It takes quite a team to run Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee! We employ Tennesseans in a wide variety of fields, from truck drivers to grant writers to food safety experts.

Below you’ll find the team leading Second Harvest’s efforts to fight hunger. Call us at (615) 329-3491 or email us. We’re here to help!


Jaynee K. Day 
Outgoing President & CEO

Jaynee joined Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee as President and CEO in July 1988. When she started, Second Harvest was distributing 3 million pounds of food annually from a school basement. In FY18 we distributed 31 million pounds of food and have become the largest hunger-relief organization in the state. Read more about Jaynee >>





Nancy KeilNancy Keil
Incoming President & CEO

Nancy joined Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee five years ago as Chief Development and Marketing Officer. Keil has an extensive background in strategic consumer marketing and innovative business development, having worked as an executive at companies including O’Charley’s, Inc. and Applebee’s International, Inc, as well as leading her own brand marketing consulting firm. Read more about Nancy >>






Kim Molnar
Chief Operating Officer

Heather Verble
Chief Financial Officer

Nancy Keil
Chief Development & Marketing Officer

Karyn Thompson
Vice President, Human Resources

Tracey Alderdice
Senior Director, Agency & Program Services

Dick Brown
Senior Director, Development

NK Kim
Senior Director, Manufacturing/Project Preserve

Ally Parsons
Senior Director, Marketing & Communications

Bill Smith
Senior Director, Grants & Fundraising Services

Frank Ellmo
Senior Director, Operations; Food Safety Deputy

Whitney Cowles
Director, Nutrition & Program Assurance (USDA/Grants)

David Donegan
Director, Transportation

Marian Eidson
Director, Donor Relationships

Shannon Emley

Lynn Lancaster
Director, National Accounts, Project Preserve

Brian Redfield
Director, Supply Chain

Renee Thompson
Director, Philanthropy

Kyle Williams
Director, Corporate Partnerships







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