Jessica Rilling

Jessica Rilling

Executive Director

Expertise in nonprofit strategic planning, grant-writing, community engagement and facilitation, economic development, fundraising, and marketing. 

Jason Grim

Jason Grimm

Deputy Director

Expertise in farm viability, beginning farmer training, food business mentorship, food policy and infrastructure, cultivating local and statewide networks, farm-to-business supply chain coordination, and collaborative project development.

Jake Kundert

Jake Kundert

Food System Director

Expertise in project design and evaluation, grant research, public health, systems analysis, community food systems, food business entrepreneurship, and agriculture with a focus in small-scale vegetable and livestock production.

Michi Lopez

Michi Lopez

Access and Equity Coordinator

Expertise in analytic scientific methods, group facilitation and management, early childhood development, curriculum design and implementation, social capital building with people of color and refugee families.

Jessica Reuter

Program Associate

Expertise in marketing and communications, social media, website content, writing, and graphic design.

Jessica Plotz

Office Assistant

Expertise in administrative management, accounting, human resources, and client experience.