Susannah Morgan has been the Chief Executive Officer since November 2012.
Prior to joining Oregon Food Bank, Susannah led the fight against hunger in Alaska for more than a decade as executive director of Food Bank of Alaska.
Under Susannah’s leadership, Oregon Food Bank has implemented a bold strategic plan that addresses both the need for nutritious food today and for long term solutions to hunger. Early successes include a focus on the distribution of fresh produce, a growing connection between hunger and health, the expansion of nutrition education throughout Oregon, and growing capacity to organize communities to advocate for systemic change.
Susannah is also an active leader in the national network of food banks, Feeding America, and currently serves on the National Council.
Susannah received her bachelor’s degree in Japanese Language from Carleton College and her M.B.A. in Public and Nonprofit Management from Boston University.
Susannah, her wife Dr. Jocelyn Krebs and their two small sons live in NE Portland.