Food Bank of Northwest Indiana names Victor Garcia as executive director

By: Food Bank of Northwest Indiana Last Updated: November 1, 2019

The Food Bank of Northwest Indiana has named Victor A. Garcia as Executive Director of the Region’s largest hunger-relief organization, effectively immediately.  

“Victor comes with a wealth of experience and executive leadership in the nonprofit and business sector. He recently served as Vice President, Strategic Partnerships at Mental Health America of Northwest Indiana. We are confident that Victor will execute the strategic priorities of the Food Bank and lead the organization in the next stages of growth, increasing our capacity to fight hunger in the community”, said Bob Lowry, President of the Board of Directors for the Food Bank of Northwest Indiana.

“I’m excited to join the Food Bank of Northwest Indiana family as we work together to create meaningful and lasting generational change in our Region by supporting our friends and family that are food insecure”, said Garcia. “Driven by the passion of our volunteers, staff, and Board of Directors, the Food Bank of Northwest Indiana will continue to be the innovator of programs and services in the fight against hunger”.

The Food Bank is welcoming the public to meet Garcia during a weeklong “Meet The Executive Director” Open House, Monday, November 11th – Thursday, November 14th (8a-10a, 11a-1p, 3p-5p). To RSVP, visit or call: 219-980-1777.