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iEat Green – Robert Lange- International Collaborative

Robert V. Lange attended the California Institute of Technology and received his doctorate in Theoretical Physics from Harvard University. After post-doctoral research at Oxford, Lange became a faculty member of Brandeis University where he is retired. He continues to teach in the Sustainable International Development Master’s Degree program of the Heller School. In 1992, Robert founded the International Collaborative for …

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iEat Green – Kathy Lawrence – Interim Director of NESAWG

Kathy Lawrence lives in Newburgh, New York, and wears a number of hats including Interim Director of NESAWG while Tracy is on leave, advisor to the Antibiotic Resistance Action Center out of George Washington University regarding the Certified Responsible Antibiotic Use standard, and Airbnb superhost. Kathy was co-founder and senior director for School Food Focus, a national collaborative that leveraged …

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iEat Green – Onika Abraham-Director of Farm School NYC

Onika Abraham, Director of Farm School NYC, is a farmer and educator with more than 15 years of experience as a senior nonprofit manager with an MBA in marketing and entrepreneurship from City University of New York’s Zicklin School of Business. Onika joined Farm School NYC as Director in May 2014. Less than six months into her tenure, Farm School …

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iEat Green – Anita Lo- Chef Author – Solo: A Modern Cookbook for a Party of One

ANITA LO is an acclaimed chef who worked at Bouley and Chanterelle before opening the Michelin-starred restaurant annisa in the heart of Manhattan’s Greenwich Village in 2000, which she ran until it closed in 2017. Food & Wine named her one of ten Best New Chefs in America, and The Village Voice proclaimed her Best New Restaurant Chef. She has appeared on Top Chef Masters, Iron …

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iEat Green – Dave Chapman Executive Director of The Real Organic Project

Dave Chapman has been an organic farmer for 39 years and owner of Long Wind Farm in Vermont. The farm started as a mixed vegetable operation, but transitioned to growing tomatoes in soil on 2-1/2 acres of glass greenhouses. Today, Long Wind Farm sells most of its crop through the wholesale market to stores around New England. For the past …

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iEat Green – Qiana is the Executive Director of Just Food

Qiana is the Executive Director of Just Food, a food justice nonprofit based in New York City that galvanizes small-scale farmers, producers, and community members throughout the region. Just Food aims to shift the power, health, and wealth of historically marginalized and under resourced communities. Building towards a sovereign and healthy food system rooted in racial, social, economic, and environmental justice is the …

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iEat Green – Seth Itzkan and Karl Thidemann Co-Founders and Co-Directors of Soil4Climate

Seth Itzkan is Co-founder and Co-director of Soil4Climate. He is an environmental futurist investigating innovative means of land management that offer hope for reversing global warming. He is a TEDx speaker on restoring grasslands and with planned grazing. He has consulted for The Boston Foundation, the Massachusetts Technology Collaborative and the US Bureau of the Census. He is a graduate …

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iEat Green – Genuine Foods

Kayleen St.John, MS, RD is an Executive Director at Genuine Foods, a for service management company that measures it’s success by the health and well-being of the communities it serves. Prior to joining Genuine Foods, she was the COO at Euphebe Healthcare and the Director of Nutrition at Natural Gourmet Institute. Kayleen is currently an adjunct professor of Nutrition in …

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iEat Green – Alicia Newton – Nourish My Soul

Alicia Newton is the Founder and Executive Director of Nourish My Soul where her passion for using healthy food to heal more than a body, but also mind and spirit is put to work in communities every day. Getting hands in the dirt and nurturing life can have a profound impact on reducing stress and anxiety, while cooking and sharing …

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iEat Green – Alina Zolotareva – Aero Farms

Alina Zolotareva is the Senior Marketing and Nutrition Manager at AeroFarms, the largest indoor vertical farm in the world, based in Newark, NJ. A Registered Dietitian Nutritionist (RDN), Alina leverages her background in nutrition science and public health to translate nutrition science to consumers, playing a key role in AeroFarms’ mission to combat food deserts and bring fresh, local, nutritious …