Houston, TX. –Feed the Soul Foundation has named Juana Collins as Executive Director. Collins joined the organization on Monday, May 1.

As the Executive Director for Feed the Soul Foundation, I wish to express my sincere gratitude and appreciation for this incredible opportunity to leverage my experience to assist with this fast-growing national nonprofit.  

As a nonprofit executive with 30 plus years of experience with various organizations including the United Negro College Fund, and the American Red Cross, I am excited to lend my expertise to help nourish and empower individuals through culinary education and entrepreneurship.

I firmly believe that food has the power to transcend boundaries, unite communities, and transform lives. By fostering culinary talent and providing financial assistance to deserving individuals, the Feed the Soul Foundation is making a profound difference in the lives of those who dream of pursuing a career in the culinary arts.

I would like to express my heartfelt appreciation to our esteemed board of directors, staff, donors, partners, and volunteers. Thanks to their commitment the Foundation has already accomplished so much in such a short time.  Your generosity and unwavering support has been instrumental in enabling the Foundation the ability to achieve its goals to supporting culinary businesses and providing scholarships to aspiring culinary professionals. 

Looking ahead, I am filled with anticipation for the future endeavors of Feed the Soul Foundation. With my leadership, I am confident that Feed the Soul Foundation will continue to grow and expand our reach, touching the lives of deserving individuals. Together, we will uplift and aspire culinary professionals, cultivate entrepreneurship, and contribute to the growth and success of the culinary industry through our various programs.

Once again, I extend my deepest gratitude and commitment to the mission of Feed the Soul Foundation. 

Juana Collins

Executive Director