Advisors and Partners

We seek the guidance of many colleagues and experts to assist in shaping our work, and to help us ensure we are having our desired impact on the regional food system.

Each year, we convene trusted partners and program participants to update them on our programs and invite their feedback.

In 2018, the Advisory Forum included these advisors and partners:

Mary Cleaver, The Cleaver Co.

Karl duHoffmann, Orchard Hill Cider Mill

Martha Elder, Second Chance Foods

Erin Fairbanks, Grout Consulting

Jonathan Farber, Rumsey Farber & Park Slope Food Co-op

Evan Hanczor, Egg Restaurant

Michaela Hayes, Rise & Root Farm

Liz Higgins, Cornell Cooperative Extension

Michelle Hughes, National Young Farmers Coalition

Josh Morgenthau, Fishkill Farms

June Russell, GrowNYC

Leon Vehaba, Poughkeepsie Farm Project

Ora Wise, Allied Media Conference

Wen-Jay Ying, Local Roots NYC

Chris Wayne, GrowNYC