Anita Adalja, Farm Manager, Arcadia Center for Sustainable Food and Agriculture
Hunter Biden, Board Chairman, World Food Program USA
John Boyd, President and Founder, National Black Farmers Association
Randy Russell, Partner, The Russell Group
With Steve Clemons, Washington Editor at Large, The Atlantic
Anita is the Farm Manager of the 2 acre Woodlawn Farm site. Anita initially became interested in sustainable agriculture and food equity/access while working as a social worker in Brooklyn, NY. There she co-founded Seeds to Feed rooftop farm at a supportive housing residence for formerly homeless, mentally ill adults.
Hunter Biden became Chairman of the Board at World Food Program USA in 2012 after serving on the organization's Board since 2009. Prior to that, he worked on the Board of Directors of Amtrak for three years.
John W. Boyd, Jr. is a fourth-generation black farmer, businessman and civil rights activist. He is a founder and president of the non-profit National Black Farmers Association, a position that has frequently placed him in the national spotlight.
Steve Clemons is Washington editor at large for The Atlantic and editor of Atlantic Live. He writes frequently about politics and foreign affairs.
Clemons is a senior fellow and the founder of the American Strategy Program at the New America Foundation, a centrist think tank in Washington, D.C., where he previously served as executive vice president. He writes and speaks frequently about the D.C. political scene, foreign policy, and national security issues, as well as domestic and global economic-policy challenges.
Randy Russell is partner in the agricultural and food consulting firm of the Russell Group. He previously served as Chairman of the Board for the World Food Program/USA which raises awareness and funding in order to fight global hunger.