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 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. Sarah is a member of the Little Rock Rotary Club 99, the Association of Professional Women and the Arkansas Non-Profit Alliance. 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 also a graduate of the Little Rock Chamber of Commerce Leadership Greater Little Rock program and is a proud 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.