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Food Distribution Program Contacts

A phone and e-mail list of Food Distribution Program staff.

Sacramento Distribution Center

Main Phone Line

Pomona Distribution Center

Main Phone Line


Contact Assignment Phone/E-mail
Jeremy Pagan

Food Distribution Program (FDP) Manager


Augie Aguilar
Food Administration Unit Manager
Jacqueline Henderson
Distribution and Processing Unit Manager

Central Office Staff

Contact Assignment Phone/E-mail
Shea Sprecher FDP main desk/general support


Amy Bell Northern agencies' contact for technical assistance; Child Nutrition Information and Payment System (CNIPS) contracts; complaints and losses; Department of Defense Program, and Summer Food Service Program


Sherry Tam

Southern agencies' contact for technical assistance; CNIPS contracts; complaints and losses; Advisory Committee; product formulation statements


Autumn Whitcomb



Geovanna Toliver-Bean

State cooperative (Co-op) - North


Felisha Zuniga

State co-op - South


Siernah Barron

Advance order


Cristina Betancourt

Distribution Center/headquarters analyst


Desirea Lee

U.S. Department of Agriculture ordering liaison


Marina Soto

Direct ship and private co-ops


Patricia Quintana

Direct ship and private co-ops invoicing


Joyce Sasaki

Processor schedules, receipts, and agency information updates


Jeanette Lund

Processor agreements, performance reports, and reviews


Manpreet (Neena) Kaur

Processor agreements, performance reports, and reviews

Juliet Barbero Processing agreements and reviews, Commodity Supplemental Foods Program (CSFP) 916-324-1583
Irene Boubalos CSFP 916-323-7181
Questions: Amy Bell | | 916-322-5051 
Last Reviewed: Friday, November 20, 2015
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