Mary Bentley

Women's Food Service Forum

Mary Bentley is the President of the Women’s Foodservice Forum, responsible for delivering against the goals of the organization and working within the foodservice industry to elevate women leaders.  Prior to this role, Mary was the Director of Industry Relations at General Mills Bakeries & Foodservice, a division of General Mills.  While at General Mills, Mary served as the Vice President - Strategic Development for the Women’s Foodservice Forum as an executive “on loan.”  Prior to that, she held numerous sales and marketing positions within General Mills (previously Pillsbury), Sara Lee Bakery and Quaker Oats, including Vice President - In-Store Bakery division at Pillsbury/General Mills, leading the division in strategy, and business and customer management.

She also served as President of the IDDBA (International Dairy, Deli and Bakery Association) board of directors. She is a graduate of Indiana University School of Business with a degree in Marketing and Psychology.