The Young Professional Rising Star Scholarship Program selects non-SHFM members under 39 years of age to participate from various SHFM member companies.  Benefits of being selected for this group include complimentary membership, complimentary registration and travel expenses to attend National Conference and complimentary registration for the Critical Issues Conference and local events, along with opportunities for recognition and networking with mentors, including industry executives and SHFM leadership.

2022-21 Rising Star Class

SHFM Board Advisor

Justin Drew
Vice President, Business Development
Alexandra Beaupre-Schivito
Multi-Service General Manager
Jenna Calhoun
Sundae Tucker

Meghan Daro
VP, Consultant Services 
Middleby/Follett Ice
Michael DiNuzzo
Assistant Director, Campus Services 
New York University
Samantha Gambino
Marketing Manager
Lauren Ginn
Food Experiences Program Manager
Guckenheimer powered by ISS
Josh Kohn
Program Manager
JLL at Amazon
Edward Lo
Vice President of Sales
Volante Software Inc.
Kelly Meadows
National Account Manager
LaVazza Professional
Michael Moore
Vice President Business Development
Zee Moussa
Business Owner/Culinary Instructor
ZeeTheCook Culinary Studio
Alexander Olesen
Babylon Micro Farms
Ricky Postiglione
Western Division Experience Manager
Compass Group/Eurest
Jamal Rasoully
The Halal Shack
Brad Silverstein
General Manager
Restaurant Associates
Brittany Thomas
Sales Executive
Vivreau Advanced Water Systems
Giuliette Treatacosti
Vice President of Corporate Affairs
Cater To You Food Service
Adam Vanore
Research & Development Technologist - North American Food Service
Campbell Soup Company