Host Jenna Liut is thrlled to welcome Deb Eschmeyer to the show today. A dedicated and passionate food system reformer, Deb’s work has included organic farming; co-founding the national nonprofit, FoodCorps; and serving as the Executive Director of Let’s Move! and the Senior Policy Advisor for Nutrition in the Obama Administration. Currently, she is the VP of Communications and Community Affairs at Danone North America. In this episode, we will more about how – in each of these roles – she has worked to create a more sustainable, healthy and just food system, and the lessons she has learned along the way. We will also discuss one of her most recent projects at Danone sponsoring the Slow Food Nations, a festival of flavor, culture and exploration happening in Denver, CO from July 13 – 15th.
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