Professor Alison Wolfe Joins Board for the Food Bank of the Southern Tier

February 20 2017
Category: Faculty

Alison Wolfe    Food Bank of the Southern Tier

The Food Bank of the Southern Tier recently welcomed Alison Wolfe, Associate Professor of Business and Marketing, as a new member to its board of directors.

Formally a businesswoman in the corporate world, Wolfe’s experience aids business students in the plethora of courses she teaches, such as marketing planning, strategic advertising and promotion, and a seminar on international marketing and international business.

She has received the Josef Stein Award in both 2009 and 2013, and was the first recipient of the Dr. and Mrs. Malcolm Marsden Endowed Fund. These awards represent teaching excellence, community service, and research at Elmira College.

In addition to two master’s degrees in business administration and education, Wolfe is in the last year of a Ph.D. doctorate program in international business.

About the Food Bank of the Southern Tier:
Established in 1981 and headquartered in Elmira, NY, the Food Bank of the Southern Tier distributes food and other grocery products to people in need through a network of more than 150 partner agencies including food pantries, meal kitchens, shelters and other hunger relief organizations in Broome, Chemung, Schuyler, Steuben, Tioga and Tompkins Counties. The Food Bank also administers several direct service food distribution programs including the BackPack Program and Mobile Food Pantry. The Food Bank is a member of Feeding America and a regional agency of Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Rochester.