Owl’s Nest farmer and D.C. Food Summit speaker Liz Whitehurst shares her advice on ways that we can all become more connected to our local food systems and each other through community supported agriculture and cooking.
Madelyn Vital is a Research & Writing Fellow at Food Tank, and a food policy, environmental health, and waste reduction advocate. She enjoys working toward sustainable solutions with local public health, food security, and waste reduction organizations in N.C. Before joining Food Tank, Madelyn served as a Research Assistant in the Food and Agriculture Clinic at Vermont Law School, a Litigation Extern in the Waste Management Section of the N.C. Department of Justice, and a Law Clerk for EPA Region III. Madelyn holds a J.D. and a Masters in Environmental Law & Policy from Vermont Law School, and a B.A. in Environmental Studies from UNC-Chapel Hill. In her free time, she enjoys outdoor recreation, nature photography, and traveling.