Colleen Matts

Colleen Matts

517-432-0310

Colleen works throughout Michigan to help cultivate local food purchasing programs at institutions like schools, colleges, universities, and hospitals by linking farm to institution partners, developing and sharing resources, and providing technical assistance and policy support. She is the Michigan state lead for the National Farm to School Network and coordinates the Michigan Farm to School network, listserv and website. Colleen has an MS in Agriculture, Food, and Environment with a specialization in community development from the Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy at Tufts University and joined the CS Mott Group for Sustainable Food Systems, now CRFS, in 2007.