Monthly Archives: July 2018

2507, 2018

Meet Mindy Santo

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Mindy Santo is a part-time Program Assistant with ASAN, who first joined the team in October 2017 to help plan the 2017 Food & Farm Forum.  She is also a women’s empowerment coach, speaker, relationship-builder, writer, organizer, and food, health, and sustainability enthusiast.

Originally from Ohio, Mindy earned her undergraduate degree in Retail Marketing & Management at […]

2407, 2018

Meet Margaret Weinberg, Youth Food & Farm Forum Coordinator

By |July 24th, 2018|Newsflash!|0 Comments

Margaret Weinberg joined the ASAN team in July, and through the end of 2018 will serve as the Youth Food & Farm Forum Coordinator.

Growing up between Upstate New York and Southern Vermont, Margaret’s childhood was characterized by the gardens of friends and family and the cows constantly wandering into her yard from the dairy farm […]

1807, 2018

ASAN Member Profile: Chef Thyme Randle, The Underground Cooking Academy

By |July 18th, 2018|Member Profiles|0 Comments

For more about the ASAN Member Profiles series, click here.  For a full collection of the profiles published thus far, click here.

 

Chef Thyme Randle, founder of the Underground Cooking Academy, wakes up thinking about art. Not what we typically envision like an image, or sculpture, it’s delicious, healthy food he’s been creating in Birmingham for […]

1807, 2018

ASAN Member Profile: Kamilla Holst Nelson, Happy Flappy Farm

By |July 18th, 2018|Member Profiles|2 Comments

For more about the ASAN Member Profiles series, click here.  For a full collection of the profiles published thus far, click here.

 

Next up, farmer Kamilla Nelson, owner and operator of Happy Flappy Farm, in Madison, AL—thanks to her stepson for the catchy name! Kamilla was born in Denmark, however at one week old her parents […]