LaDawn Strickland

 

LaDawn Strickland is a life longer learner, educator, environmentalist and youth advocate.  Born and raised in Boston she stayed close to home after graduating from the Boston Public Schools to attend the University of Massachusetts, Lesley College and Cambridge College respectively for instruction in Environmental Justice, Teaching and Learning and Public Policy. 

In her new role as the National Outreach Coordinator working with the National Programs team she will assess areas of outreach needed for the Community Food Projects training and technical assistance support, to help develop meaningful relationships with underserved organizations and gain a better understanding of the types of services needed to support their organizations. 

She will also support conference planning for the Community Food Systems Conference, working with local and national host committees to ensure that conference themes are well represented and ensure that the conference is inclusive in all areas.