Sarah Weiner has worked side by side with the sustainable food movement’s founders and visionaries across the globe, from Italy to England to Washington DC.
Sarah maintains a special focus on bringing passionate young people into the movement. As the Director of Communication for the Slow Food International Office in Italy, she was immersed in the roots of the food movement before heading to California to become Alice Waters’ “Girl Friday” (in Alice’s words) for two years. Next she spearhead the development of Slow Food Nation as its Content Director, produced the 20,000 person Organic Food Festival in Bristol, England for the Soil Association, developed the Art.Food.Hope fund-raising campaign on the eve of Barack Obama’s Presidential Inauguration, before co-founding Seedling Projects. Seedling Projects’ goal is to engage the public in finding better ways to feed our communities through focused events and strategic models.