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Sarah Riffle

Chief Development Officer

Sarah Riffle is the Chief Development Officer of the Arkansas Foodbank. The Arkansas Foodbank is the largest hunger relief organization in the state of Arkansas serving more than 280,000 Arkansans each year. As CDO, Sarah oversees all aspects of the organization’s marketing, communications, volunteer program and fundraising, raising millions of dollars in community support each year to support hunger relief programming across central and southern Arkansas. Under her leadership the Arkansas Foodbank has effectively raised more funds in the last six years than in the history of the organization.

Sarah joined the Arkansas Foodbank in September of 2016, coming from the Boys & Girls Club of Central Arkansas, where she served as Director of Development for three years. Prior to that Sarah spent five years in the for-profit technology sector at Acxiom Corporation in Sales and Marketing. In 2020, Sarah was named as a “Woman to Watch” by Soiree Magazine and was named an honoree in the 2022 “40 under 40” class by Arkansas Business. She is an alumni of the Little Rock Chamber of Commerce, Leadership Greater Little Rock program and the Arkansas State Chamber of Commerce, Leadership Arkansas program. Sarah is also a proud member of Rotary Club 99 and alumni of Delta Delta Delta Sorority.

Sarah is a graduate of the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville and lives in Little Rock with her husband Steven, daughter Grace and twin sons Bennett and Beau.

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