Church Brothers Farms Welcomes Bobby Nunes, Promotes Lisa Dennis
- by Melissa De Leon Chavez
SALINAS, CA – Church Brothers Farms and grower-owned processor True Leaf Farms are growing their sales arm, having added produce industry expert Bobby Nunes to the team and promoting Lisa Dennis.
Bobby brings 28 years of experience in fresh operations to the team, having worked with notable names in the industry like Ippolito International, Duda Farm Fresh Foods, Tanimura & Antle, Newstar Fresh Foods, River Ranch Fresh Foods, and Dole Fresh Vegetables.
In addition to his impressive portfolio, he has a Bachelor’s of Science degree from Kansas State University.
Lisa has moved up to Assistant Sales Manager, reporting directly to Sales Manager Tom Bramers. She has been active in the produce industry for 20 years, 10 of which have been with Church Brothers Farms.
She started out in her family’s transportation company, moving on to work for Ocean Mist Farms, Dole, and Colorful Harvest before finding a home at Church Brothers. In her new role, Lisa will support the in-house sales staff, according to a press release.
“As our business expands, we need team members who understand the produce industry and can provide the level of customer service we deliver,” Jeff Church, Vice President of Sales, said. “Lisa has been a big part of our growth and we anticipate Bobby being a part of our future.”
Congratulations to both Lisa and Bobby on these new roles!