Who We Are

Our Mission

Field and Fork Network connects communities to innovative solutions that foster a sustainable food system.

Our Vision

A resilient, equitable, and community-owned food system.

Our Values

Equity-Minded

We honor unique identities and perspectives with dignity.

Forward Thinking

We turn ideas into long lasting solutions.

Collaborative

We incorporate diverse voices and ideas.

Our Mission

Field and Fork Network connects communities to innovative solutions that foster a sustainable food system.

Our Vision

A resilient, equitable, and community-owned food system.

Our Values

Equity-Minded

We honor unique identities and perspectives with dignity.

Forward Thinking

We turn ideas into long lasting solutions.

Collaborative

We incorporate diverse voices and ideas.

Our Team

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Lisa French

Co-Founder & Executive Director

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Angela Janiszewski

Executive Assistant

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Tom Lowe

Niagara Falls Local Food Action Plan Project Director

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Frances McGuire

Double Up Food Bucks Program Manager

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Nichole Borchard

Communications & Partnerships Manager

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Bryan Gertz

Double Up Food Bucks- Site Coordinator

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Shannon Klein

AmeriCorps VISTA – Adirondack Region

Our Team

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Lisa French

Co-Founder & Executive Director

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Angela Janiszewski

Executive Assistant

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Tom Lowe

Niagara Falls Local Food Action Plan Project Director

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Frances McGuire

Double Up Food Bucks Program Manager

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Bryan Gertz

Double Up Food Bucks- Site Coordinator

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Nichole Borchard

Communications & Partnerships Manager

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Shannon Klein

AmeriCorps VISTA – Adirondack Region

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Stephanie Tisdale

M&T Bank

Board Chair

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Brianna Bartholomew

Independent Health Foundation

Carol Cassell

Carol Cassell

Recovery Health Solutions

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Hayley Davis

L&G Research and Evaluation Consulting

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Stephon Parker

The New York Times

Board Vice Chair

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Umberto Angilletta

M&T Bank

Board Treasurer

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Samuel Burruano

Five Star Bank 

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Mayra Colon

M&T Bank

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Carrie Meyer

Independent Health Foundation

Our Board

Our Board

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Stephanie Tisdale

M&T Bank

Board Chair

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Stephon Parker

The New York Times

Board Vice Chair

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Umberto Angilletta

M&T Bank

Board Treasurer

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Brianna Bartholomew

Independent Health Foundation

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Samuel Burruano

Five Star Bank 

Carol Cassell

Carol Cassell

Recovery Health Solutions

Mayra Colon

M&T Bank

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Hayley Davis

L&G Research and Evaluation Consulting

Carrie Meyer

Independent Health Foundation

Our Supporters & Partners

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