Our Structure

The Pantry is an outreach ministry of First United Methodist Church of North Liberty in collaboration with the community of North Liberty.  It has its own board of directors with both church and community representatives.

Kaila Rome, Executive Director
Ilsa DeWald, Volunteer & Garden Coordinator
Steven Williams, Special Projects & Marketing Coordinator

The organizational chart of the Pantry includes 6 committees.

Board of Directors

  • Nick Bergus, Board Chair
  • Sean Pearl, Former Board Chair, Garden Committee Chair
  • Dave Jansen, Treasurer, Finance Committee Chair
  • Judy Bornkessel, Recorder, Marketing/Fundraising Committee Chair
  • Matt Swift, Golf Tournament Chair
  • Sue Nelson, Operations Committee Chair
  • Dawn Lyons, Marketing/Fundraising Committee
  • Katie Tsilosani, Pantry Representative
  • Kyra Corbett, Marketing/Fundraising Committee
  • Sabrena Shields, Volunteer Support  Committee Chair
  • Beau Brown, Grant Writting Committee
  • Steve Frederspiel, Finance Committee
  • Edith Cintora, Volunteer Support Committee Chair


Board Minutes