2023 CFDE BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Committed to the Cause
TRUDI ANN WEBSTER
Trudi -Ann has spent her entire career in the food industry. She is passionate about developing new brands and supporting local food manufacturers.
In 2020, she started her own consulting and brokerage company working with local brands getting them ready to expand throughout Canada. She has given back to the different facets of our industry by being an active volunteer with the Calgary Food Bank , and many charities in Calgary .
Director of Finance
Frank has over 40 years’ experience in the food industry; most recently known as one of the owners of New Age Marketing that became the pioneer broker in the natural and organic food industry Canada. In 2019, New Age merged with Indigo Natural Products and Frank decided to devote more time developing new markets and products to reduce single use plastic in the logistics field.
Director of Memberships
Marsha is an experienced and dedicated leader in the food industry, with over 30 years of experience. She is the Owner of Gluten-Free Pantry, a Calgary grocery store brand under the Eat For Life By Marsha Inc. She is passionate about helping others achieve success, which is reflected in her positive attitude and enthusiasm for life. Marsha is a leader in the industry, always looking for ways to make life easier for those around her. Her commitment to excellence and dedication to helping others are an inspiration to all who know her
Director of Santa Cause
With over 35 years experience in the CPG business, Jeff has been involved with the CFDE since the last 90’s.
He has held various positions including Director of Golf, Director of Curling & his crowing joy-President from 2008 to 2010.
He currently manages National accounts for Bee Maid Honey Limited as their Senior Business Development manager.