Staff

Joan Benefiel

Hunger Program Manager, Joan Benefiel, was born and raised in Kansas and attended University of Kansas in Lawrence, and the MFA program for figurative sculpture at the New York Academy of Art. Growing up, Joan’s formative experience included volunteering alongside her parents at the local soup kitchens and homeless shelters. In her new role as…

Christina D’Onofrio

Christina D’Onofrio graduated in 2015 from St. Bonaventure University with a Bachelor of Science in Childhood Studies. She has a passion for working with children and youth. Christina grew up attending the Reformed Church of Cortlandtown in Westchester. Last year she gained valuable youth ministry experience while doing an internship with Atlantic Bridge in the…