FARGO, N.D. – The Great Plains Food Bank has recently announced the hiring of Todd Berge as distribution center and logistics manager and Kramer Stuth as food resource manager to join their team providing needed food assistance to more than 145,000 hungry individuals each year. Berge began his role with the Great Plains Food Bank in January and Stuth in late November of 2020.
Berge’s primary role with the Great Plains Food Bank surrounds working and scheduling drivers and their routes along with equipment and general logistical issues. Additionally, his work extends into management responsibilities within the distribution center for statewide deliveries. A native of Grand Forks, Berge received a bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of North Dakota and spent the last 35 years working for Kedney Warehouse Co. in warehousing, shipping and local, regional and interstate transportation.
Stuth grew up in Federal Way, Wash., and officially moved to Fargo in 2018. A member of the United States National Guard, Stuth’s responsibility as food resource manager with the Great Plains Food Bank is working with local and regional food donors to procure and purchase an adequate food supply to feed those in need across North Dakota and western Minnesota. Before arriving at the Great Plains Food Bank, Stuth worked as a real-estate agent with eXp realty in Fargo.
About the Great Plains Food Bank
Now in its 38th year, the Great Plains Food Bank serves as North Dakota’s only food bank. Its partner network includes nearly 200 food pantries, shelters, soup kitchens, and other charitable feeding programs operating more than 100 communities across N.D. and Clay County, Minn. Since 1983, the Great Plains Food Bank, through its array of innovative direct service programs and partner network, have distributed more than 175 million meals to children, seniors, and families in need. The Great Plains Food Bank is a member of Feeding America, the nation’s food bank network, and was named the Not-for-Profit of the Year in 2018 by the Fargo-Moorhead-West Fargo Chamber of Commerce.