Nov. 3, 2016 

Indianapolis Public Schools Superintendent Dr. Lewis D. Ferebee is one of three new members elected to the Board of Directors of Gleaners Food Bank of Indiana. The announcement was made during the board’s annual meeting on Nov. 1, where officers were elected
for the 2017 fiscal year and retiring members were recognized.

New members also include Leo
Dierckman, managing director of Oppenheimer Investment Management in Carmel,
Indiana; and Bryan
Kittleson, vice president of Merchandising & Advertising with The Kroger
Co., Central Division. Board officers for the coming
year are Jamie Browning, chairperson; Laurinda Swank, secretary; and John
Wortman, treasurer.

Gleaners Food Bank of Indiana distributes food to hungry Hoosiers via emergency food pantries, soup kitchens and shelters. The organization serves more than 250,000 people annually and distributed nearly 27 million pounds of food in 2016. Through partnerships with a variety of organizations, Gleaners offers additional services at pantries and mobile
distributions. Vision screenings, LED light bulb distributions, books from the
IPS Lending Library, flu shots and other programs have been highly successful
in the past year.
For more information about Gleaners Food Bank, click here