A Childs Feeding Fund


A Child’s Feeding Fund is governed by a volunteer Board of Directors. Meet our Board:
A Childs Feeding Fund
Timothy Thomas is the President and Executive Director.

Tim Thomas retired as the National Sales and Co-op Advertising Manager at Republic Media, publishers of The Arizona Republic and AZCentral.com. What started out 36 years ago as an internship in the advertising department of the Dayton Daily News has become a passion for the media business and through it eagerness to make a positive impact in the local community.

Tim has participated on several industry committees and Boards including the Board President for the Arizona Newspaper Association Advertising Services and the Western Classified Advertiser Managers Association. Tim is currently serving on the Arizona Food Marketing Alliance (AFMA) Board of Directors and is a trustee on the Foundation Board. AFMA comprise of food retailers and supplier in Arizona representing Arizona’s grocery industry as a unified voice to policy makers and community leaders.

For two years Tim served as the President of the Arizona Food Council overseeing a major restructure of that organization. During his tenure as President, the Council raised a record number of dollars in support of the Foundation providing scholarships and tuition reimbursement for AFMA’s members and their dependent. Since 2008, AFMA has awarded $411,000 in Scholarships. In 2010, Tim received AFMA’s Excellence in Leadership Award as Supplier of the Year.

Dave Probst is the secretary of the board.

Chris Figueroa is a member of the board.

John Ristedt is a member of the board.