Following an extensive nationwide search, the Feeding Westchester Board of Directors announced the arrival of incoming President & Chief Executive Officer Karen Erren. With more than 20 years of nonprofit experience, Erren most recently served as Executive Director of the Palm Beach County Food Bank, where she led the startup organization through an extraordinary growth phase.

Feeding Westchester Board Chair Sue Norton said, ”We are thrilled to have someone of Karen’s caliber taking the helm. She is not only a seasoned leader, but is passionate about solving the immediate and longer-term systemic issues surrounding food insecurity. She’s already working on terrific ideas to support our Westchester neighbors in need!”

While at the Palm Beach County Food Bank, Erren instituted broad-based infrastructure and significantly increased the food bank’s base of support, while initiating the organization’s first capital campaign. During the food bank