David Long

Greater Vancouver Food Bank

David Long has worked internationally and held senior positions across disciplines, including executive chef, CEO and general manager, before joining the Greater Vancouver Food Bank as COO in 2018. Long has successfully transformed the largest food bank in B.C. by building industry relationships, expanding capacity, increasing donations and improving efficiency.

FUN FACT: Gold medal winner as captain of the Irish culinary team.
GOAL FOR 2022: Getting fresh food to the north of B.C.
FAVOURITE MEAL: Grilled halibut with sautéed nectarines.
RECOMMENDED READING: Mindset – Carol Dweck.
BEST HABIT: Showing up every day.