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The Desert Harvest Team

Pat Criscito, President and CEO
Pat Criscito
President and CEO
Mike Criscito, Vice President
Mike Criscito
Vice President
Heather Florio, Chief Operating Officer
Heather Florio
Chief Operating Officer
Rebecca Cook, VP of Sales and  Marketing
Rebecca Cook
VP of Sales and Marketing

Bernadette Haubert
Bernadette Haubert
Inventory Specialist

After years as a pastry chef Bernadette hung up her apron for life at Desert Harvest. She provides hope, encouragement, and compassion to all those she interacts with. Always ready and willing to lend a hand or tackle a project she can be found throughout the office. When not at work she enjoys camping and nature with her man and pooch, being crafty, and spending quality time in her kitchen.

Crystal Mann
Shipping Specialist

A true eye for detail, Crystal has quickly emerged as the glue that keeps Desert Harvest’s shipping department together. Working at Desert Harvest has been nothing short of a pleasure because it allows her to build upon her 8 years' experience in fulfillment and also allows her to learn and expand upon new skillsets. In her spare time, Crystal enjoys being the mother to her four amazing children, spending time with her husband of over 20 years and experiencing everything the country life has to offer!

Emily Nance
Emily Nance
Physician's Liaison

With a background in massage therapy and over ten years' experience in providing excellent customer service, Emily shines as a leader at Desert Harvest when it comes to going above and beyond for our amazing customers! In charge of Physician's Liaison Program and our Compassionate Assistance Program (CAP), Emily works tirelessly to ensure that the needs of all our doctors and customers are always met. She enjoys working at Desert Harvest because it gives her the opportunity to connect with each and every customer on a personal level. When not at work, Emily can be found spending time with her husband and little baby Lillian, checking out the local band Gipsy Danger, or curling up with a new book on the weekends!

Katie Marlinski
Katie Marlinski
Customer Service Specialist

With a background in customer service and over 10 years of experience in geriatric care, Katie ensures she exceeds every customer’s individual needs and expectations. In charge of order fulfillment and our Autoship program, she works hard to make sure everyone’s needs are met. She loves working at Desert Harvest because she enjoys talking to customers from all over the world and from all walks of life. In her spare time, Katie is a mom to two beautiful girls and a full-time student.

Preston Leigh
Preston Leigh
Bookkeeping Specialist

Preston comes to Desert Harvest with over 10 years of bookkeeping and customer service experience. His dedication (and humor) have him fitting in quickly. Maintaining the books and answering your phone calls are just a couple of his duties. Working at Desert Harvest is a lot of fun for him because he gets to help our customers and also use his accounting skills. When not in the office, Preston enjoys spending time with his wife of over 10 years and their two dogs, finding new things to do around town, reading, and playing Xbox.

Office Guard Dog

The newest and cutest member of the Desert Harvest team, Gunner has stolen all of our hearts and prides himself in being the office guard dog! A rescue, Gunner spends most of his free time taking long naps on our laps, sporting his latest outfit, or making his presence known when it comes to his three brothers at home.


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437 Dimmocks Mill Road, Suite 17B
P.O. Box 1412 ~ Hillsborough, NC 27278
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