Produce Plus.