Jessica Anson is a digital marketing specialist in New York City empowering small businesses that are disrupting the food system. She specializes in working with clients focused on food waste, improving farm viability, nutrition and wellness. She received her Bachelor’s of Science in Natural Resources from Cornell University, where she was involved in sustainable agricultural research and social enterprise projects. Formerly Jessica served at the Public Policy Director of the Long Island Farm Bureau, a non-governmental, grassroots organization aiming to solve economic and public policy issues challenging the agricultural industry. She lead local advocacy programs promoting economic security for farming families through education, legislation and media outreach at the local and New York State levels representing 3700 members. Jessica also serves on the Cornell University Long Island Horticultural Research and Extension Center Advisory Board. She is passionate about ways we can solve many of society’s human health and environmental issues through reshaping our food system.