FoodCorps Service Member


• Summer 2014 Food Corps Newsletter

Additional Biographical Information: 

FoodCorps service member Grace Rathert holds a B.S. in Environmental Science and a Master of Public Health in Health Promotion and Policy from the University of Missouri in Columbia.  Grace states that “she is eager to connect people with resources to sustain access to fresh, whole foods.” While attending school, Grace was involved in multiple food-related activities in her community including urban agriculture, food security, cooking with kids, community meals, school gardens, and environmental education. As a FoodCorps member, Grace is excited to support community members in their vision to connect youth with wholesome foods and help kids explore growing their own fruits and vegetables. Will be teaching research-based nutrition and gardening curricula as well as support schools and youth programs with projects that connect kids to healthy, meaningful food through nutrition education, engagement in school gardens, and farm to school partnerships.  

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