Fairfax Food Council

Fairfax County, Virginia

CONTACT INFORMATION:

703-246-8404
TTY 711

10777 Main Street, Suite 325
Fairfax, VA 22030

Diane Charles,
Project Manager

Steering Committee

Fairfax Food Council Steering Committee Meetings (2021)

Month Day Time
January

21st

10:30 - 12:00 a.m.

April

15th

10:30 - 12:00 a.m.

July

15th

10:30 - 12:00 a.m.

October

21st

10:30 - 12:00 a.m.

Members

Community Sector Name Organization

Co-Chairs, Food Council

Kate Garsson*
Annie Turner*

Inova
Food for Others

Project Manager, Food Council

Diane Charles*

Fairfax Food Council/Health Dept.

Anchor Organization

Christine Least

Health Department/WIC

Anchor Organization

Matt Mulder

Arcadia Center for Sustainable Food and Agriculture

Farmers Market

Derel Farmer
Chelsea Roseberry*

FRESHFARM (Markets)

Clergy & Leadership Council

 

Clergy & Leadership Council

FCPS Food and Nutrition Services

Megan Mauer

FCPS Food & Nutrition Services

Fairfax County Neighborhood and Community Services (NCS)

Office of the Fairfax County Executive 

Zugheilie Licea

Dawn Hyman*

NCS Region III
Coordinated Services

One Fairfax

Fairfax County Department of Family Services (DFS)

Maria Loh
Marcela Castro

Area Agency on Aging
DFS, Self Sufficiency Division

Government Agency Dr. Benjamin Schwartz Fairfax County Health Department/ Epidemiology and Population Health

Fairfax County Park Authority (FCPA)

Aimee Long Vosper

Fairfax County Park Authority

Farm Community

Michael Lipsky Potomac Vegetable Farms

Business Community

Loreann Grimes

Frontier Kitchen

Nonprofit Community

Cynthia Singiser*

Capital Area Food Bank

Nonprofit Community  

Bill Threlkeld

Cornerstones
Nonprofit Community Carol Barbosa  SevaTruck

Healthcare

Patricia Moreno
Marcia Twomey

Anthem HealthKeepers Plus
MCCP Foundation

University (Higher Education)

Dr. Kerri LaCharite
Constance Gewa

George Mason University, Dept. of Nutrition & Food Studies

George Mason University

 

WG Chairs/Urban Agriculture

Cory Suter
Stacey Evers

Suter Innovations
FCPS, Belvedere Elementary School

WG Chairs/Food Access & Literacy

Katie Strong
Matt Mulder
Chelsea Roseberry
Derel Farmer

Virginia Cooperative Extension
Arcadia
FRESHFARM

Ex-Officio Position

Chris Garris *

Britepaths

Consultant

Theresa Benincasa

OP3

Youth

Nourelhoda Alashem
Stephanie Moreno-Mejia

Justice High School
John R. Lewis High School   

*Member of Executive Committee

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