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Vicki Escarra

Vicki B. Escarra is President and CEO of Feeding America, the nation’s leading domestic hunger-relief charity, which provides food to Americans in need through a network of more than 200 food banks. Since her appointment in 2006, she has led the organization through the most significant period of advancement in its three-decade history, expanding the number of people served annually from 25 million to 37 million, and the pounds of food and grocery products distributed annually from 2 billion to more than 3 billion. Under Escarra’s leadership, the organization experienced a complete transformation, including the successful overhaul of the national brand to become Feeding America, and a fundraising increase of 144 percent. [+]