Willie Woods is a program coordinator for Brighter Bites in Houston. He is a Houston area native, from the small town of Conroe, Texas. Willie began with Brighter Bites in the fall of 2019 as a sourcing associate, where he utilized his problem-solving and innovative networking skills to ensure top-quality produce was reaching our participating families. Prior to joining Brighter Bites, he was an Administration and Operations Specialist and Martial Arts Instructor in the United States Marine Corps. Willie left the military and returned to Texas in 2013. He then gained a wealth of diverse expertise through his work experience with a range of employers, from the Texas Department of Criminal Justice to major supply chain distributors. In his spare time, Willie loves spending time with his family, traveling, trying new foods and activities to broaden his horizons and understanding of the world around him.