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Chelsea Graves, Dining Services Student Farm Manager, Interdisciplinary Studies Major, at Virginia Tech Kentland Farms


Elizabeth Spellman


Elizabeth combines her farm experience, environmental and agricultural law degree, and admiration of the land in her work as executive director of the West Virginia Food and Farm Coalition. Amongst other efforts, she is trying to build a social and physical network to transport food to markets across the state. Elizabeth believes food […]

Bob Jacobus


Bob has had a rich career filled with a number of experiences that intersect with food production, environmental planning, and economic development. He has supported his community by helping groups apply for development grants and manages compliance for state and federal grants. Bob speaks to the importance of keeping the momentum up with long-term […]