Who’s Who of Humanitarians and Philanthropists

Barbara Houston-Shimizu

Title: Executive Director
Company: South King County Food Coalition
Location: Des Moines, Washington, United States


  • Arizona State University Thunderbird School of Global Management
  • Des Moines Area Food Bank
  • Habitat for Humanity (volunteer)
  • Local church (bookkeeper)
  • South King County Food Coalition
  • University of Washington
  • USA Judo (international referee, board of directors)


  • Honoree, Distinguished Worldwide Humanitarian Award (2022)
  • Inductee, Top Professionals of the Year, Marquis Who’s Who (2022)
  • Featured Member, Marquis Millennium Magazine, Marquis Who’s Who (2022)
  • Five-time Champion, USA Judo Grand National Championship
  • Recipient, Gold Medal, Judo World Masters
  • Recipient, Pan American Judo Championships Medals

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