Michelle Stuffmann

Director of Communications


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Michelle Stuffmann is MAZON’s Director of Communications. Since joining the organization in 2010, she has been responsible for shaping the organization’s traditional and digital communications strategies to raise awareness of MAZON, elevate the organization’s mission and galvanize support for public policy, advocacy and fundraising priorities. Michelle has more than 20 years of experience in marketing, brand and digital strategy across a broad range of industries in both the not-for-profit and for-profit sectors. Michelle is a past chair of the Executive Committee for the Nonprofit/Association section of the Public Relations Society of America. She earned an M.B.A. from the McCombs School of Business at UT Austin and a B.A. in Sociology from UCLA.

Articles by Michelle Stuffmann

U.S. Hunger Commission Adopts MAZON Recommendations

“This is a huge step forward and we are proud that this bi-partisan commission recognizes that there are significant food insecurity challenges facing currently serving military personnel and veterans."

2016 National Hunger Seder

Last week marked our 2016 National Hunger Seder at the U.S. Capitol Visitor Center!

MAZON, L.A. Award-Winning Creative Team Announce "This Is Hunger" Exhibit

MAZON: A Jewish Response to Hunger announced today a first-of-its-kind free exhibit that will launch before Thanksgiving to bring Americans face to face with the stark realities of hunger in the United States. Through state-of-the-art storytelling techniques and interactive elements, the “This Is Hunger” mobile installation will engage thousands of visitors as it travels nationwide.

Statement Regarding Today's GAO Report on Food Assistance Programs for Active Military Members

Abby J. Leibman, President & CEO at MAZON: A Jewish Response to Hunger today issued this statement in response to Today's GAO Report on Food Assistance Programs for Active Military Members:

On That “Harvest Box”

This outrageous and ill-conceived idea must not distract us from our mandate of protecting SNAP.

MAZON Releases New Report on Nutrition in the Charitable Food System

A Tipping Point: Leveraging Opportunities to Improve the Nutritional Quality of Food Bank Inventory highlights challenges within the charitable food system and offers promising solutions.

MAZON’s CEO Declares Trump’s “Poverty Reduction” Order Will Backfire

The President's Executive Order will throw people off the path to self-suffiency.

MAZON’S Inaugural Rabbinic Justice Mission Brings Rabbis to the U.S. Capital to Urge Lawmakers to Protect SNAP

The delegation was part of MAZON's efforts to inspire and empower Jewish leaders to engage in anti-hunger advocacy.

MAZON Gratified by Senate Proposal for 2018 Farm Bill

The Senate Agriculture Improvement Act of 2018 effectively balances the needs of all those impacted by this law.

MAZON Announces 2018 Emerging Advocacy Fund Grantee Partners

This year's cohort of grantee partners will engage in critical anti-hunger advocacy efforts across the United States.

Farm Bill Conference Committee Must Follow Senate’s Lead

This committee must propose a Farm Bill that does no harm and protects SNAP.