Tosha Phonix 2020 US Accelerator Mentor Organizing against the food apartheid in St. Louis to improve food access and representation of local food systems. Region St. Louis, Missouri Affiliations & Roles Food Justice Organizer, Missouri Coalition for the Environment Tosha Phonix is a Food Justice Organizer in St. Louis, MO under the Food and Farm…

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Erin Foster West Participant: 2019 U.S. Grassroots Accelerator Aiding young farmers to ensure success in adapting to climate change on their farms across the Western U.S. Region Denver, Colorado Affiliations & Roles Western Campaigns Director, National Young Farmers Coalition Erin Foster West is the Western Campaigns Director of the National Young Farmers Coalition, a group…

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Brynn Foster Participant: 2019 U.S. Grassroots Accelerator Reclaiming a regenerative food system and Hawaiian food sovereignty. Region Honolulu, Hawaii Affiliations & Roles Founder & Director, Voyaging Foods Brynn Foster is the Founder of Voyaging Foods, a miller and baker of Hawaii-grown canoe-plant flour-based food products. The mission of Voyaging Foods is to reclaim and support…

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Monica Ibacache 2020 US Accelerator Mentor Organizing sustainability and permaculture education in New York to prepare children facing the permanent consequences associated with climate change. Region New York, New York Affiliations & Roles Founder & Executive Director, Beyond Organic Design   Monica Ibacache is the Founder and Executive Director of Beyond Organic Design, a nonprofit…

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Camille Hadley 2020 US Accelerator Mentor Building sustainable food production systems and providing STEM opportunities for underserved youth in Palm Bay, Florida Region Palm Bay, Florida Affiliations & Roles Program Director, Little Growers Inc. Camille Hadley, is the Program Director at Little Growers, an organization that is preparing youth and her larger community to be…

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