Jessica Rilling

Jessica Rilling

Executive Director

Expertise in nonprofit strategic planning, grant-writing, community engagement and facilitation, economic development, project administration and management, and creative placemaking.

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 Systems 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

Míchi López

Access and Equity Coordinator

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

Anuj Mittal

Supply Chain Tech Specialist

Expertise in technology solutions for supply chain operations for farmers and food hubs. Technology solutions include process automation, data analysis, operations mapping, labeling solutions, pricing and invoicing, and inventory management systems.

Jessica Reuter

Program Associate
Expertise in creative direction and coordination, social media coaching, project and event promotions, marketing and communications, branding, copywriting, website content, and graphic design.

Jessica Plotz

Office Assistant

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

Paul Schmitt

Food Systems Associate

Expertise in written communication, technical writing, community engagement and outreach, story mapping, equity analysis, and community food asset mapping.