Jane Powell is an independent writer, editor, educator and activist based in Wales. She has worked in agricultural science publishing, as a school science teacher, as project officer with Organic Centre Wales from 2000 to 2015 and as Education Coordinator with LEAF Education (formerly FACE) from 2006 to 2019. She has been a coordinator for Renew Wales since 2019.
She is active in community food projects in Aberystwyth, and is a volunteer coordinator of the Welsh Food Manifesto and the Wales Real Food and Farming Conference. She has a particular interest in how the food system is shaped by the values that we hold, and how food can bring people together and help us find common ground.
She writes at www.foodsociety.wales.