Our Team

Founder, Executive Director
Rochelle Gamauf

Rochelle Gamauf, a native of Waukesha resident for over 27 years, is the founder and Executive Director of Friends with Food. Before starting Friends with Food, Rochelle held a Real Estate Broker license and has owned several businesses that she started from the ground up. Back in early March of 2020 the world as we knew it was about to change. Her passion to help her community showed deeply the first week of service, she made homemade spaghetti and delivered it to 10 families. As the Executive Director, Rochelle is committed to carrying out the mission of serving others at their time of need and changing the life of others.

One thing that you should know about Rochelle, she loves to inspire others to achieve their full potential. Rochelle was recognized by her peers for her work to the community and achieved Realtor of the Year for 2020 by Greater Milwaukee Association of Realtors. Rochelle’s loves to share her story of inspiration with others. In February 2022 she spoke at a Women’s Strong Conference sharing her story of achievement.

Rochelle has been married for 26 years to her husband Jim (he is also a board member).  They have three adult children which you may find here and there helping at the pantry. They have two dogs, Henry and Chad that keep them active. In Rochelle’s free time, she loves to go on vacation and see new things, she loves to take walks in nature and do other outdoor activities.

Executive Assistant
Madison Lunde

Madison Lunde, Executive Assistant at Friends With Food, brings both professional expertise and a compassionate heart to her role. Born and raised in Waukesha, Wisconsin, Madison is deeply rooted in her community. Alongside her dedicated work at the pantry, Madison finds joy in spending quality time with her husband, Joe, and their daughter, Layla.

Beyond her commitment to serving others, Madison has a passion for the outdoors, often embarking on hiking adventures to connect with nature. Additionally, she channels her creativity into candle making and various crafting pursuits. Madison’s multifaceted interests and warm spirit make her not only an invaluable asset to the food pantry but also a vibrant and caring member of the community she calls home.

Volunteer Coordinator
Alicia Dunston

Alicia Dunston joined our team as the Volunteer Coordinator in the Summer of 2023. She grew up in Waukesha for most of her childhood and then moved back in 2019 with her husband Mark. Alicia is passionate about helping people and sharing Jesus’ love with those around her. Previously, she worked as the Office Director for a medical facility and before that she was the Event Coordinator at a non-profit in Milwaukee. Currently, Alicia is enjoying being a full-time, nature-loving, homeschooling Mama of three wonderful children. 

Family Coordinator
Jen Raymaker
Jen Raymaker is the Family Coordinator at Friends With Food. Jen‘s love of food and a desire to introduce her children to volunteerism led her to the pantry. She loves connecting with clients, hearing their stories and seeing the smiles on their faces when they leave the building.  
 
Jen was born in Buffalo, New York, playing soccer, watching football every Sunday and eating Friday night fish fries. After college Jen worked as an architect in Chicago where she met her husband, Brian, who was born and raised in this area. When deciding where to raise their two children, they knew they wanted to live near Lapham Peak (a place they had hiked together many times while dating). Together as a family, they spend their time kayaking, hiking and camping with their dog, Booker. 
Our Purpose

Dedicated to Feeding the Future

Our purpose is to respond the needs in our community by providing food and supplies during a time of need.