Lindsey Scalera joined CRFS in 2018 as Community Food Systems Collaboration Specialist. In her previous role as Farm to Institution Campaign Director at the Ecology Center, Scalera served as MFIN co-lead and Regional Organizer for Health Care Without Harm's Healthy Food in Health Care program from 2016-2018. She brings over a decade of facilitation and community-based education experience to her work.
Lindsey is collaborating with partners throughout Michigan to ensure the future of the Michigan Good Food movement is sustainable, inclusive and democratic. Lindsey got her start in food systems as co-founder of the Giving Garden and the Michigan Young Farmer Coalition while earning her Master's Degree in Social Foundations of Education, specializing in EcoJustice Education from Eastern Michigan University.