National Advisory Committee Members


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Alison Blay-Palmer (Co-Chair)


CIGI Chair in Sustainable Food Systems, BSIA
Director, Centre for Sustainable Food Systems
Associate Professor, Geography and Environmental Studies, WLU

  • Email: ablaypalmer@wlu.ca
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Peter Andree


Associate Professor, Department of Political Science, Carleton University

Mary Beckie


Associate Professor, Director, Community Engagement Studies, Faculty of Extension, University of Alberta

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Linda Best


Secretary and Founding Member of FarmWorks and Chair, Friends of Agriculture in Nova Scotia

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Laurette Dubé


Professor Marketing; James McGill Chair of Consumer and Lifestyle Psychology & Marketing, Chair and Scientific Director; McGill Centre for the Convergence for Health & Economics, McGill University

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Catherine Mah


Assistant Professor (Health Policy and Health Services Delivery), Community Health and Humanities, Memorial University

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Brent Mansfield


Co-Chair, BC Food Systems Network, Past Co-Chair / member of the Vancouver Food Policy Council, BC

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Susan Morin


 

 

Community Food Coordinator for Cumberland County, Ecology Action Centre, and Atlantic Canadian representative, Seeds of Diversity, NS

Connie Nelson


Professor, School of Social Work Lakehead University.

Gisèle Yasmeen


Director, Social Protection, WIEGO; Senior Fellow, Institute of Asian Research, University of British Columbia
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Kent Mullinix


Director, Institute for Sustainable Food Systems (ISFS), Faculty of Science and Horticulture, Kwantlen Polytechnic University

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Mirella Stroink


Associate Professor, Department of Psychology, Lakehead University ON

Abra Brynne


Program Manager (sustainable food systems and policy), Food Secure Canada BC

Av Singh


Organics and Rural Infrastructure Specialist,Perennia and Chair in Small Farm Sustainability, Just Us! Centre for Small-Farms, NS

Deborah Simmons


Assistant Professor, University of Manitoba and University of Toronto, and Executive Director, Sahtú Renewable Resource Board, NWT