Who We Are

Our Mission

Field and Fork Network connects communities to innovative solutions that foster a sustainable food system.

Our Vision

A resilient, equitable, and community-owned food system.

Our Values

Equity-Minded

We honor unique identities and perspectives with dignity.

Forward Thinking

We turn ideas into long lasting solutions.

Collaborative

We incorporate diverse voices and ideas.

Our Mission

Field and Fork Network connects communities to innovative solutions that foster a sustainable food system.

Our Vision

A resilient, equitable, and community-owned food system.

Our Values

Equity-Minded

We honor unique identities and perspectives with dignity.

Forward Thinking

We turn ideas into long lasting solutions.

Collaborative

We incorporate diverse voices and ideas.

Our Team

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Lisa French

       Co-Founder & Executive      Director

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Nichole Borchard

Communications & Partnerships Director

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Tom Lowe

Niagara Falls Local Food Action Plan Project Director

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Josh McGuire

Double Up Food Bucks Program Director

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Bryan Gertz

Double Up Food Bucks- Farm Direct Portfolio Manager

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Jake Kowal

Double Up Food Bucks- Retail Portfolio Manager

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Angela Janiszewski

Finance Manager

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Marcie Baranich

Communications & Digital Content Coordinator

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Cooper Rohan

Policy Manager

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Kate Gorman

Office Administrator

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Chloe Cabrera

AmeriCorps VISTA – Syracuse Region

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Sam Attea

AmeriCorps VISTA – Buffalo Region

Our Team

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Lisa French

Co-Founder & Executive Director

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Nichole Borchard

Communications & Partnerships Manager

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Tom Lowe

Niagara Falls Local Food Action Plan Project Director

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Josh McGuire

Double Up Food Bucks Program Director

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Bryan Gertz

Double Up Food Bucks- Farm Direct Portfolio Manager

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Jake Kowal

Double Up Food Bucks- Retail Portfolio Manager

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Angela Janiszewski

Finance Manager

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Marcie Baranich

Communications & Digital Content Coordinator

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Cooper Rohan

Policy Manager

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Kate Gorman

Office Administrator

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Chloe Cabrera

AmeriCorps VISTA – Syracuse Region

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Sam Attea

AmeriCorps VISTA – Buffalo Region

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Stephanie Tisdale

M&T Bank

Board Chair

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Hayley Davis

L&G Research and Evaluation Consulting

Board Vice Chair

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Umberto Angilletta

M&T Bank

Board Treasurer

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Stephon Parker

The New York Times

Carol Cassell

Carol Cassell

Recovery Health Solutions

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Samuel Burruano

Five Star Bank 

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Brianna Bartholomew

Independent Health Foundation

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Carrie Meyer

Independent Health Foundation

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Mayra Colon

M&T Bank

Our Board

Our Board

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Stephanie Tisdale

M&T Bank

Board Chair

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Hayley Davis

L&G Research and Evaluation Consulting

Board Vice Chair

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Umberto Angilletta

M&T Bank

Board Treasurer

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Stephon Parker

The New York Times

Carol Cassell

Carol Cassell

Recovery Health Solutions

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Samuel Burruano

Five Star Bank 

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Brianna Bartholomew

Independent Health Foundation

Carrie Meyer

Independent Health Foundation

Mayra Colon

M&T Bank

Our Supporters & Partners

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