Our staff is the cornerstone of Capital City Fruit, giving us the experience and knowledge we need to help fulfill the wishes of our various customers.

Executive Team

Joe Comito

Chairman of the Board

Christian Comito

President & CEO

Brendan Comito


Kieran Comito

Vice President of Purchasing

Brent Addison

Director of Sales & Marketing

Brenda Pearson

Director of Human Resources

Chad Leeper

IT Manager

Business Development Team

Kelly Sixta

Sales Manager

Mike Ireland

Business Development Manager – Food Service

William Carlson

Business Development Manager – Retail

Curtis Turner

Account Manager

Produce Account Executive & Purchasing Team

Keith Brooks

Senior Produce Account Executive



Watermelons, Honeydew, Cantaloupe, Yams, and Hard Squash

Ryan Gay

Produce Account Executive



Potatoes, Carrots

Chris Kelly

Produce Account Executive



Avocadoes, Bananas, Apples, Kiwi, Celery, Mango, Limes, Pineapple, Coconuts, Papaya, Lemons, Grapes, Cilantro, Parsley, Lettuce, and Radish

Michael Schmitt

Produce Account Executive



Mangoes, Tropicals, Citrus, Mushrooms

Joseph Eaton

Purchasing Manager

Eric Schwertley

Produce Account Executive



Bell Peppers, Zucchini, Yellow Squash, Cucumbers, Eggplant, Green Beans, Mini Sweet Peppers, Chile Peppers, Hot Peppers, Tomatillo, Corn Husks, Jicama, Green Onions, Chayote Squash, Cactus, and Guava

Peter Simonson




Hot House Peppers, Hot House Cucumbers, On Vines, Nature Sweet, Mini Cucumbers, Oranges, and Grapefruit

Josh Henss




Tomatoes, Hot House, Organics, Strawberries

Barbara Van Gorder

Purchasing Agent

Grower Team

Jonathan Miller

Grower Representative




Locally Grown

Administrative Team

April Chumbley

CEO/HR Administrative Assistant


Brenda Klocko

Sales Administrative Assistant

Emilee Stacy

Sales & Business Development Support Specialist


Nathan Johnson

Accounting Supervisor

April Schoonover

Accounting Assistant


Brenda Doran

Accounting Assistant

Join the Capital City Fruit Team

1850 Colonial Parkway P.O. Box 337 Norwalk, IA 50211

Wholesale inquiries: 515-981-5111
E-commerce inquiries: 515-953-2863