Our Team

Sharon Davenport, Program Director of Physical Activity, Sports and Nutrition
Contact Information: 810-600-5817 or sdavenport@crim.org

Sharon has been with the Crim Fitness Foundation for over 7 years, facilitating nutrition and physical activity education and most recently managing programming for nutrition and physical activity. She has over 15 years experience working as a personal trainer and a health coach. She holds a Bachelor of Science from Northern Michigan University in Preschool/Family Life Services, is CPR/AED, and First Aid certified.

Mackenzie Thrower, Program Manager-Nutrition
Contact Information: mthrower@crim.org

Mackenzie Thrower is a Nutrition Program Coordinator and the Local Service Site Supervisor for FoodCorps at the Crim Fitness Foundation. Mackenzie has a Bachelor’s Degree in Spanish and International Studies, a Masters of Arts in Social Science; both from the University of Michigan-Flint. Mackenzie is also a Master Gardener and a licensed and practicing EMT in the state of Michigan. He is passionate about community sustainability and health, food system resiliency, and garden-based nutrition. Mackenzie enjoys working on his hobby farm with his family, dogs, chickens, and duck.

Sara Duncan, Program Coordinator
Contact Information: sduncan@crim.org

Sara has six years experience at the Crim facilitating parent nutrition education programs, teaching nutrition to youth in the Flint Community, and developing and instructing youth physical activity programs. She also coordinates the Marti Austin Kids Classic and the Teddy Bear Trot youth races. Sara holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Kinesiology specializing in Physical Education from Michigan State University and is Adult and Child First Aid/CPR/AED certified. Sara is a sports enthusiast, and enjoys spending time with her husband and three boys camping, hunting, and traveling.

Shanna Moore, Program Coordinator
Contact Information: smoore@crim.org

Shanna is a Nutrition Program Coordinator and is passionate about teaching people to have a healthier lifestyle through healthy eating and exercise. Shanna has earned her Bachelor of Science in Health Promotion & Master of Arts in Human Services: Health and Wellness and is a Certified Health Education Specialist (CHES). She is also CPR/AED & First Aid and ServSafe certified. Shanna enjoys spending time with her husband, snowboarding, frozen yogurt, sweet tea, and spending time outside.

Ashley Makedonsky, Program Coordinator
Contact Information: amakedonsky@crim.org

Ashley graduated from Oakland University with a Bachelor of Science in Wellness, Health Promotion, and Injury Prevention. While studying, Ashley became a Certified Personal Trainer through NASM. When she is not lifting she is usually snacking or snuggling her cat, Peter.

Psalm Bingham, Program Coordinator, Up2Us Coach
Contact Information: pbingham@crim.org

Psalm Bingham is a Nutrition Program Coordinator and an Up2Us Coach at the Crim. She holds a Bachelor’s in Physiology, Pre-Medicine and Pre-Nursing track from Michigan State University and will be graduating with a Bachelor’s in Criminal Justice in December. Psalm is a certified EMT and CNA. In her spare time she enjoys practicing the violin or piano, loves reading books on leadership and arts and crafts, loves sports and fashion!

Jared Badour, Program Coordinator
Contact Information: jbadour@crim.org

Jared graduated from Western Michigan University where he received his degree in Community Health Education with the intention to come back to Flint to improve the health and wellbeing in his community. Jared is currently doing so by working for the Crim Fitness Foundation. At the Crim he began as an intern, served with both Coach Across America and FoodCorps and is now a Nutrition Program Coordinator. Jared's favorite thing about the Crim is it's well-rounded approach to improving the health of the Flint community as well as the ability to contribute to providing a healthy foundation for youth.

Alicia Woods, Nutrition Program Coordinator
Contact Information: awoods@crim.org

Alicia is a Nutrition Programs Coordinator and Registered Dietitian with a Bachelor of Science in Food & Nutrition Sciences from Ohio University. She earned a Diabetes Certificate from Ohio University in 2016, is a Certified CDC National Diabetes Prevention Program Lifestyle Coach, and is completing her MS in Dietetics from Marshall University (expected 2019). Alicia is a plant enthusiast, science geek, and novice chef who loves trying new foods and celebrating the ways food connects us.

Erin Wenk, FoodCorps Service Member
Contact Information: ewenk@crim.org

Erin graduated from Michigan State University in December 2017 with a degree in Environmental Economics and Policy. She spent the 2015-2016 school year studying in Freiburg, Germany where she completed a 3-month internship with Bachpaten Freiburg, an organization that educates local students about the importance of protecting stream ecosystems through hands-on learning. Erin is passionate about good food and working with kids. In her free time, Erin enjoys camping, traveling, making desserts, reading and spending time with friends.

Clark Matthews, FoodCorps Service Member
Contact Information: cmatthews@crim.org

Clark is a resident of flint along with his two dogs Stella, Jill and cat Meeka. This will be Clark’s second year serving with an Americorps program in Flint. This year he will serve as a Food Corps Member at Doyle Rider and Potter Global Elementary Schools.  Clark is excited at the opportunity to engage grades 1, 3, 5 on alternative garden-based education.  Prior to Food Corps he served as the Physical Activity Coordinator with Flint Community School Corps at DTM Elementary. In the Future, he hopes to continue working in and for his community! “Never stop planting!”

Jamie Montgomery, FoodCorps Service Member
Contact Information: jmontgomery@crim.org

Jamie Montgomery is currently a food corps service member with the 2018-2019 cohort. There is so much excitement in Jamie to get this year going with all of the bright faces that he is able to see daily! Jamie has worked in gardens since he was very young. He has also spent over 5 years in the catering industry at the University of Michigan-flint among other places. He enjoys working with children and teaching someone something new about gardening as well as learning something new himself. Jamie feels great joy and inspiration to know that when people make a healthy change in their lifestyle, he may have played a role.

Sarah Shroeder, FoodCorps Service Member
Contact Information: sshroeder@crim.org

Sarah graduated from Michigan State University with a Bachelor’s degree in Dietetics. This will be Sarah's second year of service with FoodCorps in Flint, a decision driven by her passion for teaching others about healthy food. Sarah has a dog, Gypsy, and two cats, Walter and Grizzly. When she's not serving Sarah enjoys doing anything outdoors, from hiking to kayaking.

Autumn Trojanowski, FoodCorps Service Member
Contact Information: jtrojanowski@crim.org

Autumn is originally from Grand Rapids, MI where she obtained her degree in Environmental Studies in 2015. She has since served with AmeriCorps NCCC, worked at The Grand Canyon, and hiked across Spain. This is Autumn’s second year serving as a FoodCorps Service Member. She enjoys experimenting with cooking, swooning over her baby niece, and long summer days. She hopes to continuously spread her passion for the natural environment into the future.