Community Food Systems EducatorCommunity, Food & Environment Institute
224 E. Crosstown Pky
Kalamazoo, MI 49001
Community Food SystemsKalamazoo County Extension Office 201 W. Kalamazoo, Suite 306
Kalamazoo, MI 49007
Mariel Borgman is a Community Food Systems Educator serving southwest Michigan. Borgman’s areas of focus include food system education for adults and youth, farm to institution technical assistance, and produce safety education for farms. Based in Kalamazoo at Kalamazoo Valley Community College, Borgman works closely with the college’s Food Innovation Center to offer community programming related to small scale agriculture and food systems. Borgman holds a B.S. in Sustainable Business from Aquinas College and a M.S. in Natural Resources from the University of Michigan.