Coverage & Communications Intern
Annika La Fave (she/her) joins the OFRF crew because the Fall 2023 coverage & communications intern. Annika is a graduate pupil at Johns Hopkins Bloomberg College of Public Well being, specializing in public well being communications & meals techniques coverage.
Annika started farming in 2010 whereas finishing her B.A. in Schooling at Hampshire School in Amherst, MA. She has since had a different profession in sustainable agriculture elevating livestock, greens, and cut-flowers, educating natural farming and small enterprise administration at Clackamas Neighborhood School, founding her personal small vegetable farm enterprise selling meals fairness in partnership with Oregon Well being & Science College, and, most lately, managing Baltimore County’s Agricultural Heart.
Annika is captivated with land stewardship and the pursuit of occupational tenability for small and starting farmers. She aspires to assist create a extra equitable meals system for producers and shoppers. She spends most of her spare time strolling and operating along with her two energetic greyhounds.