Jesse Veenstra

National Manager, Farm to School Initiatives
Farm to Cafeteria Canada
Participates in 1 Session
  Jesse is a public health professional with a passion for food security and community building. She brings 10 years of experience managing complex projects across the continuum of care within Vancouver Coastal Health and BC’s Provincial Health Services Authority, including work in the realm of Healthy Schools and Healthy Communities. In April 2018 she joined Farm to Cafeteria Canada as the National Manager of Farm to School Initiatives. She is also an active member of the Vancouver Food Policy Council. Jesse holds a Bachelor of Science in Nutrition and Nutraceutical Science and Master of Science in Human Health and Nutrition, both from the University of Guelph; a Diploma in Project Management from Simon Fraser University; and is completing a Certificate in Food Security from Ryerson University. In her spare time you’ll find Jesse exploring the BC wilderness, experimenting in her garden, or getting creative in her kitchen with the local bounty this province has to offer.   

Sessions in which Jesse Veenstra participates

Friday November 2, 2018

11:00 AM
11:00 AM