February 24, 2020
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Local public health organization hires statewide farm-to-school network coordinator

Community Author: Stephanie Cesario
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Healthy Communities of the Capital Area welcomes Stephanie Cesario onto their team as the Maine Farm to School Network coordinator.

Stephanie Cesario will work closely with Renee Page and MFSN core and supporting partners to further leverage and support farm to school initiatives in Maine.

Stephanie has coordinated a diversity of farm to school initiatives, from managing school gardens on-site at public schools in Vermont to coordinating on-farm field trips for public school youth in Washington.

With a degree in sustainable food systems from the University of Vermont, she brings experience in agricultural education and outreach with farmers, schools, and community organizations. As a small-scale organic grower based in Midcoast Maine, she is passionate about youth access to local food and experiential education.

Please don’t hesitate to reach out to Stephanie at s.cesario@hccame.org to begin collaborating.