Meet our amazing executive team!
Mark Crea – Executive Director/CEO
Mark became the Executive Director/CEO of Feed My Starving Children in 2004. Throughout the past 12 years he has led the organization to 46 percent year-over-year growth. Mark has 38 years of experience managing non-profit organizations and raising funds. As a man of faith, Mark is passionate about helping the most vulnerable in Jesus’ name. Before joining FMSC, Mark held director positions in marketing and development at a number of corporations and national non-profit organizations, including Minnesota Citizens Concerned for Life and the Hazelden Foundation.
Laura Bernard – Vice President of Manufacturing
Laura joined Feed My Starving Children in 2005. She is currently responsible for the Manufacturing department and oversees food packaging operations at FMSC’s seven permanent packing sites and nationwide MobilePack program. Laura first served as a part-time event team leader in Eagan, Minn., then as a MobilePack supervisor, manager and most recently as the director of mobile manufacturing. Laura has more than 10 years of non-profit experience, including sitting on the board of directors for The Danish American Center, Danebod Folk Camp and Latreia. She is passionate about the mission of Feed My Starving Children and providing an opportunity for volunteers to use their own two hands to make a difference.