Meet Fred!


Fred has been part of Food Finders from the very beginning. He remembers helping the founders in their two-car garage. He started working for the food bank last year as a warehouse professional and spends most of his time traveling across our service area picking up food from our retail partners.. Let’s learn more about Fred!

  1. What did you do before you came here? I used to work in the Steel Factory as a machinist in Attica, IN
  2. What is your education and/or training? I have many skills that made me suitable for this position; I think most importantly is my hard work ethic.
  3. Why did you decide to work for Food Finders Food Bank? I enjoy seeing the smiles on the faces of those we serve and people I work with at the food bank are super nice!
  4. What is your role here at Food Finders Food Bank? How long have you been in your role? I have a variety of roles here in the warehouse; most of the time I drive one of our retail pickup routes to pick up food. I also handle Tuesday night Whistlestops and anything else I am asked to do.
  5. What is your favorite thing about your job or Food Finders Food Bank? The employees here treat me well and are very friendly.
  6. What do you think that Food Finders Food Bank has to offer Indiana? Food Finders provide meals to thousands and thousands of people in Indiana.
  7. What’s the best thing that’s happened to you since you have been part of Food Finders Food Bank? I lost a lot of weight with all of the walking and lifting I do at the food bank
  8. What do you like to do in your free time? I like to spend time with my three grandkids.
  9. What is one thing about you that might surprise people? The most surprising thing about me is that I was part of Food Finders from the very beginning. My family was very close to the founders of Food Finders
  10. What is your favorite ice cream and why? Rocky Road because of all of the munchies in it!