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Providing in-person outreach and application assistance in Brown, Outagamie, Fond du Lac, Winnebago, Kenosha, and Racine counties

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Cassie Faulks
FoodShare Outreach Specialist
         Cassie began working as a FoodShare Outreach Specialist in October 2016 in Brown, Outagamie, Winnebago, and Fond du Lac counties.  She graduated from the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh with a Bachelor of Science in Human Services.  She is elated to make a positive impact and to end hunger in her community.  In her spare time, Cassie enjoys painting, cooking, and being outside.

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Tyler Younger
Partnership Development Associate

In addition to conducting FoodShare Outreach in Kenosha and Racine counties, Tyler has the pleasure of coordinating school pantries, mobile pantries, and backpack programs throughout Feeding America Eastern Wisconsin's 36 county territory. Tyler attended college at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee and has lived in the Greater Milwaukee area for the past seven years. He is very excited to be a part of the FoodShare Outreach Specialist team.


Providing in-person outreach and assistance in Adams, Columbia, Dane, Juneau, Sauk, Rock, Green, Lafayette, Crawford, Grant, Iowa, Monroe, Richland, Vernon, Dodge, and Jefferson counties. 


Heidi Healy
FoodShare Outreach Specialist
(608) 630-3449

Heidi joined the FoodShare Outreach team inDec. 2016 and serves Dane and Columbia Counties. Heidi had many years working in the human service field and is excited to be helping individuals in the community meet their FoodShare needs!

Brian Larson
FoodShare Outreach Specialist
(608) 807-7859
Brian has been with the FoodShare Outreach team since 2009. He serves Crawford, Grant, Monroe, Richland, Sauk, Juneau, Adams, and Vernon counties.


Megan Vander Wyst
FoodShare Outreach Specialist
(608) 807-9006

Megan started as Outreach Specialist in August 2015 and serves Dane and Iowa counties. Megan is bi-lingual offering application assistance in Spanish.


Sarah Hyman
FoodShare Outreach Specialist
(608) 515-4113
Sarah joined the FoodShare Outreach team in January 2014. She serves Dane, Dodge, and Jefferson counties. Sarah is bi-lingual, offering application assistance in Spanish. Sarah’s background is in community organizing and in food and water issues. Sarah loves connecting new people and community organizations with FoodShare.

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Sara Lynn Nelson
FoodShare Outreach Specialist

(608) 630-1181
Sara Lynn started working with the FoodShare Outreach team in October 2014. She serves Rock, Green, and Lafayette counties. Sara Lynn is bi-lingual, offering application assistance in Spanish. Sara Lynn loves being able to make a positive difference in her community. She enjoys sharing helpful information about FoodShare to people and hearing their stories.


Stephanie Jung
FoodShare Outreach Manager
(608) 216-7238
Stephanie started as the FoodShare Outreach Program Manager in May 2014. She holds down the fort at the Second Harvest office. Stephanie enjoys building partnerships with other organizations to increase food security in our community. She also enjoys crunching the numbers to see what a big impact a small group of dedicated individuals can make.



Providing in-person outreach and application assistance in Eau Claire, Clark, Chippewa, and Dunn counties.

Christine Derrickson
FoodShare Outreach Specialist

Christine started working as a FoodShare Outreach Specialist in October of 2016, under Feed My People Food Bank in Western Wisconsin, serving Eau Claire, Clark, Jackson and Trempeleau Counties.  Christine’s background includes previously coordinating a food pantry and it’s volunteers, serving as a Salvation Army area coordinator and organizing community events.  She enjoys serving friends and neighbors in her service area, networking with others and fighting hunger in Wisconsin.  In her free time she enjoys spending time with her family, baking and cooking.


Tami Syverson
FoodShare Outreach Specialist

Tami has been working as a FoodShare Outreach Specialist since October 2015, under Feed My People food bank in Western Wisconsin, serving Eau Claire, Chippewa, Dunn and Clark counties. Tami believes if we work together, we will end hunger in Wisconsin and is excited about the current role she will play in meeting this goal. She enjoys gardening and working with her husband and children on their family farm.  

                                                        FoodShare OUTREACH team

                                                        FoodShare OUTREACH team

Providing high-quality, telephone-based assistance to counties without in-person outreach assistance and also provides statewide coordination, technical assistance, and support.  

Natalie Mepham
FoodShare Helpline Coordinator
(608) 467-1657

Natalie began working as a FoodShare Helpline Coordinator and Outreach Specialist in August of 2016.  Natalie screens callers for FoodShare eligibility and helps people throughout Wisconsin apply over the phone. She is excited to become a better version of herself as she works to better the lives of her neighbors. 


Katlyn Panka
FoodShare Helpline Coordinator
(608) 440-2880

Katlyn began working as a FoodShare Outreach and Helpline Coordinator in February of 2017. Katlyn screens callers for FoodShare eligibility and helps people throughout Wisconsin apply over the phone.  Sheis very excited to continue helping people reach a higher quality of life through the FoodShare helpline.