Leadership

Gina Benson Harrison
CEO/President

Gina Benson-Harrison has lived in The Colony Texas since 1990 with her husband Michael Harrison.

Gina worked 30 years in the Information Technology field and started volunteering at the food pantry in 2009.

Gina became Director in 2013 and in 2017 became owner/CEO/President of NTX Community Food Pantry.
Don Alme
Vice President

Don Alme moved to Carrollton, TX in January of 1988 from Madison, WI. He lived in Carrollton until 2001 when he and his family moved to The Colony, TX. He lived in The Colony until 2015 when he moved to Carrollton where he still resides today.

He retired from Bank of America. Don started to volunteer at NTX Community Food Pantry in 2011 and has served in all areas of the food pantry. He enjoys providing assistance to the guests that make use of the pantry services.
Beth Doan
Secretary

Beth Doan has lived in The Colony, TX since 1998. She has been happily married for 33 years, and is a mother and grandmother.

Beth has been a volunteer for the food pantry since 2007, serving in various roles during that time. She has a passion for serving the community, and enjoys the friendships formed through this ministry.
Marie Stankus
Treasurer
Sylvia Houck
Board Member

Sylvia Houck has been involved with catering and food service management for 30 years.

She served on the first NTX Soup-N-Bowl committee, the event helped to fund the pantry. She also served 3 1/2 years as the Director of the pantry when it was called the Storehouse.
Tom Roberts
Board Member

Tom Roberts is retired from a manufacturing management career spanning over 40 years.

He has been a resident of The Colony since 2004 and has served on various professional, civic, fraternal, and social Boards.
Laura McLand
Board Member

Laura McLand is the Jobs Resource Counselor at NTX Community Food Pantry. She has volunteered at NTX Community Food Pantry for five years where she provides a current "Jobs This Week" list which helps visitors find new ways to locate jobs within the community and resume review guidance to help them find employment.

She has her PHR and SHRM-CP certifications and is the President of HR Fusion, an HR consulting company.