Advocacy & Education Work Team

Purpose/Mission Statement: The Advocacy and Education Work Team is a dynamic and passionate group of members who are interested in advocacy and policy topics related to the food system.
Activities: Last year, this Work Team secured and attended meetings at both Florida State Senator’s offices to discuss food policy issues.

Contact: To join this Work Team or learn more, contact Arianne Corbett, Leading Health, LLC. and Work Team Chair, at

Team Members

Chair: Arianne Corbett, Leading Health, LLC.,

Mark Trujillo, UF/IFAS
Jan Baskin
Whitney Fung, University of South Florida
Lynn Geist
Mary Kate Harrison
Ericka McThenia, Community Volunteer
Allison Nguyen
Debra Prewitt, JWB
Ace Padian, Tampa Bay Network to End Hunger
Caitlyn Peacock, Tampa Bay Network to End Hunger
Eve Spengler, Bay Mulch Farms
Jennifer Webb