Feeding Pennsylvania Announces New CEO

Julie Bancroft to join charitable food organization as Chief Executive Officer on August 21st.

Lemoyne, PA. – Feeding Pennsylvania, the statewide association of Feeding America affiliated food banks, has announced that Julie Bancroft will be joining the organization as its new Chief Executive Officer.

Bancroft joins Feeding Pennsylvania with more than ten years of non-profit association executive leadership experience in agriculture and human services. A graduate of Penn State University, her career has focused on marketing, operations, and communications strategy with an emphasis on mission-driven advocacy over the last decade. She served as Executive Director of the Pennsylvania Apple Marketing Program before spending the previous six and a half years as the Chief Public Affairs Officer at the Pennsylvania Coalition Against Domestic Violence (PCADV).

Preceding Bancroft in the role is Feeding Pennsylvania Chief Financial Officer Shea Saman; Saman held the position of Interim CEO after the egress of longtime CEO Jane Clements. Clements departed the organization to join Commonwealth Strategic Partners as the Vice President of Government Affairs in April 2023.

Bancroft will begin her tenure as CEO of Feeding Pennsylvania on August 21st, 2023.



Erin Haafke, Community Relations Manager
Feeding Pennsylvania
P: 717-467-7553 | E: ehaafke@feedingpa.org | www.feedingpa.org

About Feeding Pennsylvania:
Feeding Pennsylvania is a collaborative effort of nine Feeding America-affiliated food banks in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. The mission of Feeding Pennsylvania is to promote and aid our member food banks in securing food and other resources to reduce hunger and food insecurity in our communities and across Pennsylvania and to provide a shared voice on the issues of hunger and food access within the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. For more information about Feeding Pennsylvania, please visit www.feedingpa.org, and connect with us on FacebookTwitterLinkedIn, and Instagram.