Michele Chivore joined the Georgia Food Bank Association as its Campaign Director for Childhood Hunger Programs in September 2012. Her role is to work in conjunction with Georgia Food Bank Association member food banks, local non-profit partners and national partner Share Our Strength to implement a state childhood hunger advocacy, communications, and marketing plan aimed at increasing participation in federal nutrition programs among eligible families with children. She is also responsible for developing and fostering relationships with key public and private stakeholders in Georgia. Prior to joining the Georgia Food Bank Association she worked as the Atlanta Program Manager for Seedco where she was responsible for program management services and technical assistance for initiatives that provided facilitated access to public benefit programs. She has also worked for CIBA Vision Corporation as a Logistics Planner and Communities In Schools of Georgia, Inc. to manage and implement several federal programs.
Michele has a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Political Science from the University of Cape Town in South Africa and a Masters in Business Administration from Keller Graduate School of Management.