Our FoundersSFE Was Built Upon One Simple Philosophy...

The founders of SFE, Luis Benavides and Donald Gala, have achieved great success through a well-balanced combination of formal education, professional training, and hands-on K-12 experience. Their expertise comes from decades of working with both small and large school districts throughout the United States. “SFE is a unique, multicultural, dynamic, and refreshing food service management company,” said Luis Benavides, SFE Co-Founder. “We are proud to be a trendsetter when it comes to child nutrition, and our company identity provides a platform for continued organic growth. As we expand throughout the U.S., SFE will represent health and nutrition, and will continue our company’s culture and belief in, ‘Putting Child Nutrition First.’”

Manged VolumnLuis and Don have assembled the most dynamic, qualified, and knowledgeable K-12 experts to continue with our company’s organic growth since our inception in 2004. Our company’s organization consists of individuals with various professional backgrounds, all with a foundation centered on food service. Our company infrastructure ensures that our district partners receive the best service within the K-12 community. The SFE philosophy signifies health, nutrition, development, teamwork and the merging of cultures throughout our company, permitting SFE to guarantee the success of your child nutrition program.

Give our partners the best service within the K-12 community, and we will have a partner for life.

Don Gala, SFE Co-Founder