Marin Food Policy Council
University of California
Marin Food Policy Council

Council Members

We are a multi-stakeholder coalition. Our membership includes representatives from diverse communities across Marin County, food systems advocates, and organizations that support food, nutrition, and agriculture in Marin County.

Steering Committee

Name Organization   Role
Alexandra Danino SF-Marin Food Bank   Co-chair
Lori Davis Sanzuma   Co-chair
Julia Van Soelen Kim   UC Cooperative Extension, Marin    Facilitator
June Farmer

Marin City CX3

Reba Meigs Marin Health & Human Services, Public Health    
Liana Orlandi Agricultural Institute of Marin    
Casey Poldino Zero Waste Marin    
Bonnie Nielsen UC Cooperative Extension, Marin      


Name Organization
Jessica Bazan Youth Leadership Institute
Gueidi Beltran Women, Infants, and Children (WIC)
Heather Bettini
Community Action Marin, SparkPoint Marin
Janet Brown AllStar Organics
Kathy Carver
Felicia Chavez Systems Thinking Marin
Lorenzo Cordova Marin County Board of Supervisors
Gail Crain Community Action Marin
Teresa Fogolini North Bay Children's Center
Debbie Friedman Conscious Kitchen
Becky Gershon SF-Marin Food Bank
Terrie Green Marin City Community Services District
Laura Hettwer Marin Health & Human Services, Public Assistance
Madeline Hope West Marin, Waste Education
Lauren Klein UC Cooperative Extension, Marin
Kathy Koblick Marin Health & Human Services, Public Health
Sheila Kopf SF-Marin Food Bank
Shannon Lovelace-White Agricultural Institute of Marin
Susan Martinelli Women, Infants, and Children (WIC)
Madelene McCann Marin Child Care Council
Elaini Negussie Marin Health & Human Services, Nutrition Wellness Program
Audrey Peck Redwood High School Sustainable Agriculture Program
Casey Poldino Zero Waste Marin
Socorro Romo West Marin Community Services
Steve Schwartz Interfaith Sustainable Food Collaborative
Rachel Stover Marin Health & Human Services, Public Assistance
Miguel Villarreal Novato Unified School District
Marv Zauderer
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