Foodbank Names New Chief Financial Officer

Categories : Press Room

Norfolk, VA – February 27, 2023 – The Foodbank of Southeastern Virginia and the Eastern Shore has named Dean Wooten its new Chief Financial Officer. Formerly the Director of Finance at the Foodbank, Wooten is a Certified Public Accountant and has more than three decades of experience focused primarily on postsecondary education and non-profit accounting.

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Wooten holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Accounting from Oral Roberts University and an M.B.A. from Regent University. For more information, please contact Senior Director of Communications David Brandt at 757-644-5860 or 

About the Foodbank

For more than 40 years, the Foodbank of Southeastern Virginia and the Eastern Shore has provided more than 360 million meals to those in our community who face hunger. Through our programs, facilities, and large network of community partners, we work to eliminate hunger daily. Our understanding of the need for a long-term solution has led to the creation of a refreshed strategic plan aimed at moving Hampton Roads closer to achieving the mission of eliminating hunger for those we serve—not only for the day, or for the week, but for a lifetime. For up-to-date information on the Foodbank, visit, Facebook, or Twitter.