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Media Center

Your central resource for our latest news, press releases, facts, and media resources on global hunger. Meet our leaders and connect with us for media inquiries or event opportunities.

 

MEET OUR SPEAKERS

Looking for an expert source or panelist for your next event? Consider our speakers, who are thought leaders in global food insecurity, nonprofit management, philanthropy, advocacy and public policy.

Barron Segar

Barron is the President & CEO of WFP USA. He brings over 20 years of experience in growing philanthropic and cause marketing platforms. Prior to WFP USA, Barron served as the Executive Vice President and Chief Development Officer at UNICEF USA.

Rebecca Middleton

Rebecca is the Chief Advocacy and Engagement Officer for WFP USA, bringing 20 years of experience in policy, advocacy and strategy. Rebecca started her career in 1997 in Washington, DC, spending five years as a Senior Legislative Assistant for her hometown congressman.

Chase Sova

Chase is the Senior Director of Public Policy and Research at WFP USA. He has professional experience in the areas of climate change and agricultural development with the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization, and International Center for Tropical Agriculture.

Gabriella Morris

Gabriella is the Chief Philanthropy Officer for WFP USA where she oversees strategies that bring together development operations, institutional foundations, global cause partnerships, individual giving, planned giving and corporate partnerships.

 

MEET OUR WFP GOODWILL AMBASSADORS:

Our celebrity partners are dedicated to elevating awareness of global hunger and inspiring action. They’re leveraging their voices and influence to advocate for the world’s hungriest people.

The Weeknd

 

 

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Andrew Zimmern

 

 

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Kate Hudson

 

 

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Latest News Releases

Cargill Grants $10 Million to World Food Program USA to Combat the World’s Growing Hunger Crisis

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World Food Program USA’s Barron Segar Named to The NonProfit Times Power & Influence Top 50 for Second Year in a Row

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WFP Announces Football Star Son Heung-Min as Global Goodwill Ambassador

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UN Report: Global Hunger Numbers Rose to as Many as 828 Million in 2021

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WFP Rushes Emergency Food Assistance to Earthquake-Hit Eastern Afghanistan

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World Food Program USA Appoints Cargill and Kastner Executives to its Board of Directors

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Contact Us

For media inquiries or to secure our speakers for webinars, panels, and other events, please contact us at media@wfpusa.org.