Ben Thomases

Board Member

Ben serves as Executive Director for a non-partisan community based organization that serves 25,000 people each year with services ranging from after-school programming, to adult education, to meals-on-wheels for home-bound seniors. He has previously served on the leadership team of several other anti-poverty non-profits and in the New York City Mayor’s Office as the Food Policy Coordinator, working to make it easier for hundreds of thousands of low-income New Yorkers to afford and access healthy food.