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Food Bank for Westchester Elects New Board
The Food Bank for
Westchester, which is celebrating its 20th year
of fighting hunger in Westchester, has voted in
four new members to its Board of Directors.
Linda Rey of Sleepy Hollow; Charles Day of
Katonah; Neal Bronzo of Harrison; and Betsy O.
Hoxter of Stanfordville have been elected to the
2009-2010 Board of Directors.
Linda Rey is a
Partner at The Rey Insurance Agency, Inc.
located in Sleepy Hollow, NY. She has served as
President of the Sleepy Hollow Chamber of
Commerce; Secretary for the Rotary Club of the
Tarrytowns; and Co-Events Chair for the
Westchester Association of Insurance and
Financial Advisors. In 2005, Linda was named
Business Woman of the Year by the Westchester
Hispanic Chamber of Commerce. In 2006, Linda
was named the Emerging Leader for the American
Association of University Woman Westchester
Branch. Rey holds a Bachelor of Business
Administration in Management from Pace
University and lives in Briarcliff.
Charles Day, CIMA
® , is a First Vice-President and Wealth Advisor
at Morgan Stanley, and is a member of the firm's
President's Club. He received his
undergraduate degree in Economics from Carleton
College, a Juris Doctorate from Brooklyn Law
School, where he served as Executive Editor for
the School's Journal of International Law, and
completed his CIMA ® coursework at the Wharton
School of Business at the University of
As Senior Vice
President and Chief Information Officer for
Pepsi Bottling Group, Neal Bronzo oversees
worldwide information technology activities.
Before joining PBG in 2002, Neal served as Vice
President, Field Systems, at PepsiCo's Tricon
Division, which is now Yum! Brands and includes
the KFC, Taco Bell and Pizza Hut restaurant
businesses. Neal holds a Bachelor of Arts in
Economics and Computer Science from Boston
Betsy O. Hoxter
is Director of Technology at the Journal News,
White Plains. She served as co-chair of the
United Way of Great Falls, Montana, and Board
President of Paris Gibson Square Museum of Art,
also in Great Falls. Hoxter holds a Bachelor of
Science Degree in Computer Information Science
from Coleman College.
"I am so pleased
to welcome these distinguished, successful
members of the Westchester County community,"
said Christina Rohatynskyj, Executive Director
of the Food Bank. "Their vision and foresight
will help us fight hunger in Westchester."
The Food Bank for
Westchester, one of eight food banks in New York
State, acquires, warehouses and distributes food
to 200 Westchester County hunger relief
organizations, including food pantries and soup
kitchens, among others. These efforts feed some
or all of the 200,000 people in Westchester who
are hungry or at risk of hunger. The Food Bank
mission is supported by an extensive donor and
information, contact the Food Bank at
914-923-1100. The Food Bank for Westchester is
located at 358 Saw Mill River Road, Millwood,
About the Food
Bank for Westchester: The Food Bank for
Westchester's mission is to lead, engage and
educate Westchester County in creating a
hunger-free environment. It solicits and
administers donations from both the public and
private sector, distributing food through
approximately 200 hunger relief member agencies.
Its core activity is the collection and
distribution of donated, government and
purchased food. The Food Bank distributes more
than five million pounds of food to member