• Michael Alberty

    wine columnist & journalist

    Wine columnist, The Oregonian.

    Freelance wine journalist.

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  • Dr. Reva Barewal

    Prosthodontist & Entrepreneur

    Founder of Savorease, Prosthodontist, and french culinary chef.

     

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  • Mimi Casteel

    Regenerative Agriculture Leader & Winemaker

    Winemaker + proprietor, Hopewell Wine.
    Viticulturist.

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  • Roxy De La Torre

    Freelance Reporter & Producer

    Award-winning bilingual reporter and producer. Founder of Somos Media.
    Formerly at at Oregon Public Broadcasting and Univision, covering stories en Español.

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  • Curt Ellis

    Filmmaker, FoodCorps Founder

    Filmmaker behind the Peabody-award-winning documentary King Corn and other films. Cofounder and CEO of FoodCorps.

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  • Virginia Gewin

    Science Journalist

    Award-winning journalist covering food security, climate change, and biodiversity for publications such as Nature, Science, and Modern Farmer.

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  • Laura Louise Green

    Spirits Educator & Licensed Professional Counselor

    Founder, Healthy Pour.

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  • Sheri Hood

    Winemaker & Music Executive

    Winemaker and proprietor, The Pressing Plant
    Former band manager and head of the American branch of the British record label 4AD

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  • Andy Kryza

    Journalist, Educator, & Sensory Expert

    Journalist & former Senior Editor, Thrillist.

  • Reyna Lopez

    Executive Director

    Executive Director, Pineros y Campesinos Unidos del Noroeste (PCUN).

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  • Julia Moskin

    Food & Dining Reporter

    Food & Dining reporter, The New York Times. Pulitzer Prize winner, 2018.

  • Chad Murphy

    Cartoonist

    Professor, Oregon State University. Creator, “Lord Birthday” cartoons.

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  • Julia Niiro

    Founder and CEO of MilkRun

    Founder and CEO, MilkRun.

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  • Vitaly Paley

    Executive Chef

    Former Executive Chef + Restaurateur, Paley Hospitality Group. Winner of the James Beard Award for Best Chef, Northwest (2005).

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  • Farideh Sadeghin

    Executive Culinary Director

    Executive Culinary Director, VICE Media.

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  • Dr. Don Schaffner

    Extension Specialist in Food Science

    Extension Specialist in Food Science + Distinguished Professor, Rutgers University.
    Host, Food Safety Talk.
    Owner, DWS Food Safety Consulting LLC.

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  • Whitney Trotter

    Registered & Licensed Dietitian

    MS, RDN/LDN, RN, RYT.

    Anti-racism Educator/Consultant.

    Human Trafficking Activist.

    Founder, Bluff City Health.

    Co-Founder + Board Director, Restore Corp.

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  • Hannah Wallace

    Food & Wine Journalist

    Freelance journalist + editor.

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